Owen Feltham - The fact that the adult American Negro female emerges a formidable character is often met with amazement, distaste and even belligerance. It is seldom accepted as an inevitable outcome of the struggle won by survivors, and deserves respect if not enthusiastic acceptance.
[ Acceptance Accepted Adult Amazement American Character Deserves Distaste Emerges Enthusiastic Even Fact Female Formidable Inevitable Met Negro Often Outcome Respect Seldom Struggle Survivors Won]
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Philip Francis - I beg you to speak of Woman as you do of the Negro, speak of her as a human being, as a citizen of the United States, as a half of the people in whose hands lies the destiny of this Nation.
[ Beg Being Citizen Destiny Half Hands Her Human Lies Nation Negro Speak States United Whose Woman]
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John Henry Mackay - A few years ago no hotel or restaurant in Boston refused Negro guests; now several hotels, restaurants, and especially confectionary stores, will not serve Negroes, even the best of them.
[ Ago Best Boston Especially Even Few Guests Hotel Hotels Negro Negroes Now Refused Restaurant Restaurants Serve Several Stores Them Will Years]
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Ian MacKaye - And no book gives a deeper insight into the inner life of the Negro, his struggles and his aspirations, than, The Souls of Black Folk.
[ Aspirations Black Book Deeper Folk Gives His Inner Insight Into Life Negro Souls Struggles Than]
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Mary MacLane - The discrimination is not made openly, but a Negro who goes to such places is informed that there are no accommodations, or he is overlooked and otherwise slighted, so that he does not come again.
[ Accommodations Again Come Discrimination Does Goes Informed Made Negro Openly Otherwise Overlooked Places Slighted Such]
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Norman Maclean - The very first time I was on a car in Atlanta, I saw the conductor - all conductors are white - ask a Negro woman to get up and take a seat farther back in order to make a place for a white man. I have also seen white men requested to leave the Negro section of the car.
[ Also Ask Atlanta Back Car Conductor Conductors Farther First Get Leave Make Man Men Negro Order Place Requested Saw Seat Section Seen Take Time Up Very White Woman]
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Julian May - To be a Negro in this country and to be relatively conscious is to be in a rage almost all the time.
[ Almost Conscious Country Negro Rage Relatively Time]
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Jonathan Mayhew - It is only in his music, which Americans are able to admire because a protective sentimentality limits their understanding of it, that the Negro in America has been able to tell his story.
[ Able Admire America Americans Because Been His Limits Music Negro Only Protective Sentimentality Story Tell Their Understanding Which]
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Edith Wharton - The drums of Africa still beat in my heart. They will not let me rest while there is a single Negro boy or girl without a chance to prove his worth.
[ Africa Beat Boy Chance Drums Girl Heart His Negro Prove Rest Single Still While Will Without Worth]
Topic:
- An American, a Negro... two souls, two thoughts, two unreconciled strivings; two warring ideals in one dark body, whose dogged strength alone keeps it from being torn asunder.
[ Alone American Asunder Being Body Dark Dogged Ideals Keeps Negro Souls Strength Strivings Thoughts Torn Two Warring Whose]
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- One ever feels his twoness - an American, a Negro; two souls, two thoughts, two unreconciled strivings; two warring ideals in one dark body, whose dogged strength alone keeps it from being torn asunder.
[ Alone American Asunder Being Body Dark Dogged Ever Feels His Ideals Keeps Negro Souls Strength Strivings Thoughts Torn Two Warring Whose]
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- I am viewed as the Negro who has gone outside of the categories assigned to me.
[ Am Assigned Categories Gone Negro Outside Viewed]
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- When our thoughts - which bring actions - are filled with hate against anyone, Negro or white, we are in a living hell. That is as real as hell will ever be.
[ Actions Against Anyone Bring Ever Filled Hate Hell Living Negro Our Real Thoughts Which White Will]
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- I had advocated the establishment of a Negro industrial commission. I had gestured against the growth of monopoly power. I had introduced a few civil rights bills.
[ Advocated Against Bills Civil Commission Establishment Few Growth Had Industrial Introduced Monopoly Negro Power Rights]
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- I often wonder whether Negroes like myself who are pretty well known help out at all in breaking down barriers.
