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Breaking White SupremacyMartin Luther King Jr. and the Black Social Gospel$
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Gary Dorrien

Print publication date: 2018

Print ISBN-13: 9780300205619

Published to Yale Scholarship Online: May 2018

DOI: 10.12987/yale/9780300205619.001.0001

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Redeeming the Soul of America

Redeeming the Soul of America

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Breaking White Supremacy
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Gary Dorrien

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Yale University Press
DOI:10.12987/yale/9780300205619.003.0005

Martin Luther King Jr. grew up in a black southern clerical family, earned graduate degrees at Crozer Seminary and Boston University School of Theology, and electrified the Montgomery boycott on its first night, becoming a movement leader. His training, temperament, and brilliance enabled him to catalyze and hold together the historic, institutional, mostly secular civil rights movement in the North and the fledgling, dramatic, mostly church-based movement in the South.

Keywords:   Daddy King, Ebenezer Church, Morehouse College, Gandhi, Personal idealism, Montgomery boycott, Birmingham demonstration, Southern Christian Leadership Conference, March on Washington, I Have a Dream

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