While Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X had the same goal: to end exploitation, discrimination and racism; their philosophies for how to achieve this goal differed greatly. Complete and essay which analyzes the similarities and differences of their (a) philosophy/movement and (b) personal/professional lives.
Your essay might be structured in the following manner:
i. Introduction with a roadmap and a thesis statement;
ii. Discussion of Malcolm Xâ€™s life, personally and/or professionally;
iii. Discussion of Malcolm Xâ€™s philosophy for achieving equality;
iv. Discussion of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.â€™s life, personally and/or professionally;
v. Discussion of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.â€™s philosophy for achieving equality; vi. Compare/Contrast the similarities and differences of their respective lives;
vii. Compare/Contrast the similarities and differences of their respective philosophies for achieving equality;
viii. Continuation of paragraph vii; and ix. Conclusion.
In completing this prompt, you are required to cite to The Ballot or the Bullet, Letter from a Birmingham Jail and I Have a Dream. In addition, you must cite to at least two additional â€˜credibleâ€™ sources. This brings your total reference count to at least five sources. You may certainly cite to additional appropriate sources if you choose.
Please comply with APA formatting/citation guidelines. Likewise, please refrain from using first-person subjective pronouns in your writing (I, we).
Your essay is to be typed (Times New Roman 12pt font), double-spaced and with 1 inch margins throughout. The length of your essay is to be 3-6 pages (exclusive of title and references page).
*Please avoid plagiarism and use simple grammar as my first language is not English*