Rev. Dr. Scott Peddie

Conjectures of an Eclectic Christian

It was a young Rev. James Lawson who introduced the principles of Gandhian nonviolence to many of the future leaders of the 1960s Civil Rights Movement in the US, including Martin Luther King. ┬áDuring his three years as a Methodist missionary in India, Lawson was profoundly influenced by the philosophy and techniques of nonviolent resistance …

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