[ Barriers Breaking Down Help Known Myself Negroes Often Out Pretty Well Whether Wonder]
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- I was a guinea pig for some hoodlums who thought they could hurt me and frighten me and keep other Negro entertainers from the South.
[ Could Entertainers Frighten Guinea Hurt Keep Negro Other Pig Some South Thought]
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- I'm proud of our court. It knocks back a lot of the propaganda the Communists put out about the way America treats her Negroes.
[ America Back Communists Court Her Knocks Lot Negroes Our Out Propaganda Proud Put Treats Way]
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- The whites come to applaud a Negro performer just like the colored do. When you've got the respect of white and colored, you can ease a lot of things.
[ Applaud Colored Come Ease Got Just Lot Negro Performer Respect Things White Whites]
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- I am not the world's greatest Negro violinist. I am the greatest violinist in the world!
[ Am Greatest Negro Violinist World]
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- Negroes at last were on Broadway, and there to stay. We were artists and we were going a long way.
[ Artists Broadway Going Last Long Negroes Stay Way Were]
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- As you know from reading many of these Negro writers, we don't deal too much with the discussion of democracy and what it means and how improvisation fits in all that.
[ Deal Democracy Discussion Fits How Improvisation Know Many Means Much Negro Reading These Too Writers]
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- Being a star has made it possible for me to get insulted in places where the average Negro could never hope to go and get insulted.
[ Average Being Could Get Go Hope Insulted Made Negro Never Places Possible Star Where]
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- Would it be better if I'd married a Negro woman? Would they treat my child any better? Erect fewer barriers?
[ Any Barriers Better Child Erect Fewer Married Negro Treat Woman Would]
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- Slavery is not the only question which comes up in this controversy. There is a far more important one to you, and that is, what shall be done with the free negro?
[ Comes Controversy Done Far Free Important More Negro Only Question Shall Slavery Up Which]
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- The closer a Negro got to the ballot box, the more he looked like a rapist.
[ Ballot Box Closer Got Looked More Negro Rapist]
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- I know no national boundary where the Negro is concerned. The whole world is my province until Africa is free.
[ Africa Boundary Concerned Free Know National Negro Province Until Where Whole World]
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- I regard the Klan, the Anglo-Saxon clubs and White American societies, as far as the Negro is concerned, as better friends of the race than all other groups of hypocritical whites put together.
[ American Anglo-Saxon Better Clubs Concerned Far Friends Groups Hypocritical Klan Negro Other Put Race Regard Societies Than Together White Whites]
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- You may call me a Klansman if you will, but, potentially, every white man is a Klansman, as far as the Negro in competition with whites socially, economically and politically is concerned, and there is no use lying.
[ Call Competition Concerned Economically Every Far Lying Man May Negro Politically Potentially Socially Use White Whites Will]
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- What I did not yet know so intensely was the hatred of the white American for the black, a hatred so deep that I wonder if every white man in this country, when he plants a tree, doesn't see Negroes hanging from its branches.
[ American Black Branches Country Deep Did Every Hanging Hatred Intensely Know Man Negroes Plants See Tree White Wonder Yet]
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- Just being a Negro doesn't qualify you to understand the race situation any more than being sick makes you an expert on medicine.
[ Any Being Expert Just Makes Medicine More Negro Qualify Race Sick Situation Than Understand]
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- I think America concedes that true American music has sprung from the Negro.
[ America American Music Negro Sprung Think True]
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- You've got to appreciate the things that come from the art of the Negro and from the heart of the man farthest down.
[ Appreciate Art Come Down Farthest Got Heart Man Negro Things]
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- Besides paid white laborers, there was everywhere a class of white servants bound without wages for a term of years, and a more miserable class of Negro slaves.
[ Besides Bound Class Everywhere Laborers Miserable More Negro Paid Servants Slaves Term Wages White Without Years]
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- A Negro woman has the same kind of problems as other women, but she can't take the same things for granted.
[ Granted Kind Negro Other Problems Same She Take Things Woman Women]
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- In a word, if any kind of slavery can be vindicated by the Holy Scriptures, we are already sure our making and holding the Negroes our slaves, as we do, cannot be vindicated by any thing we can find there, but is condemned by the whole of divine revelation.
