Letter From Birmingham Jail

What was King's primary purpose for writing this letter?

Letter from a Birmingham Jail - Martin Luther King Jr.

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Martin Luther King Jr. uses the letters to defend his strategy of nonviolent resistance to racism and oppression. King reaches out to clergy that do not support his ideas and methods for equality. He insists that people have the moral responsibility to break unjust laws in a peaceful manner.