• Martin Luther King Jr And Malcolm X
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    ... k youth, Malcolm X was rebellious and angry. He blamed the poor social conditions that blacks lived in on the whites. 'His past ghetto life prepared him to reject non-violence and integration and to accept a strong separatist philosophy as the basis for black survival,' (Internet, Malcolm X anniversary). He even believed at one time that whites were agents of the devil. As a result, 'Malcolm X recommended a separatist and nationalist strategy for black survival,' (pg. 57, Malcolm X: The man...
  • Martin Luther King Jr Vs Malc
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    ... (Internet, Malcolm X anniversary). He even believed at one time that whites were agents of the devil. As a result, "Malcolm X recommended a separatist and nationalist strategy for black survival," (pg. 57, Malcolm X: The man and his times) He believed that only through violence would conditions change. He saw no evidence that white society had any moral conscience and promoted the role of the angry black against racist America. King's philosophies presented a sharp contrast to those of Malc...
  • Luther King Malcolm Black America
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    ... sary). He even believed at one time that whites were agents of the devil. As a result, 'Malcolm X recommended a separatist and nationalist strategy for black survival,' (pg. 57, Malcolm X: The man and his times) He believed that only through violence would conditions change. He saw no evidence that white society had any moral conscience and promoted the role of the angry black against racist America. King's philosophies presented a sharp contrast to those of Malcolm X. He believed that thro...
  • Martin Luther King Malcolm Black Blacks
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    MLK and Malcolm X: Different Tactics Same Results Martin Luther King, Jr. and Malcolm X grew up in different environments. King was raised in a comfortable middle-class family where education was firmly stressed. Malcolm X, on the other hand came from an underprivileged home, where education was not such a big deal. Malcolm X was a self taught man, who received little schooling and rose to greatness on his own due to his own intelligence and determination. The early backgrounds of the two were c...
  • Another Martin Luther King
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    Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X grew up in different environments. King was raised in a comfortable middle-class family where education was stressed. On the other hand, Malcolm X came from and underprivileged home. He was a self-taught man who received little schooling and rose to greatness on his own intelligence and determination. Martin Luther King was born into a family whose name in Atlanta was well established. Despite segregation, Martin Luther King's parents ensured that their chil...