James Lawson net worth and salary: James Lawson is a Civil Rights Leader who has a net worth of $1.9 Million. James Lawson was born in in September 22, 1928. Civil rights leader known for his nonviolent tactics as a leader of the Civil Rights Movement of the 1960's.
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(Updated at 15 March 2019)
Net worth: $1.9 Million
Civil rights leader known for his nonviolent tactics as a leader of the Civil Rights Movement of the 1960's.
He traveled to India to study nonviolent protests after spending fourteen months in prison for refusing to report for the draft in 1951.
He was urged by Martin Luther King Jr. to help the movement, so he began leading workshops for the Southern Christian Leadership Conference.
He grew up in Massillon, Ohio.
He followed Mahatma Gandhi's nonviolent principles known as satyagraha.