Could non-violence have worked without people like John Lewis and organizations like the Black Panthers? Why or why not?

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and read the sections titled "Soviet-American Confrontation" and "The Containment Policy."
Under each section are three questions, for a total of six. Choose one question from each section (2 questions total) and write a 150-word (total) response to your two chosen questions.

Assignment 2

Civil Rights Movement of the 50s and 60s.
Read MLK’s explanation of non-violence philosophy here: https://web.archive.org/web/20160326041608/https://www.pbs.org:80/wgbh/amex/eyesontheprize/sources/ps_nonviolence.html
Read a speech by John Lewis here: https://web.archive.org/web/20160326235652/https://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/eyesontheprize/sources/ps_washington.html
And finally, a speech by Malcolm X here: https://web.archive.org/web/20160312132436/https://www.pbs.org:80/wgbh/amex/eyesontheprize/sources/ps_noi.html

Answer the following question.
1. Could non-violence have worked without people like John Lewis and organizations like the Black Panthers? Why or why not?
2. Why do you think the Civil Rights Movement was so successful during this period of time?
3. Non-violence did not work everywhere. John Lewis and the Black Panthers in part illustrate this. Why do you think this was so?