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.
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- I often wonder whether Negroes like myself who are pretty well known help out at all in breaking down barriers.
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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.
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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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- 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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- 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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- Negroes - Sweet and docile, Meek, humble, and kind: Beware the day - They change their mind.
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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.
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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]
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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]
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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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- 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 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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- 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.
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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.
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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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- 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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- 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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- 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 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.
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- Negroes are human beings with exactly the same faults and virtues as members of the other races.
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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]
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- 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.
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- However the Southern man may have been master of the negro, there were compensatory processes whereby certain negroes were masters of their masters' children.
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- Even schools for Negroes, then, are places where they must be convinced of their inferiority.
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- 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.
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- 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]
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- One can cite cases of Negroes who opposed emancipation and denounced the abolitionists.
[ Abolitionists Cases Cite Denounced Emancipation Negroes Opposed]
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- 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]
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- 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]
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