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A system cannot fail those it was never designed to protect.

W. E. B. Du Bois (1868-1963) American writer, historian, social reformer [William Edward Burghardt Du Bois]
(Attributed)
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The cost of liberty is less than the price of repression.

W. E. B. Du Bois (1868-1963) American writer, historian, social reformer [William Edward Burghardt Du Bois]
John Brown (1909)
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The scars and foibles and contradictions of the Great do not diminish but enhance the worth and meaning of their upward struggle.

W. E. B. Du Bois (1868-1963) American writer, historian, social reformer [William Edward Burghardt Du Bois]
Letter (1922)

Writing of Abraham Lincoln.
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