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  • King applied nonviolent philosophy to the protests organized by the SCLC.
  • Not all of the demonstrators were peaceful, despite the avowed intentions of the SCLC.
Word Origin and History for SCLC

initialism of Southern Christian Leadership Conference, founded 1957 by the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., Bayard Rustin, and others.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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  1. small cell lung cancer
  2. Southern Christian Leadership Conference
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