Martin & Malcolm & America: A Dream or a Nightmare

by James H. Cone. Orbis Books, 2012.


This book explores the relationship between the personal and public ministries of Malcolm X and Martin Luther King, Jr.


historic timeline; contrasting quotes; their legacies in culture, politics, and Christianity

Recommended Audience

African American congregations, congregations engaging issues of faith and justice


Purchase as a book or e-book

Practical Applications

  • Understand the hope and frustration within your urban community by reading and discussing as a leadership team.
  • Dive deeper into two leaders’ approaches of justice and analyze their differences.

About the Contributor

Ben Tapper

Ben Tapper is an associate for resource consulting with the Center for Congregations. Ben has a passion for communal healing and restoration. He is also a consultant on CRG Chat and helps with social media.  

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