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Martin Luther King Jr.: Baptist Theorist And African American Civil Rights Activist

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Martin Luther King Jr. was a Baptist minister and African American civil rights activist. He was one of the most significant leaders in U.S history of non-violence, he is considered an icon and peace maker by many people around the world. Founding Southern Christian Leadership Conference of Atlanta Ga, in 1957 an African American civil rights organization that focuses to “educate youth and adults in the areas of personal responsibility, leadership potential and, community service; to ensure economic justice, civil rights and, to eradicate environmental classism and racism wherever it exist” (Nationalsclc.org). Sclc during a time of racism and violence towards the black population declared that segregation must end and that black people should
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