Three Men That Will Be Remembered Essay

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A color skin woman walked into a hospital covered in tears with her child in her arms. This woman’s child was very ill and needed a doctor’s help. A nurse walked up to the woman with the child in her arms and told her to leave. She also told her that the hospital she was in did not help color skin people and the hospital that was for her nationality was few blocks away. People these days can go to any hospital and walk in without being told that that hospital is not for them because of their nationality. This relates to Martin Luther King, Abraham Lincoln, and John F. Kennedy. Although these men got assassinated, they were strong dreamers and leaders and changed a lot for us. Martin Luther King is remembered because he changed the way the white and black got along. The white and black people couldn’t hang out together, sit together, and drink out of the same drinking fountain. An example would be Rosa Parks. Rosa Parks refused to move when sitting in the front of a bus when she actually needed to be sitting in the back of the bus. Martin Luther King didn’t like the way it was going. He stepped up and spoke for what he thought was right. “I have a dream that one day on the red hills of Georgia, the sons of former slaves and the sons of former slave owners will be able to sit down together at the table of brotherhood,” (Carson). Martin Luther gave a speech for what is known as the “I Have a Dream” speech, and let everyone hear what he had to say. “I have a dream that one day this nation will rise up and live out the true meaning of its creed” (Carson). Martin Luther King wanted everyone to have freedom and to be treated equally. “We told the truths to be self-evident, that all men should be crated equal,” (Carson). People appreciated the way Martin Luther had changed a lot of things. Although there was a lot of stuff being changed around, Martin Luther King got
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