campaign was preceded by King 's final book, Where Do We Go from Here: Chaos or Community? I would like to see the fervor of the civil-rights movement imbued into the peace movement to instill it with greater strength. Bearing the Cross: Martin Luther King. 172 King was booked in Room 306 at the Lorraine Motel (owned by Walter Bailey) in Memphis. Lorraine Motel in, memphis, Tennessee, on April 4, 1968. Marable, Manning; Mullings, Leith (2000). "m: Martin Luther King.: The Legacy". There is no human circumstance more tragic than the persisting existence of a harmful condition for which a remedy is readily available. Retrieved January 16, 2012.
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"1,300 Members Participate in Memphis Garbage Strike". Retrieved January 29, 2018. King also brought up issues of civil rights and the draft. In the eleven-year period between 19, King traveled over six million miles and spoke over twenty-five hundred times, appearing wherever there was injustice, protest, and action; and meanwhile he wrote five books as well as numerous articles. "White America's reaction to the shooting of MLK?". Retrieved July 9, 2014. Retrieved November 13, 2013. Foreign Policy Since World War. The campaign culminated in a march on Washington,.C., demanding economic aid to the poorest communities of the United States. Was the conscience of his generation.
When notified of his selection, he announced that he would turn over the prize money of 54,123 to the furtherance of the civil rights movement. A b c King, Martin Luther (April 16, 1963). Abernathy, who was present at the assassination, testified to the United States House Select Committee on Assassinations that King and his entourage stayed at Room 306 so often that it was known as the " King -Abernathy suite." 173 According to Jesse Jackson, who was. 2 King 's legal name at birth was Michael King, and his father was also born Michael King, but, after a period of gradual transition on the elder King 's part, he changed both his and his son's names in 1934.