[ Already Any Cannot Condemned Divine Find Holding Holy Kind Making Negroes Our Revelation Scriptures Slavery Slaves Sure Thing Vindicated Whole Word]
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- The hate and scorn showered on us Negro officers by our fellow Americans convinced me that there was no sense in my dying for a world ruled by them. I made up my mind that if I got through this war I would study law and use my time fighting for men who could not strike back.
[ Americans Back Convinced Could Dying Fellow Fighting Got Hate Law Made Men Mind Negro Officers Our Ruled Scorn Sense Showered Strike Study Them Through Time Up Us Use War World Would]
Topic:
- Negroes - Sweet and docile, Meek, humble, and kind: Beware the day - They change their mind.
[ Beware Change Day Docile Humble Kind Meek Mind Negroes Sweet Their]
Topic:
- We Negro writers, just by being black, have been on the blacklist all our lives. Censorship for us begins at the color line.
[ Been Begins Being Black Blacklist Censorship Color Just Line Lives Negro Our Us Writers]
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- The Negro, however, has been tested on an extensive scale.
[ Been Extensive However Negro Scale Tested]
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- It would be against all nature for all the Negroes to be either at the bottom, top, or in between. We will go where the internal drive carries us like everybody else. It is up to the individual.
[ Against Between Bottom Carries Drive Either Else Everybody Go Individual Internal Nature Negroes Top Up Us Where Will Would]
Topic:
- If I can do one hundredth part for the Indian that Mrs. Stowe did for the Negro, I will be thankful.
[ Did Hundredth Indian Mrs Negro Part Thankful Will]
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- I think Muslims have become the new Negroes in America. They are being mistreated at airports, by the Immigration - everywhere. Islam is a religion of peace. They are wrong.
[ Airports America Become Being Everywhere Immigration Islam Mistreated Muslims Negroes New Peace Religion Think Wrong]
Topic:
- Do you know most of the Jewish songs have the same trend of sadness as Negro spirituals?
[ Jewish Know Most Negro Sadness Same Songs Trend]
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- If you want to be fully convinced of the abominations of slavery, go on a southern plantation, and call yourself a negro trader. Then there will be no concealment; and you will see and hear things that will seem to you impossible among human beings with immortal souls.
[ Abominations Among Beings Call Concealment Convinced Fully Go Hear Human Immortal Impossible Negro Plantation See Seem Slavery Souls Southern Then Things Trader Want Will Yourself]
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- Du Bois marked a great stage in the history of Negro struggles when he said that Negroes could no longer accept the subordination which Booker T. Washington had preached.
[ Accept Booker Could Du Great Had History Longer Marked Negro Negroes Preached Said Stage Struggles Subordination Washington Which]
Topic:
- It is over one hundred years since the abolition of slavery. The Negro people in the United States have taken plenty and they have reached a stage where they have decided that they are not going to take any more.
[ Abolition Any Decided Going Hundred More Negro Over Plenty Reached Since Slavery Stage States Take Taken United Where Years]
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- And it is to rock the soul and lead the person to immorality, corruption - to forget their prayers, to forget their God. And thus the world has partaken of the spirit of the Negro race, accepting their ways.
[ Accepting Corruption Forget God Immorality Lead Negro Person Prayers Race Rock Soul Spirit Their Thus Ways World]
Topic:
- So Ham's wife that was preserved on the Ark was a Negro of the seed of Cain and there was a priestly purpose in it, that the Devil would have a representation as well as God.
[ Ark Cain Devil God Ham Negro Preserved Priestly Purpose Representation Seed Well Wife Would]
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- So the Negro race has continued, and today is the day of the Negro as far as the world is concerned. They have influenced the generations of time; they have mixed their blood with many peoples, until there are many peoples not able to hold the priesthood.
[ Able Blood Concerned Continued Day Far Generations Hold Influenced Many Mixed Negro Peoples Priesthood Race Their Time Today Until World]
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- I would love to see as many of the black players as possible in today's Major League Baseball make every effort to go to the Negro Leagues Museum and get a first-hand view of how it all started.
[ Baseball Black Effort Every First-Hand Get Go How League Leagues Love Major Make Many Museum Negro Players Possible See Started Today View Would]
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- Any musical person who has never heard a Negro congregation under the spell of religious fervor sing these old songs has missed one of the most thrilling emotions which the human heart may experience.
