Quotation by Yoko Ono

Woman is the nigger of the world.
Yoko Ono (b. 1933), U.S. artist. Interview in Nova (New York, 1968). Quoted in The Lennon Tapes (1981).

The words—used by John Lennon as a song title on the album Some Time in New York City (1972)Mrecall those of Zora Neale Hurston: "De nigger woman is de mule uh de world so fur as Ah can see." (Their Eyes Were Watching God, ch. 2, 1937).
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