Martin Luther King's Dream

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Have you ever had a dream to become a leader and change society? A man in Memphis, Tennessee named Martin Luther king Jr., which had a dream to end African American segregation and racism. Martin was known as an excellent leader for his amazing speech “I have a dream” that shocked the world. Now what made him an excellent leader? An excellent leader is someone that can step up to something and solve problems. But you can look at people and decide if they are a good leader or not, by the qualities they produce, the way they inspire people, and what they have achieved. All of qualities are in one of the greatest leaders known as Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. This man is a role model to the human race. Martin Luther King Jr. also known as “M.L.K.” was born in Atlanta, Georgia, in 1929. His father was a pastor, so he grew up very religious. “Martin followed his dads footsteps and become a minister of a church in the small city of Montgomery, Alabama. Montgomery was a great example of racism. Dr. King saw the racism and felt something was needed too be done. On December 1, 1995, “Rosa Parks chose not to give up her seat in front of a bus for a white passenger, resulting to being arrested.”(The Dream) A decision by Martian to boycott against the bus transportation started his life as an excellent leader. Martian point of view is to stand up for your people, not to be afraid of anything, to stand up for your rights, and fight with nonviolence.”(The Dream) Martian was against
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