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Nonviolence

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Martin Luther King, Jr. (1929–1968) was an American pastor, activist, humanitarian, and leader in the African-American Civil Rights Movement. He is best known for his role in the advancement of civil rights using nonviolent civil disobedience based on his Christian beliefs.  More +

 How Long? Not Long!

Dr. King's Last Speech - Prophetic Words


Dr. King's First Interview


Nonviolence is the Most Powerful Weapon

 


Nonviolence is a powerful and just weapon, which cuts without wounding and ennobles the man who wields it. It is a sword that heals.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Nonviolence is not a garment to be put on and off at will. Its seat is in the heart, and it must be an inseparable part of our being.

- Ghandi