Ethos Pathos Logos In Letter From Birmingham Jail

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One of the most effective rhetorical appeals that was used in this passage was logos and pathos. Martin Luther King jr. wished for immunity and unity between the races. While he attended jail, he determined to write a letter to the ministers showing how he perceives this local issue. Using emotional and persuasive writing to attach the ministers to the letter, giving them the perspective of how Martin Luther King saw it. His letter was very informal about his hopes for the upcoming future that us humans are now in. To begin I will present some meaningful quotes from the article (“ Letter from Birmingham Jail “ written by Martin Luther King jr. April 16, 1963.Paragraph 5) ” It is unfortunate that demonstrations are taking place in Birmingham,

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