Drawing by Evan Bissell based on photograph by Danny Lyon.
In partnership with Beacon Press, we've created a series of six lessons as a companion to A Time to Break Silence: The Essential Works of Martin Luther King, Jr., for Students. This lesson, Love and Faith, introduces students to the music and poetry of the modern African American Freedom Struggle and challenges them to create their own creative works.
King often spoke of the inherent role of love and faith within the movement for justice. Why did King believe love was at the center of the struggle for justice?