There were mistakes that President Kennedy made as well. After the Cuban Revolution, the United States tried to overthrow the Cuban government in what wa...
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...y, Martin Luther King was being more successful with his peaceful protests. Also, Martin Luther King even had President Dwight Eisenhower supporting him because of his nonviolent ways. Many of us are told from a very young age that violence is never the answer. Malcolm X took interest in the Nation of Islam, yet when he was assassinated, he was assassinated by almost his own people. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated by a white man. In the end, Martin Luther King Jr. lived for a longer time and was more successful because his followers admired him.
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