Martin Luther King Jr., shown here with Stokely Carmichael during a voter registration march in Mississippi in 1966, regarded the younger Carmichael as one of the civil rights movement's most promising leaders.
A new biography traces Carmichael's evolution from civil rights activist to an early proponent of the black power movement and international human rights advocate.
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