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Matthew Dixon English 2 10/24/2011 1AB
Martin Luther King Jr
The main idea I think the main idea of the article is talking about how he set goals and accomplished his goals. I said this was the main because the title of the article and it names some of his greatest accomplishments.
Detail 1 In the summer of 1963, Dr. King led the March on Washington, stirring the emotions of millions with the words “I have a dream.” On Dec. 10, 1964, he won the Nobel Peace Prize. MLK’s I have dream speech and winning the Nobel Peace Prize was his greatest accomplishments.
Detail 2 His strong beliefs in civil rights and non-violence made him one of the leading opponents to American participation in the war in Vietnam. He did not like violence.
Detail 3 The Martin Luther King Jr. National Memorial commemorates Dr. King’s fight for equality and economic justice for all Americans. He believe in equality and justice for all as a true American would.