by Martin Luther King, Jr.

1964

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This week in class, we’re reading "Martin Luther King, Jr. Nobel Acceptance Speech" by Martin Luther King, Jr..

In “Martin Luther King, Jr. Nobel Acceptance Speech,” King accepts the Nobel Peace Prize for his contributions to the Civil Rights Movement.

As we read, we will be discussing the themes of America, Prejudice & Discrimination, and Social Change & Revolution as they relate to the text. We are trying to answer these big questions :

"How has America changed over time?", "What are the effects of prejudice?", and "How do people create change?"

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