Martin Luther King's Grassroots Movement

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In 1955 a former preacher named Martin Luther King began the Grassroots Movement, also known as the early movement. Dr. King’s had goals for the early movement, with a strategy that was supported by many African Americans. His goals was to move toward integration of white and black people, along with hopes to have black people given political rights and equality. Martin wanted a world where black and whites worked together equally, and side by side. His goals was to diminish the mindset of “us and them” and, instead create a world of “we”. Dr. King believed that African Americans had the right to be politically equal to white people. He achieved this goal on January 23rd, 1994 when the 24th amendment was enforced abolishing poll taxes. Dr.
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