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There are those who say to you--we are rushing this issue of civil rights. I say we are 172 years late.
It is an axiom in political science that unless a people are educated and enlightened it is idle to expect the continuance of civi ...
The agent never receipts his bill, puts his hat on and bows himself out. He stays around forever, not only for as long as you can ...
The colored woman feels that woman's cause is one and universal; and that not till the image of God, whether in parian or ebony, i ...
Yes, I am a Jew, and when the ancestors of the right honourable gentleman were brutal
savages in an unknown island, mine were
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... the only way in which Mr. Brooke could be coerced into thinking of the right arguments at the right time was to be well plied ...
I sympathize, I know just how it feels
To think of the right thing to say too late.
When Abraham Lincoln penned the immortal emancipation proclamation he did not stop to inquire whether every man and every woman in ...
When that devil's bullet lodged itself inside the body of Martin Luther King, he had already begun an astonishing mobilization of ...
The emancipation of women is practically the greatest egoistic movement of the nineteenth century, and the most intense affirmatio ...
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