Illustrations from photographs of Martin Luther King and Malcolm X on a white background with red text
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Both Martin Luther King Jr. and Malcolm X fought for racial equality. Malcolm X was an American Muslim minister and a human rights activist, who advocated for the rights of blacks and has been called one of the greatest and most influential Africa Americans in history. Martin Luther King, Jr. was an American Baptist minister, activist, humanitarian, and leader in the African-American Civil Rights Movement. He is famously known for his role in the advancements of civil rights using nonviolent civil disobedience. Both figures are very prominent African American individuals who fought for what they stood for and changed history.