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Universal suffrage is the only guarantee against despotism.
The poor, stupid, free American citizen! Free to starve, free to tramp the highways of this great country, he enjoys universal suf ...
Universal suffrage is sound in principle. The radical element is right.
Universal suffrage should rest upon universal education. To this end, liberal and permanent provision should be made for the suppo ...
Mr. Douglass talks about the wrongs of the negro; but with all the outrages that he to-day suffers, he would not exchange his sex ...
The representative women of the nation have done their uttermost for the last thirty years to secure freedom for the negro, and so ...
Universal manhood suffrage, by establishing an aristocracy of sex, imposes upon the women of this nation a more absolute and cruel ...
There is something that governments care for more than human life, and that is the security of property, and so it is through prop ...
I expect to do more work for woman suffrage in the next decade than ever before.
[Asked if American women would ever win full suffrage:] Assuredly. I firmly believed at one time that I should live to see that da ...
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