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Read the following quote
by Dr. Martin Luther King and then reflect and discuss the questions
"In our society it is
murder, psychologically, to deprive a human of a job or an income. You
are in substance saying to that human that she/he has no right to exist.
You are in a real way deprecating him/her of life, liberty, and the
pursuit of happiness, denying in his (or her) case the very creed of
. . . society. Now, millions of people are being strangled that way.
The problem is international in scope. And it is getting worse, as the
gap between the poor and the affluent society increases." (Win,
If you could just put this
into your own words, what would Dr. King be saying?
Do you agree or disagree?
How can more jobs be created
How is the job market changing
Do you agree that there is
a widening gap between rich and poor?
Whose responsibility is it
to find work? The individual, society or the government?
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