[ Any Congregation Emotions Experience Fervor Heard Heart Human May Missed Most Musical Negro Never Old Person Religious Sing Songs Spell These Thrilling Under Which]
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- As yet, the Negroes themselves do not fully appreciate these old slave songs.
[ Appreciate Fully Negroes Old Slave Songs Themselves These Yet]
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- But I must own that I also felt stirred by an unselfish desire to voice all the joys and sorrows, the hopes and ambitions, of the American Negro, in classic musical form.
[ Also Ambitions American Classic Desire Felt Form Hopes Joys Musical Must Negro Own Sorrows Stirred Unselfish Voice]
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- Northern white people love the Negro in a sort of abstract way, as a race; through a sense of justice, charity, and philanthropy, they will liberally assist in his elevation.
[ Abstract Assist Charity Elevation His Justice Liberally Love Negro Northern Philanthropy Race Sense Sort Through Way White Will]
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- Southern white people despise the Negro as a race, and will do nothing to aid in his elevation as such; but for certain individuals they have a strong affection, and are helpful to them in many ways.
[ Affection Aid Certain Despise Elevation Helpful His Individuals Many Negro Nothing Race Southern Strong Such Them Ways White Will]
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- The battle was first waged over the right of the Negro to be classed as a human being with a soul; later, as to whether he had sufficient intellect to master even the rudiments of learning; and today it is being fought out over his social recognition.
[ Battle Being Classed Even First Fought Had His Human Intellect Later Learning Master Negro Out Over Recognition Right Rudiments Social Soul Sufficient Today Waged Whether]
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- Washington shows the Negro not only at his best, but also at his worst.
[ Also Best His Negro Only Shows Washington Worst]
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- The Negro people of America... have cut our forests, tilled our fields, built our railroads, fought our battles, and in all of their trials they have manifested a simple faith, a grateful heart, a cheerful spirit, and an undivided loyalty .
[ America Battles Built Cheerful Cut Faith Fields Forests Fought Grateful Heart Loyalty Manifested Negro Our Railroads Simple Spirit Their Trials]
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- When the Negro cries with pain from his deep hurt and lays his petition for elemental justice before the nation, he is calling upon the American people to kindle about that crucible of race relationships the fires of American faith.
[ American Before Calling Cries Crucible Deep Elemental Faith Fires His Hurt Justice Kindle Lays Nation Negro Pain Petition Race Relationships Upon]
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- In the north we could not hope to keep the worst and poorest servant for a single day in the wretched discomfort in which our negro servants are forced habitually to live.
[ Could Day Discomfort Forced Habitually Hope Keep Live Negro North Our Poorest Servant Servants Single Which Worst Wretched]
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- But suppose God is black? What if we go to Heaven and we, all our lives, have treated the Negro as an inferior, and God is there, and we look up and He is not white? What then is our response?
[ Black Go God Heaven Inferior Lives Look Negro Our Response Suppose Then Treated Up White]
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- If any man claims the Negro should be content... let him say he would willingly change the color of his skin and go to live in the Negro section of a large city. Then and only then has he a right to such a claim.
[ Any Change City Claim Claims Color Content Go Him His Large Live Man Negro Only Right Say Section Should Skin Such Then Willingly Would]
Topic: Equality
- Discrimination is a hellhound that gnaws at Negroes in every waking moment of their lives to remind them that the lie of their inferiority is accepted as truth in the society dominating them.
[ Accepted Discrimination Dominating Every Gnaws Inferiority Lie Lives Moment Negroes Remind Society Their Them Truth Waking]
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- It is incontestable and deplorable that Negroes have committed crimes; but they are derivative crimes. They are born of the greater crimes of the white society.
[ Born Committed Crimes Deplorable Derivative Greater Negroes Society White]
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- The Negro needs the white man to free him from his fears. The white man needs the Negro to free him from his guilt.
[ Fears Free Guilt Him His Man Needs Negro White]
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- The sweltering summer of the Negro's legitimate discontent will not pass until there is an invigorating autumn of freedom and equality.
[ Autumn Discontent Equality Freedom Invigorating Legitimate Negro Pass Summer Until Will]
Topic: Equality
- The Negro revolution is controlled by foxy white liberals, by the Government itself. But the Black Revolution is controlled only by God.
