Rev. Martin Luther King Jr

quotes by Martin Luther King Jr., the American clergyman, activist and prominent leader in the African-American civil rights movement.


"Sure there are a few good whites just as much as there are a few bad Blacks. However what we are concerned here with is group attitudes and group politics. The exception does not make a lie or the rule - it merely substantiates it.

Nelson Mandela

nelson mandela - Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.

Harriet Tubman

Harriett Tubman was a main founder of the Underground Railroad. She would help slaves travel to the north to become free. She is an influential black woman because she put her life in danger to free thousands of others.

Thurgood Marshall

Thurgood Marshall (July 1908 – January was an Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court, serving from October 1967 until October Marshall was the Court's justice and its first African-American justice.

Malcolm X

Remembering African-American Muslim minister and human rights activist Malcolm X (May 1925 – February born Malcolm Little and also known as El-Hajj Malik El-Shabazz.

Dr. John Henrik Clarke

"A Dissenting View" / Dr. John Henrik Clarke response to Henry Louis Gates' "Black Demagogues and Pseudo-Scholars"

Rev Albert B Cleage

Rev Albert B Cleage

Marcus Garvey

Civil Rights Activist. Marcus Garvey was a proponent of the Black Nationalism and Pan-Africanism movements, inspiring the Nation of Islam and the Rastafarian movement.

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