Read The Other America speech by Dr. King at Stanford University in 1967 and the article, MLK: Loss of a Transformative Life by Douglas Blackmon. PDFs attached.
You are to fully read both articles and write an essay regarding the readings.
You are to address the following points in your essay:
- Compare King’s writings about “where we are now” in 1967 to “where we are today” utilizing the Blackmon article.
- Select at least 2 paragraphs or sentences in The Other America speech that stood out to you because they helped you learn/ think/ponder/reflect/see society from a different perspective.