[ Black Controlled God Government Itself Liberals Negro Only Revolution White]
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- The fire trucks are out, there are thousands of people in the streets. You have a choice. You can have this, or you let Negroes eat at the lunch counters.
[ Choice Counters Eat Fire Lunch Negroes Out Streets Thousands Trucks]
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- In disposition the Negro is joyous, flexible, and indolent; while the many nations which compose this race present a singular diversity of intellectual character, of which the far extreme is the lowest grade of humanity.
[ Character Compose Disposition Diversity Extreme Far Flexible Grade Humanity Indolent Intellectual Joyous Lowest Many Nations Negro Present Race Singular Which While]
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- The Negroes have little invention, but strong powers of imitation, so that they readily acquire mechanic arts. They have a great talent for music, and all their external senses are remarkably acute.
[ Acquire Acute Arts External Great Imitation Invention Little Mechanic Music Negroes Powers Readily Remarkably Senses Strong Talent Their]
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- The steady expansion of welfare programs can be taken as a measure of the steady disintegration of the Negro family structure over the past generation in the United States.
[ Disintegration Expansion Family Generation Measure Negro Over Past Programs States Steady Structure Taken United Welfare]
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- Gen. Banks has issued an order for the instruction of Negro children. Schoolhouses are to be built or rented and Teachers hired for this purpose, and the farmers and planters are to pay the Taxes in support of this.
[ Banks Built Children Farmers Gen Hired Instruction Issued Negro Order Pay Planters Purpose Rented Support Taxes Teachers]
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- Offhand, the only North American writers I can think of who have come from a background of rural poverty and gone on to write about it have been Negroes.
[ American Background Been Come Gone Negroes North Offhand Only Poverty Rural Think Write Writers]
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- But I was very disappointed that I didn't get a chance to go overseas with that group, might not have gotten back but I wanted very much to go because there's not much of a record of the exploits of the first Negro fighter group.
[ Back Because Chance Disappointed Exploits Fighter First Get Go Gotten Group Might Much Negro Overseas Record Very Wanted]
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- I'd become sort of involved in things that were happening to people. No matter what color they be, whether they be Indians, or Negroes, the poor white person or anyone who was I thought more or less getting a bad shake.
[ Anyone Bad Become Color Getting Happening Indians Involved Less Matter More Negroes Person Poor Shake Sort Things Thought Were Whether White]
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- Washington, D.C. in 1942 was not the easiest place in the world for a Negro to get along.
[ Along Easiest Get Negro Place Washington World]
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- If I could find a white man who had the Negro sound and the Negro feel, I could make a billion dollars.
[ Billion Could Dollars Feel Find Had Make Man Negro Sound White]
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- The people of the Southern States now own near five millions of these negroes, and they are worth to them near three millions of dollars.
[ Dollars Five Millions Near Negroes Now Own Southern States Them These Three Worth]
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- It doesn't do good to open doors for someone who doesn't have the price to get in. If he has the price, he may not need the laws. There is no law saying the Negro has to live in Harlem or Watts.
[ Doors Get Good Harlem Law Laws Live May Need Negro Open Price Saying Someone Watts]
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- I know that if the peace movement takes its message boldly to the Negro people a powerful force can be secured in pursuit of the greatest goal of all mankind. And the same is true of labor and the great democratic sections of our population.
[ Boldly Democratic Force Goal Great Greatest Know Labor Mankind Message Movement Negro Our Peace Population Powerful Pursuit Same Sections Secured Takes True]
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- The other reason that I am here today, again from the State Department and from the court record of the court of appeals, is that when I am abroad I speak out against the injustices against the Negro people of this land.
[ Abroad Again Against Am Appeals Court Department Here Injustices Land Negro Other Out Reason Record Speak State Today]
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- Through the years I have received my share of recognition for efforts in the fields of sports, the arts, the struggle for full citizenship for the Negro people, labor's rights and the fight for peace.
[ Arts Citizenship Efforts Fields Fight Full Labor Negro Peace Received Recognition Rights Share Sports Struggle Through Years]
Topic:
- Why should the Negroes ever fight against the only nations of the world where racial discrimination is prohibited, and where the people can live freely? Never! I can assure you, they will never fight against either the Soviet Union or the peoples' democracies.
