CIVIL RIGHTS LEADERS

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MLK Jr, Malcolm X, and JFK were all civil rights leaders. Malcolm X and MLK Jr were assassinated because they were a voice of the black population that was pushing for civil rights. JFK assassination could of been the out come of him wanting equal rights for the African-American population in America.

Their differences

MLK Jr pushed for civil rights in a peaceful way unlike Malcolm X who wanted civil rights even if violence was the solution. MLK Jr told his followers that if they should not fight back and to become peaceful. Malcolm's followers were told to stand their ground and to defend yourselves if needed.