Category Archives: slavery

The Rich, The Powerful and The Poor

In every age of this world’s history, the kings and emperors and czars and potentates, in alliance with the priests, have sought by all the means at their command to keep people in darkness that they might perpetuate the power … Continue reading

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What Conservatives Have Opposed

Conservatives supported slavery, conservatives opposed women’s suffrage, conservatives supported Jim Crow, conservatives opposed the forty-hour work week and the abolishment of child labor…all the major advancements of freedom and justice in our history were…opposed by conservatives. Paul Waldman, “It’s The … Continue reading

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