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The poverty of our century is unlike that of any other. It is not, as poverty was before, the result of natural scarcity, but of a ...
Purity is not imposed upon us as though it were a kind of punishment, it is one of those mysterious but obvious conditions of that ...
If the Russians have gone too far in subjecting the child and his peer group to conformity to a single set of values imposed by th ...
You must recollect however that I know nothing of painting & that I detest it, unless it reminds me of something I have seen or th ...
The world values the seer above all men, and has always done so. Nay, it values all men in proportion as they partake of the chara ...
There is a tendency to discuss surrealism and cubism as if one proceeds out of the other, but in fact there is no similarity. Cubi ...
Humanity from the first has had its vultures and sharks, and representatives of the fraternity who prey upon mankind may be expect ...
Man's characteristic privilege is that the bond he accepts is not physical but moral; that is, social. He is governed not by a mat ...
There can be no more ancient and traditional American value than ignorance. English-only speakers brought it with them to this cou ...
...I am who I am because I'm a black female.... When I was health director in Arkansas ... I could talk about teen-age pregnancy, ...
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