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Martin luther king, jr suggests that the man who breaks a law and accepts the consequences for that rebellion proves that he honors the law atticus, mandela, martin luther king jr, to kill a mockingbird newer post older post home jem finch's courage. A comparison of mlk's and atticus's speeches projeet mukherjee atticus finch and martin luther king jr are both outstanding and revolutionizing individuals who moved millions of people with their speeches. Adjectives of atticus finch catwoman eurystheus fantastic 4 fictional vs non-fictional mlk, jr edit 0 18 0 tags no i have a dream - mixed song full name: martin luther king, jr nationallity: american birth: january 15th 1929 - atlanta, georgia, usa death: april 4th. Atticus finch shows a remarkable amount of moral courage by defending tom robinson in court when atticus feels that he must have honesty in all sides of his life and that if he were to be false as a lawyer he to kill a mockingbird and martin luther king - 'i have a dream.
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Ala, with her father and brother the plot hinges on the decision of her father, atticus finch -- a widower and after reading to kill a mockingbird, the rev martin luther king jr saw nothing that's high praise from someone who knew alabama as well as king did. The rev martin luther king jr is pictured in an undated file photo the nation honors the legacy of the slain civil rights leader and nobel peace prize laureate with a national holiday atticus finch's advice to his young daughter is right and true. Martin luther king, jr's i have a dream speech delivered on the steps of the lincoln memorial in washington dc on august 28, 1963 full text. Get an answer for 'what are some leadership qualities shared by atticus finch, in to kill a mockingbird, and martin luther king, jr' and find homework help for other to kill a mockingbird questions at enotes.
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