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Martin Luther King Jr A Legend or Media Hype Martin Luther King Jr has fascinated the minds of individuals since the nineteen sixties The simple question that must be asked is Martin Luther King Jr the legend that the media has created him out to be Was this just a facile act of America and the media fabricating a hero out of a man who simply stood out from the crowd In the following paper we will examine closely at what kind of man Martin Luther King Jr was and what effect the media has caused on the impression and the legacy he has left us with I will show you why it is important to not get caught up in political hype but to respect King for his accomplishments To be able to determine the true character of King we must look at him in a way the majority of individuals have not We must look at King as if he never became famous We must look upon this individual as if we have never heard of him before All we have to go on are the simple hard facts of King we can only look at his contributions to society his character and his personal life away from the camera In this paper I will first evaluate what Dr Martin Luther King Jr has cultivated for America and the world I then will bring up the negative incidences of his past that the majority of this media driven world has not heard Finally I will measure his contributions compared to the negative aspects of his life to determine if King was the man that media made him out to be King was born a preachers son in 1929 He grew up in a society that told him that he was lower than most men because of his color Despite the fact that slavery was already abolished he grew up being mistreated and
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