[ Against Assure Democracies Discrimination Either Ever Fight Freely Live Nations Negroes Never Only Peoples Prohibited Racial Should Soviet Union Where Why Will World]
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- You want to shut up every Negro who has the courage to stand up and fight for the rights of his people, for the rights of workers, and I have been on many a picket line for the steelworkers too.
[ Been Courage Every Fight His Line Many Negro Picket Rights Shut Stand Too Up Want Workers]
Topic:
- A whole generation of young whites have involved themselves with traditional Negro music.
[ Generation Involved Music Negro Themselves Traditional Whites Whole Young]
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- Negro music and culture are intrinsically improvisational, existential. Nothing is sacred. After a decade, a musical idea, no matter how innovative, is threatened.
[ After Culture Decade Existential How Idea Improvisational Innovative Intrinsically Matter Music Musical Negro Nothing Sacred Threatened]
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- Rap actually took root in the Negro community, and then in the Hispanic community, long before it impacted on the larger American community as a whole.
[ Actually American Before Community Hispanic Impacted Larger Long Negro Rap Root Then Took Whole]
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- Yes, the audience is so important to Negro music, especially the element of call and response.
[ Audience Call Element Especially Important Music Negro Response Yes]
Topic:
- It is notoriously true that the public mind is seriously agitated with apprehensions of negroes insurrections and that it is becoming more and more so.
[ Apprehensions Becoming Mind More Negroes Notoriously Public Seriously True]
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- I do not think white America is committed to granting equality to the American Negro. This is a passionately racist country; it will continue to be so in the foreseeable future.
[ America American Committed Continue Country Equality Foreseeable Future Granting Negro Passionately Think White Will]
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- I was bred as an outcast, part Negro and part Seminole, in my early years raised as an Indian.
[ Bred Early Indian Negro Outcast Part Raised Years]
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- I have never seen any good resulting from educating the Negro.
[ Any Educating Good Negro Never Resulting Seen]
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- I believe the Negro blood counts, and counts to my advantage - though it has caused me at times a life of great humiliation and sorrow.
[ Advantage Believe Blood Caused Counts Great Humiliation Life Negro Sorrow Though Times]
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- Many of the artists who have represented Negro life have seen only the comic, ludicrous side of it, and have lacked sympathy with and appreciation for the warm big heart that dwells within such a rough exterior.
[ Appreciation Artists Big Comic Dwells Exterior Heart Lacked Life Ludicrous Many Negro Only Represented Rough Seen Side Such Sympathy Warm Within]
Topic:
- I am not prejudiced against the Negro. When I was governor, I did more to help the Negroes in our State than any previous Governor, and I think you can find Negro leaders in the State who will attest to this fact.
[ Against Am Any Attest Did Fact Find Governor Help Leaders More Negro Negroes Our Prejudiced Previous State Than Think Will]
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- Negroes are human beings with exactly the same faults and virtues as members of the other races.
[ Beings Exactly Faults Human Members Negroes Other Races Same Virtues]
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- The alleged menace of universal suffrage having been avoided by the absolute suppression of the negro vote, the spirit of mob murder should have been satisfied and the butchery of negroes should have ceased.
[ Absolute Alleged Avoided Been Ceased Having Menace Mob Murder Negro Negroes Satisfied Should Spirit Suffrage Suppression Universal Vote]
Topic:
- The city of Memphis has demonstrated that neither character nor standing avails the Negro if he dares to protect himself against the white man or become his rival.
[ Against Avails Become Character City Dares Demonstrated Himself His Man Memphis Negro Neither Nor Protect Rival Standing White]
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- The negro has suffered far more from the commission of this crime against the women of his race by white men than the white race has ever suffered through his crimes.
[ Against Commission Crime Crimes Ever Far His Men More Negro Race Suffered Than Through White Women]
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- What becomes a crime deserving capital punishment when the tables are turned is a matter of small moment when the negro woman is the accusing party.
[ Accusing Becomes Capital Crime Deserving Matter Moment Negro Party Punishment Small Tables Turned Woman]
Topic:
- If I allow the fact that I am a Negro to checkmate my will to do, now, I will inevitably form the habit of being defeated.
