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Quotation by Golda Meir
How can I explain the difference to me between America and Russia?... the America I've known is a place where men on horseback escort union marchers, the Russia I've known is a place where men on horseback slaughter young Socialists and Jews.
Golda Meir (1898–1978), Israeli prime minister; born in Russia. As quoted in Ms. magazine, pp. 76, 100 (April 1973).
Meir, born in Kiev, had lived in the United States as a young woman.
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