Civil Rights Leaders

Martin Luther King Jr. #1

He was a leader that promoted non violent protest. They were protesting to have equal rights with the blacks. He and Malcom X went two complete ways on protest.

Malcom X #2

Malcom X became the leader and he wanted to have violent protest. He wanted to fight back and not have sit in anymore. MLK wanted to have sit ins and non violent protests. Malcom X wanted to have violent protests.

Rosa Parks #3

Rosa Parks was on a bus and she didn't give up her seat to a white person. She was then arrested and put into jail. Her argument was that she was in the black section and they made her move. She gave the blacks something to protest