The Community Leaders

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James Brown

  • He performed at the Boston Garden 24 hours after Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated
  • His goal was to prevent the black community from rioting
  • That day, he kept thousands of angry citizens out of the streets
James Brown performs 'Cold Sweat". Live at the Boston Garden. April 5, 1968.

Martin Luther King Jr.

  • Martin Luther King, Jr. was an American pastor, activist, humanitarian, and leader in the African-American Civil Rights Movement.
  • He wanted everyone to be equals
  • He did everything in his power to follow his dream without violence
  • He brought communities together

The Jasper Community

  • The Jasper community decided they faiths of Berry, Brewer, and King
  • Berry and King were convicted death penalties for the murder they committed on James Byrd

The Murderers Of James Byrd :

The Crisis

In the Jasper community, there has been a lot of racism which led to the murder of James Byrd.