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Henry david thoreau (see name pronunciation july 12, 1817 – may 6, 1862) was an american essayist, poet, philosopher, abolitionist, naturalist. Equality poem by maya angelou - poem hunter home poems poets member area quotations poetry e-books share this poem: maya angelou. American icons american icons these lesson plans encourage students to explore the contributions to society made by prominent americans from all walks of life.
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Henry david thoreau and martin luther king, in civil disobedience and letter from birmingham jail, respectively, both conjure a definitive argument on the rights of insubordination during specified epochs of societal injustice. Henry david thoreau and martin luther king jr both shared a similar theme in their writing, which was their passion for equality these two authors both desperately longed for fairness amongst the people of our nation. Henry david thoreau's life began on july 12, 1817 in concord, massachusetts at a young age he began to show an interest in writing in 1833, at the age of sixteen. Henry david thoreau men make an arbitrary code, and because it is not right, they try to make it prevail by might the moral law does not want any champion its.