Assignment: Mahatma Gandhi and Thurgood Marshall
Instructions: Respond to the questions in complete sentences using details and examples from the texts to illustrate your points. Be sure to proofread for errors in grammar, usage, and mechanics. Remember that you must use three of the module vocabulary words.
- The author notes, “A fellow Supreme Court justice said of Marshall, ‘No American did more to lead our country out of the wilderness of segregation.’” Look up the word wilderness in the dictionary. Why is segregation described as a wilderness? Could you say that all injustice is a wilderness? Explain your answer.
Instructions: Review the quotation. Then respond by answering the questions that follow.
- What does this statement mean?
- How can this statement be applied to the lives of both Gandhi and Marshall?
- Does it apply to any other characters from stories in the module? Explain.