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Quotation by James Baldwin
It is very nearly impossible ... to become an educated person in a country so distrustful of the independent mind.
James Baldwin (1924–1987), U.S. author. repr. In The Price of the Ticket (1985). "They Can't Turn Back," Mademoiselle (New York, August 1960).
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