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I am in Birmingham because injustice is herecompelled to carry the gospel of freedom beyond my own home town Like Paul I must constantly respond to the Macedonian call for aidKing Martin Luther King saw an injustice in America and decided that direct action was the only way anything would ever change As a society we must follow Dr Kings example When faced with injustice in our society we must force change at all costs The most admirable quality of King was that he acted while others like Thoreau only thought of things that could be done with no realistic way to achieve their goals for society First we must define an injustice Dr King says Any law that uplifts human personality is just Any law that degrades human personality is unjust The laws that Kings movement eventually changed are now considered unjust by our society The laws that are now called unjust are now unpopular in the main stream of todays society This could mean that there is no true just or unjust it could mean that these terms only hold meaning as popular and unpopular opinions Popular opinions have a tendency to favor the many at least on the surface Since the opinions are popular when individuals have an objection to these opinions they usually keep the objections to them selves and show support to the opinion on the surface King was different he saw an injustice and he did something about it Many people that had been previously unvocal stepped forward to support him in his efforts many others stepped forward to show their hatred for his movement The civil rights movement of the fifties and sixties sparked outrage in America People were either upset that blacks wanted a fair shake or they were mad that blacks didnt have their fair shake Both sides expect their government to do them justice The government is there for the people and should serve
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