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It was occasions like this that made me more resolved than ever that my family would someday know real security. I never for a mom ...
I am the kind of Negro that most white people don't know about. They either don't know, or maybe they don't want to know, I'm not ...
Nostalgia is one of the great enemies of clear thinking about the family. The disruption of families in the nineteenth century thr ...
While waiting to get married, several forms of employment were acceptable. Teaching kindergarten was for those girls who stayed in ...
Al: Ain't you gonna look back, Ma? Give the old place a last look?
Ma Joad: We're goin' to California, ain't we? Alright then
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There was a time we was on the land. There was a boundary to us then. Old folks died off and little fellers come. We was always on ...
You may consider me presumptuous, gentlemen, but I claim to be a citizen of the United States, with all the qualifications of a vo ...
If it had not been for storytelling, the black family would not have survived. It was the responsibility of the Uncle Remus types ...
In nothing was slavery so savage and relentless as in its attempted destruction of the family instincts of the Negro race in Ameri ...
I wasn't born to be a fighter. I was born with a gentle nature, a flexible character and an organism as equilibrated as it is judg ...
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