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Quotation by Angelina Grimké
... so far from thinking that a slaveholder is bound by the immoral and unconstitutional laws of the Southern States, we hold that he is solemnly bound as a man, as an American, to break them, and that immediately and openly ...
Angelina Grimké (1805–1879), U.S. abolitionist and feminist. Letters to Catherine Beecher, letter #2 (1837).
In a letter dated June 17, 1837.
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