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Exploitation and oppression is not a matter of race. It is the system, the apparatus of world-wide brigandage called imperialism, ...
When I consider how my light is spent,
Ere half my days, in this dark world and wide,
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It is a sublime conservatism; as wide as the world, and as unwearied as time; preserving the universe with Asiatic anxiety, in tha ...
Once also it was my business to go in search of the relics of a human body, mangled by sharks, which had just been cast up, a week ...
The mountainous region of the State of Maine stretches from near the White Mountains, northeasterly one hundred and sixty miles, t ...
MY DEAR FRIEND,--I believe a good many conversations with you were left in an unfinished state, and now indeed I don't know where ...
The brave man is the elder son of creation who has stepped buoyantly into his inheritance, while the coward, who is the younger, w ...
The last public hanging in the State took place in 1835 on Prince Hill.... On the fatal day, the victim, a man named Watkins, peer ...
As a particularly dramatic gesture, he throws wide his arms and whacks the side of the barn with the heavy cane he uses to stab at ...
Across Parker Avenue from the fort is the Site of the Old Gallows, where 83 men "stood on nothin', a-lookin' up a rope." The platf ...
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