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See what gross inconsistency is tolerated. I have heard some of my townsmen say, "I should like to have them order me out to help ...
The President has the authority to do a great deal in promoting a reform of the civil service. But the great mass of evils to be d ...
It is obvious that the French Revolution was a vaster and more profound social upheaval, involving more violent conflict between c ...
I do not wish to believe that the courts were made for fair weather, and for very civil cases merely; but think of leaving it to a ...
The defiance of established authority, religious and secular, social and political, as a world-wide phenomenon may well one day be ...
It is my contention that civil disobedients are nothing but the latest form of voluntary association, and that they are thus quite ...
There is all the difference in the world between the criminal's avoiding the public eye and the civil disobedient's taking the law ...
The problem of the twentieth century is the problem of the color-line--the relation of the darker to the lighter races of men in A ...
The utter helplessness of a conquered people is perhaps the most tragic feature of a civil war or any other sort of war.
Civil Rights: What black folks are given in the U.S. on the installment plan, as in civil-rights bills. Not to be confused with hu ...
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