Books written by Martin Luther King, Jr

The Radical King

Beacon Press (MA) | January 13, 2015 | 320 pages
Features more than 20 works, organized by theme, by the celebrated orator and civil rights champion that highlight his revolutionary vision as a democratic socialist, his opposition to the Vietnam War, his solidarity with the poor and his fight against global imperialism.  More Info

The Trumpet of Conscience

Beacon Pr | October 26, 2010 | 96 pages
MLK’s final statements on racism, poverty, war, and the civil rights movement In November and December 1967, Martin Luther King, Jr., delivered five lectures for the renowned Canadian Broadcasting Corporation Massey Lecture Series. The collection was immediately released by the CBC under the... More Info

I Have a Dream

Random House Digital, Inc. | October 9, 2012 | 40 pages
Presents the text of the famous speech given on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. by Martin Luther King, Jr., complemented by paintings illustrating the ideals the civil rights leader described.  More Info

All Labor Has Dignity

Beacon Pr | January 11, 2011 | 240 pages
Presents a collection of speeches by the civil rights leader on the need for economic equality and justice, detailing his support of unions, labor reform, and call for an end to discrimination against African American workers.  More Info

Where Do We Go from Here

Beacon Pr | January 1, 2010 | 223 pages
The celebrated civil rights leader outlines the trends in the African American struggle during the sixties, and pleads for peaceful coexistence between the African American and white communities.  More Info

Why We Can't Wait

Beacon Pr | January 11, 2011 | 256 pages
An impassioned work by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., shares a heartfelt argument for equality and an end to racial discrimination that explains why the civil rights struggle is vital to the United States. Reissue.  More Info