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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,... "
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Transatlantic Slavery: Against Human Dignity

Anthony Tibbles - History - 2005 - 180 pages
...example of the corruption of man left to himself. (Encyclopaedia Britannica, 1810, vol. xiv, p. 750): ... there is a physical difference between the white and...having the superior position assigned to the white race. (Abraham Lincoln, 1858)' Definitions of 'racism' 'Racism' has been defined in a number of different...
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Proceedings of the British Academy Volume 125, 2003 Lectures

Professor P.J. Marshall, CBE, FBA - Business & Economics - 2005 - 484 pages
...intermarry with white people. . . . And inasmuch as they [the races] cannot so live [in equality], while they do remain together there must be the position...having the superior position assigned to the white race.12 It is clear that Lincoln held views that by any standard would be considered racist. This has...
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To Make Our World Anew: Volume I: A History of African Americans to 1880

Robin D. G. Kelley, Earl Lewis - Social Science - 2005 - 320 pages
...as favoring whites over blacks. "There must be," he said during his campaign for the Senate in 1858, "the position of superior and inferior, and I as much...having the superior position assigned to the white race." Expressions such as these inspired increasing despair. To Southerners, Abraham Lincoln was the...
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Daisy Bates: Civil Rights Crusader from Arkansas

Grif Stockley - Biography & Autobiography - 2009 - 340 pages
...they do remain together, there must be the position of superior and inferior, and I as much as any man am in favor of having the superior position assigned to the white race."24 With the publication in 1994 of the highly controversial The Bell Curve: Intelligence and...
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One Nation, Indivisible?: A Study of Secession and the Constitution

Robert F. Hawes - Political Science - 2006 - 374 pages
...Lincoln, taken from various debates with Stephen Douglas: Charleston, Illinois, September 18, 1858: I will say then that I am not, nor ever have been,...having the superior position assigned to the white race. ^ During this same speech, Lincoln referred to an Illinois state statute that forbade interracial...
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The Making of Racial Sentiment: Slavery and the Birth of The Frontier Romance

Ezra Tawil - Literary Criticism - 2006
...reality of race: "[T]here is a physical difference between the white and black races," Lincoln asserted, "which I believe will forever forbid the two races...having the superior position assigned to the white race."121 Lincoln could no more deny this racial divide than he could negate natural law. So compelling...
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The Yale Book of Quotations

Fred R. Shapiro, Associate Librarian and Lecturer in Legal Research Fred R Shapiro - Reference - 2006 - 1067 pages
...that there is a physical difference between the white and black races which I believe will for ever le trees will never get across And eat the cones under..."Mending Wall" 1. 25 (1914) See Proverbs 125 4 Before assigned to the white race. Fourth Debate with Stephen A. Douglas, Charleston, 111., 18 Sept. 1858...
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The Creed Room: A Novel of Ideas

Daniel Spiro - Fiction - 2006 - 352 pages
...jurors of Negroes, nor of qualifying them to hold office, nor to intermarry with white people. ... And inasmuch as they cannot so live, while they do...having the superior position assigned to the white race.'" For the first time in minutes, the room was silent. Several students looked to Lorraine to...
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The God Delusion

Richard Dawkins - Science - 2008 - 416 pages
...forever 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.105 Had Huxley and Lincoln been born and educated in our time, they would have been the first...
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The Wizard and the Warrior: Leading with Passion and Power

Lee G. Bolman, Terrence E. Deal - Business & Economics - 2011 - 256 pages
...most troubling efforts to deflect the Douglas attack, he conceded the merits of white superiority: "I, as much as any other man, am in favor of having the superior position assigned to the white race."55 For remarks like that, Lincoln has been justly criticized as racist or worse. He wanted to...
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