The Disasters in the Two Towns
The leaders play a role in responding to a crisis and preventing other crisis. In "The Night James Brown Saved Boston", James Brown performed to calm everyone down, get their mind off about how Martin Luther King got assassinated, and stop from burning the city down. In "The Two Towns of Jasper" the mayor brought everything to trial to settle everything down.
James Brown was an American recording artist and musician.
James Byrd, Jr. was an African-American who was murdered by three men, in Jasper Texas on June 7, 1998. Shawn Berry, Lawrence Russell Brewer, and John King dragged Byrd for three miles behind a pick-up truck.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Martin Luther King Jr. was an American Pastor, who wanted the black and white community to be equal.
The Night James Brown Saved Boston
What weakness in society contributed to "The Two Towns of Jasper"?
What was the purpose of the night James Brown performed?
In "The Two Towns of Jasper" some black people couldn't get a job as easily as white people. How was everyone treated in the City?
In "The Night James Brown Saved Boston" Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated. What was the purpose of James Brown's performance and what did he want everyone in his city to become?
In "The Night James Brown Saved Boston" the white people said the black people couldn't get a job and get paid less, what was this a sign of?
What was a very important part in the decision in court, in "The Two Towns of Jasper"?