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Theodonia Marshall November 6, 2012 The World House The World House, a piece of literature written by Martin Luther King Jr, A great civil rights activist/leader, writer, and philosopher. In the passage, he talks about an idea from a famous novelist who died which was “A widely separated family inherits a house which they have to live together.” (J. L. Judith Nadell 597) (J. L. Judith Nadell 597)" \s "A widely separated family inherits a house which they have to live together.\"<>" \c 1 Martin Luther king then builds upon and talked about what he thought about that. In the passage he quotes “We have inherited a great “world house” in which we have to live together”-Black and white, Easterner and Westerner, Gentile and Jew,…show more content…
Martin Luther King then quotes “Nothing could be more tragic than for men to live in these revolutionary times and fail to achieve the new attitudes and the new mental outlooks that the situation demands”CITATION Mar12 \p 599 \l 1033 (King 599) TA \l "Nothing could be more tragic than for men to live in these revolutionary times and fail to achieve the new attitudes and the new mental outlooks that the situation demands\”CITATION Mar12 \p 599 \l 1033 (King 599) (King 599)" \s "Nothing could be more tragic than for men to live in these revolutionary times and fail to achieve the new attitudes and the new mental outlooks that the situation demands\"< CITATION Mar12 \p 599 \l 1033 (King 599) >" \c 1 In this quote, I believe he is stating that in times of change people must be educated to survive, or it will be detrimental to the movement. Then, in the literature he goes on to say that “One of the great liabilities of history is that all too many
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