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Quotation by Florynce R. Kennedy
What you must understand is oppression does not end with the niggers. It does not end with the poor people, it doesn't end with the women, or the pregnant women. It goes on up the line to the executive who has his bag searched in the airport.
Florynce R. Kennedy (b. 1916), African American lawyer, activist, speaker, and author. First published in the Des Moines Sunday Register (April 7, 1974): page 7. Color Me Flo, ch. 3 (1976).
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