I am here in Birmingham because of the Injustice here. I am cognizant of the interralatedness of all communities and states.
List of Important "Loaded Words"
"The nations of Africa and Asia are moving like jet-speed towards political independence and we still creep at horse and buggy speed toward the gaining of a cup of coffee a lunch counter. I guess it is easy for those who have never felt the stinging darts of segregation to say wait"
Example of Logos
Most Effective Appeal
"It was seen sublimely in the refusal of Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednago to obey the laws of Nebuchadnezzar because a higher moral law was involved."
Example of Ethos
"Seek to explain to your 6 year old daughter why she cannot go to the public amusement park because "Funtown" is closed to colored people. And see tears welling up in her little eyes and see her begin to distort her little personality.
Example of Pathos
Negros, colored people, brutalized, vicious, agonizing, tip toe stance, bleakness, corroding despair, plunging in abyss of justice, lynch, impunity, poverty, distort, bitterness, humiliated, outer resentments, degenerating, urge,
Pathos, mostly all the whites who read his letter if it where filled with ethos and logos would not bat an eye, it would be to them, just another colored man wanting rights. But MLK used pathos to make the listeners feel what pain colored people have to go through everyday and put whites in his and all the other colored peoples shoes.