Letter o black and white. The letter from birmingham jail also known as the letter from birmingham city jail and the negro is your brother is an open letter written on april 16 1963 by martin luther king jr. It says that people have a moral responsibility to break unjust laws and to take direct action rather than waiting potentially forever for. You just have to peel the letters from the backing and place them on your shirt before ironing. Whatever white people do not know about negroes reveals precisely and inexorably what they do not know about themselves.
Letter from a region in my mind from 1962. 16 april 1963 my dear fellow clergymen. While confined here in the birmingham city jail i came across your recent statement calling my present activities unwise and untimely. I bought these letters to make team t shirts.
Willie lynch speech has been credited to william lynch a white slave owner who reportedly made the speech on the banks of the james river in 1712 what do people think. C is the third letter in the english alphabet and a letter of the alphabets of many other writing systems which inherited it from the latin alphabetit is also the third letter of the iso basic latin alphabetit is named cee pronounced s i in english. The letter defends the strategy of nonviolent resistance to racism. The letters are very easy to transfer.
Every year on martin luther king day im reminded of these words from letter from a birmingham jail. Two black men were arrested on suspicion of trespassing in a philadelphia starbucks on thursday. I must confess that over the past few years i have been gravely disappointed with the white moderate. The police commissioner defended the actions of his officers but starbucks apologized.