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Fifty years ago today, dr martin luther king, jr penned his now famous letter from birmingham jail on this anniversary, erin wilson reflects. Martin luther king jr's “letter from birmingham city jail” is considered by many civil-rights historians to be one of the seminal writings of the. Martin luther king, jr was arrested in birmingham, alabama, on good friday, april 12, 1963, and while he was in jail, he saw in the. The reverend martin luther king, jr was, in his highly-regarded august 1963 letter to a group of white clergy who questioned and criticized his activities in.
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