Martin Luther King’s accomplishments

Theologian. Activist. Philosopher. Idealist. The Baptist minister known as Martin Luther King, Jr. was in reality a disciple of great predecessors such as India independence activist Mahatma Gandhi and Romantic-era philosopher Henry David Thoreau. His astounding oratory skills and sway over both black and white audiences were instrumental in directing the American civil rights movement, but, most importantly, his message of tolerance and peace towards all people united the masses under one faith—the belief that humanity could overcome the stain of racism to forge a new destiny together. Here are some key facts about his life and career:

Martin Luther King’s accomplishments

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