Description 1. Resistance to Civil Government (Civil Disobedience) by Henry David Thoreau: I. Background of Thoreau and why he wrote Civil Disobedience. II. Summary of Civil Disobedience. III. Write on the civil rights movements of Gandhi and Martin Luther King Jr. IV. Take a position, for, against, or hybrid of the use of civil disobedience and research individuals or groups who support your views with a discussion of their movements.