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Shuttles in the rocking loom of history,
the dark ships move, the dark ships move,
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Standing to America, bringing home
black gold, black ivory, black seed.
"10 April 1800--
Blacks rebellious. Crew uneasy. Our linguist says
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Voyage through death
to life upon these shores.
Separating ourselves from the crowd, we walked up a narrow street, thence ascended by some wooden steps, called the Break-neck Sta ...
To abolish a status, which in all ages God has sanctioned, and man has continued, would not only be robbery to an innumerable clas ...
The blood of Abraham, God's father of the chosen, still flows in the veins of Arab, Jew, and Christian, and too much of it has bee ...
Next to the originator of a good sentence is the first quoter of it. Many will read the book before one thinks of quoting a passag ...
I know that I will always be expected to have extra insight into black texts--especially texts by black women. A working-class Jew ...
Had middle class black women begun a movement in which they had labeled themselves "oppressed," no one would have taken them serio ...
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