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2016/07/29

Voting Rights in the 1890s

"There is no use to equivocate or lie about the matter. Mississippi's constitutional convention was held for no other purpose than to eliminate the nigger from politics; not the ignorant -- but the nigger." -Gov. James K. Vardaman of Mississippi

“There is no use to equivocate or lie about the matter. Mississippi’s constitutional convention was held for no other purpose than to eliminate the nigger from politics; not the ignorant — but the nigger.” -James K. Vardaman, who would later be governor of Mississippi

2016/02/25

Thomas R. Malthus Meme

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Death means one less mouth to feed – by DJ Academe

Thomas R. Malthus said that famine, war, disease, and so on were “positive checks” on the population.

 

2015/01/04

Charlotte Perkins Gilman – Picture Quotes, Memes

The first duty of a human being is to assume the right functional relationship to society--more briefly, to find your real job, and do it.

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2014/11/05

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