Theme of Letter from Birmingham Jail
Martin Luther King Jr. shows that the group should decide.
He says "Let us turn to more concrete example of just and unjust laws."
That proves that he feels as a group we should identify what is right and wrong.
Fight for what is right
Dr. King says if you see injustice it is right to step in and stop the injustice.
He says "I cannot sit idly by... and not be concerned what happens in Birmingham. injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
Proving he felt that if the cause is strong enough it is worth fighting for.
Treat Others the Way You Want to be Treated
Dr. King wants everyone to be equal
He is saying he knows the people their are discriminated against and wants to help them
He says "Beyond this, I am in Birmingham because injustice is here."
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