Martin and Malcolm and America: A Dream Or a Nightmare
Cone contrasts the ideological visions of these two leaders during the civil rights movement, including how each man saw the future of blacks in America -- "I have a dream" versus "I see a nightmare" -- and how each man viewed the influence of white society on black culture -- from "we must love our white brothers" to "white man's heaven is a black man's hell." He finds surprising similarities, especially over a long period of time, when both King and X developed their philosophies from initial thoughts to full-fledged ideals.
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Review: Martin and Malcolm and America: A Dream or a Nightmare?User Review - Jesi - Goodreads
Cone's book is not really a biography; it's more of a comparative analysis of Martin Luther King and Malcolm X's major speeches, interviews, and writings. In that respect, it's great for a rhetoric ... Read full review
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The most thought provoking analysis of two key players of the civil rights movement! Read full review
A Dream or a Nightmare?
The Making of a Dreamer 192955
The Making of a Bad Nigger 192552
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