Martin & Malcolm & America: a dream or a nightmare

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Orbis Books, 1992 - Biography & Autobiography - 358 pages
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This groundbreaking and highly acclaimed work examines the two most influential African-American leaders of this century. While Martin Luther King, Jr., saw America as "a dream . . . Cone cuts through superficial assessments of King and Malcolm as polar opposites to reveal two men whose visions were moving toward convergence. (Orbis Books)

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If you would like to understand the the different between Black and White as human creature read this book.

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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


A Dream or a Nightmare?
The Making of a Dreamer 192955
The Making of a Bad Nigger 192552

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James H. Cone, Charles A. Briggs Distinguished Professor of Systematic Theology at Union Theological Seminary, is widely regarded as one of the most influential theologians in America. His books include Black Theology & Black Power, A Black Theology of Liberation, The Spirituals & the Blues, God of the Oppressed, and Martin & Malcolm & America: A Dream or a Nightmare.