Cool Dead People
Cool
Dead
People
Inspirational people

1. What does “inspirational mean?”
2. Who do you think is inspirational?
Today, we are going to talk
about a man from the U.S.A.
who I think is very inspirational
Do
you
know
who
this
is?
Martin Luther King, Jr.
But, before we talk about Martin
Luther King, Jr…. a little bit about
U.S. history.
Slavery was legal until 1865
But for many years later, white people were
not kind to black people
There was still lots of
racism (인종 차별주의),
mostly in the south
Especially
in states
like
Alabama
and
Mississippi
Black people could not eat at the
same restaurants as white people
Sign from a
“white
only”
restaurant
Black people could not use the
same restrooms as white
people, or even drink from the
same water fountains.
• Black children also went to different
schools than white children.
• (And the schools for black children were
not as goo...
Around 1955 black people
started to get angry….
…and people started to protest
… kind of like the KTX workers are
protesting now in Korea
Sometimes the (white) police were
not good….

Birmingham, Alabama, 1963
Martin Luther King, Jr. helped
organize the protests
But he always told people to not be
violent
Here is a VERY famous speech that he
gave. Maybe you know it.
• http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ggl36fq
SlsY
And now a few quotes from
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Journal Questions
1.
2.
3.
4.

What is racism?
Write 1 example of racism from the ppt.
Write 1 example of racism in S. Kor...
Cool Dead People: Martin Luther King, Jr.
Cool Dead People: Martin Luther King, Jr.
Cool Dead People: Martin Luther King, Jr.
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Cool Dead People: Martin Luther King, Jr.

  1. 1. Cool Dead People Cool Dead People
  2. 2. Inspirational people 1. What does “inspirational mean?” 2. Who do you think is inspirational?
  3. 3. Today, we are going to talk about a man from the U.S.A. who I think is very inspirational
  4. 4. Do you know who this is?
  5. 5. Martin Luther King, Jr.
  6. 6. But, before we talk about Martin Luther King, Jr…. a little bit about U.S. history.
  7. 7. Slavery was legal until 1865
  8. 8. But for many years later, white people were not kind to black people
  9. 9. There was still lots of racism (인종 차별주의), mostly in the south Especially in states like Alabama and Mississippi
  10. 10. Black people could not eat at the same restaurants as white people Sign from a “white only” restaurant
  11. 11. Black people could not use the same restrooms as white people, or even drink from the same water fountains.
  12. 12. • Black children also went to different schools than white children. • (And the schools for black children were not as good as the schools for white children)
  13. 13. Around 1955 black people started to get angry….
  14. 14. …and people started to protest
  15. 15. … kind of like the KTX workers are protesting now in Korea
  16. 16. Sometimes the (white) police were not good…. Birmingham, Alabama, 1963
  17. 17. Martin Luther King, Jr. helped organize the protests
  18. 18. But he always told people to not be violent
  19. 19. Here is a VERY famous speech that he gave. Maybe you know it. • http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ggl36fq SlsY
  20. 20. And now a few quotes from Martin Luther King, Jr.
  21. 21. Journal Questions 1. 2. 3. 4. What is racism? Write 1 example of racism from the ppt. Write 1 example of racism in S. Korea What did Martin Luther King, Jr. do to fight racism? 5. How can we fight racism?

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