"They have come to realize that their freedom is inextricably bound to our freedom. \\'e cannot walk alone. And as we walk we must make the pledge hat we shall always march ahead. We cannot turn back." (King)
"We cannot be satisfied as long as the negro's basic mobility is from a smaller ghetto to a larger one."(King)
"But one hundred years later, the Negro still is not free."(King)
King establishes credibility by showing show he knows that they cannot quit and he will keep trying to help people get their freedom.
"Now is the time to make real the promises of democracy. Now is the time to rise from the dark and desolate valley of segregation to the sunlit path of racial justice."(King)
This appeals to one's emotions by showing how African Americans are being treated horribly and are not equal to whites.
"We can never be satisfied as long as the Negro isthe victim of the unspeakable horrors of police brutality." (King)
King uses statistics on how it has been a century and African Americans are still not free. This shows how unfair it is for his people.
"But we refuse to believe that the bank of justice is bankrupt." (King)
King shows that he is knowledgeable in this field by saying how it is time to take action against racism and how he will be a leader of it.
King makes people become emotional over the subject by showing show African Americans are subject to horrible treatment.
He acknowledges that people are unjust towards African Americans and how this affects everyone's daily lives showing his opinion and true facts on the situation.