[ Allow Am Being Checkmate Defeated Fact Form Habit Inevitably Negro Now Will]
Topic:
- Even if my mother had no qualms of conscience concerning ownership of negroes, her sense of duty carried her far beyond the mere supplying of their physical needs, or requiring that they render faithful service.
[ Beyond Carried Concerning Conscience Duty Even Faithful Far Had Her Mere Mother Needs Negroes Ownership Physical Qualms Render Requiring Sense Service Supplying Their]
Topic:
- However the Southern man may have been master of the negro, there were compensatory processes whereby certain negroes were masters of their masters' children.
[ Been Certain Children However Man Master Masters May Negro Negroes Processes Southern Their Were Whereby]
Topic:
- And thus goes segregation which is the most far-reaching development in the history of the Negro since the enslavement of the race.
[ Development Enslavement Far-Reaching Goes History Most Negro Race Segregation Since Thus Which]
Topic:
- Even schools for Negroes, then, are places where they must be convinced of their inferiority.
[ Convinced Even Inferiority Must Negroes Places Schools Their Then Where]
Topic:
- If Liberia has failed, then, it is no evidence of the failure of the Negro in government. It is merely evidence of the failure of slavery.
[ Evidence Failed Failure Government Merely Negro Slavery Then]
Topic:
- If the Negro in the ghetto must eternally be fed by the hand that pushes him into the ghetto, he will never become strong enough to get out of the ghetto.
[ Become Enough Eternally Fed Get Ghetto Hand Him Into Must Negro Never Out Pushes Strong Will]
Topic:
- If the Negroes are to remain forever removed from the producing atmosphere, and the present discrimination continues, there will be nothing left for them to do.
[ Atmosphere Continues Discrimination Forever Left Negroes Nothing Present Producing Remain Removed Them Will]
Topic:
- If the white man wants to hold on to it, let him do so; but the Negro, so far as he is able, should develop and carry out a program of his own.
[ Able Carry Develop Far Him His Hold Man Negro Out Own Program Should Wants White]
Topic:
- Negro banks, as a rule, have failed because the people, taught that their own pioneers in business cannot function in this sphere, withdrew their deposits.
[ Banks Because Business Cannot Deposits Failed Function Negro Own Pioneers Rule Sphere Taught Their Withdrew]
Topic:
- Negroes who have been so long inconvenienced and denied opportunities for development are naturally afraid of anything that sounds like discrimination.
[ Afraid Anything Been Denied Development Discrimination Long Naturally Negroes Opportunities Sounds]
Topic:
- One can cite cases of Negroes who opposed emancipation and denounced the abolitionists.
[ Abolitionists Cases Cite Denounced Emancipation Negroes Opposed]
Topic:
- The large majority of the Negroes who have put on the finishing touches of our best colleges are all but worthless in the development of their people.
[ Best Colleges Development Finishing Large Majority Negroes Our Put Their Touches Worthless]
Topic:
- The Negroes are facing the alternative of rising in the sphere of production to supply their proportion of the manufacturers and merchants or of going down to the graves of paupers.
[ Alternative Down Facing Going Graves Manufacturers Merchants Negroes Production Proportion Rising Sphere Supply Their]
Topic:
- The so-called modern education, with all its defects, however, does others so much more good than it does the Negro, because it has been worked out in conformity to the needs of those who have enslaved and oppressed weaker peoples.
[ Because Been Conformity Defects Does Education Enslaved Good However Modern More Much Needs Negro Oppressed Others Out Peoples So-Called Than Those Weaker Worked]
Topic:
- The thought of' the inferiority of the Negro is drilled into him in almost every class he enters and in almost every book he studies.
[ Almost Book Class Enters Every Him Inferiority Into Negro Studies Thought]
Topic:
- This assumption of Negro leadership in the ghetto, then, must not be confined to matters of religion, education, and social uplift; it must deal with such fundamental forces in life as make these things possible.
[ Assumption Confined Deal Education Forces Fundamental Ghetto Leadership Life Make Matters Must Negro Possible Religion Social Such Then These Things Uplift]
Topic:
- We do not show the Negro how to overcome segregation, but we teach him how to accept it as final and just.
[ Accept Final Him How Just Negro Overcome Segregation Show Teach]
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