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" I am not, nor ever have been, in favor of bringing about in any way the social and political equality of the white and black races — that I am not, nor ever have been, in favor of making voters or jurors of negroes, nor of qualifying them to hold office,... "
The Johns Hopkins University Studies in Historical and Political Science - Page 64
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America in White, Black, and Gray: The Stormy 1960s

Klaus P. Fischer - History - 2006 - 452 pages
...they do remain together there must be the position of superior and inferior, and as much as any man I am in favor of having the superior position assigned to the white race."33 This speech was made in proslavery southern Illinois, but that same year Lincoln also gave...
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Take Two and Pass

Nane Quartay - Fiction - 2010 - 224 pages
...there must be the position of superior and inferior," Tokus recited to a stunned Way Jalon. "And I am in favor of having the superior position assigned to the white race." Tokus paused to look Way in the eye. "Abraham Lincoln. You found an old racist to sing your...
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The Politically Incorrect Guide to The South: (And Why It Will Rise Again)

Clint Johnson - History - 2007 - 288 pages
...favor of bringing about in any way the social and political equality of the white and black races-that I am not, nor ever have been, in favor of making voters...having the superior position assigned to the white race." Abraham Lincoln, 1858 population to counter the Confederates' recruitment of blacks. In 1862...
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The Radical and the Republican: Frederick Douglass, Abraham Lincoln, and the ...

James Oakes - History - 2007 - 328 pages
...ever forbid the two races living together on terms of social and political equality. And insasmuch as they cannot so live, while they do remain together...having the superior position assigned to the white race. 2 7. Ibid., pp. 255-56. There were, however, limits to how much superiority whites should...
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Unfinished Business: Racial Equality in American History

Michael J. Klarman - Law - 2007 - 272 pages
...together upon the footing of perfect equality." So long as both races remained in the United States, "there must be the position of superior and inferior,...having the superior position assigned to the white race." In 1848 Lincoln's home state of Illinois banned black migration. Indiana, Iowa, and Oregon quickly...
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The N Word: Who Can Say It, who Shouldn't, and why

Jabari Asim - History - 2007 - 278 pages
...196 !5. Nigger vs. Nigga 212 Epilogue 235 Notes 243 Selected Bibliography 258 Index 263 Introduction I as much as any other man am in favor of having the superior position assigned to the white race. — Abraham Lincoln, 1858 The white man was wrong, I was not a primitive, not even a half.man....
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Remembering Tomorrow: From SDS to Life After Capitalism: A Memoir

Michael Albert - Biography & Autobiography - 2011 - 465 pages
...favor of bringing about in any way, the social and political equality of the white and black races.... I as much as any other man am in favor of having the superior position assigned to O the white race. —Abraham Lincoln ne Halloween, living in the South End of Boston at the mid-stage...
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American Government: Balancing Democracy and Rights

Marc Karnis Landy, Marc Landy, Sidney M. Milkis - History - 2008 - 825 pages
...Lincoln strongly disavowed any belief in racial equality: I will say then that I am not, nor have ever been in favor of, bringing about in any way the social...having the superior position assigned to the white race. The contrast between the abolitionist movement and Lincoln's Republican candidacy for the Senate...
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Lincoln and Douglas: The Debates that Defined America

Allen C. Guelzo - History - 2008 - 383 pages
...that there is a physical difference between the white and black races which I believe will for ever forbid the two races living together on terms of social...having the superior position assigned to the white race. ... 7 will add to this that I have never seen to my knowledge a man, woman or child who was in...
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Antebellum Slavery: The Orthodox Christian View

Gary Lee Roper - Slavery - 2008 - 350 pages
...will forbid the two races living together on terms of social and political equality. And in as much as they cannot so live, while they do remain together,...having the superior position assigned to the white race" (162, 163). 70 It is evident that the reference to equality in the Declaration of Independence,...
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