Compare And Contrast I Have A Dream And Sojourner Truth

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“AIN’T I A WOMAN” AND “I HAVE A DREAM” Martin Luther King Jr. is a man fighting to end segregation. Martin wanted black-and-white to come together as one in Harmony. Sojourner Truth is a woman fighting for equal rights to women. She wanted justice for woman. Their speeches were very inspiring; they talked about how unfair they were treated. They also had evidence to support the reasoning. Also discrimination and segregation was a BIG thing back then and towards others it still is. In this essay I will tell you how Martin Luther King Jr. and Sojourner Truth wanted to end segregation and discrimination. In the speech “Ain’t I a woman”, Sojourner Truth was upset and angry at the fact that women were not treated equally as men. She wanted justice…show more content…
was angry, upset, determine at the fact that blacks and white were not equal. Martin hated discrimination and wanted justice so he started marching, protesting, etc. Martin couldn’t understand why blacks and whites were segregated. One of Martin’s solution is blacks and whites will be equal, the reasoning is they could not eat and drink at the same lunch counters and water fountains. The evidence is they were separated, one of the methods that DR. King used was allusion. Martin also had a Dream that one day, down in Alabama, with its vicious racists, with its governor having his lips dripping with the words of interposition and nullification, one day right there in Alabama, little black boys and black girls will be able to join hands with little white boys and white girls as brothers and sisters. This method was also allusion. Martin also wanted freedom because they were not free and equal. The evidence behind this is one day we will be able to join hands and sing in the words of the old Negro spiritual, Free at last! Free at last! Thank god almighty we are free at last. This method was

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