We’ve spent some time addressing the nonviolent philosophy which was at the core of the movement King led. Address the following:
Discuss King’s understanding and interpretation of nonviolence–noting areas of strength and weakness.
Also, if King were alive today, how might his view of nonviolence and civil rights fit in with Black Lives Matter? Would BLM embrace, or reject King’s nonviolent philosophy–why or why not?
As always be sure to use specific examples and concepts from our discussions, and make sure to provide at least