Gandhi and King: The Power of Nonviolent Resistance

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Note: Gandhi has been abbreviated as G and King as K.
Abernathy, Ralph, 225, 232, 278
accommodation, nonviolent, 34, 35–36
Adams, John, 184
affirmative action, 156, 162
Afghanistan, 23
Africa, 208, 209–210
African, Black, 76
African Americans, 209, 210, 275
Africans, 49, 72, 126, 186
agape, 197–199, 221, 270
ahimsa, 16, 62, 64, 72, 292, 305, 306; and celibacy, 109; G's commitment to, 97–100, 104–106, 123; G and cowardice, 78–79; 91–92; and Salt March, 143; and sarvodaya, 110; and satyagraha, 106–108; and truth, 106–107
Ahmedabad, 138
Al Qaeda, 22
Alabama, 197, 201, 228, 240, 244–245
Alabama Christian Movement for Human Rights, 234
Alabama National Guard, 243
Alabama Project, 245
Alabama State College, 181
Alabama State University, 185
Albany, GA, 219–220, 223; nonviolent resistance in, 230–234, 235, 236, 239
Albright, Madeleine, 13
America, 156, 170, 171, 172, 179, 186, 191–192, 204; beacon on a hill, 272; blacks and Muslims in, 264–265, 268; K's changing view of, 253–254; K's creative tension in, 256; poverty in, 301
American(s), 13, 22, 23, 26, 39, 42, 124; 184; and Birmingham, AL, 239; K's proposed national minimum income for, 254, 301; and September 11 terrorist attack, 287–289; and slavery, 157
American Dream, 273
American Revolution, 184, 206
Amish, 17, 27


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