James Baldwin

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James Baldwin explained : “A most striking metamorphosis into freedom,” External link

forbes Thursday, July 9, 2020 8:25:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin wrote : “ignorance, allied with power, is the most ferocious enemy justice can have” External link

news-yahoo Tuesday, July 7, 2020 5:02:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin wrote : “I love America more than any other country in this world, and, exactly for this reason, I insist on the right to criticize her perpetually,” External link

WashingtonPost Friday, July 3, 2020 3:58:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin said : "I left this country for one reason only. One reason. I didn’t care where I’d go. I might’ve gone to Hong Kong, I might’ve gone to Timbuktu, I ended up in Paris with $40 in my pocket with the theory that nothing worse would happen to me there than had already happened to me here," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, July 2, 2020 2:12:00 AM EAT

James Baldwin said : “People pay for what they do, and still more for what they have allowed themselves to become. They pay for it very simply; by the lives they lead” External link

nytimes Wednesday, July 1, 2020 12:14:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin wrote : “If you have been watching television lately,” External link

dailymaverick Monday, June 29, 2020 5:36:00 AM EAT

James Baldwin said : "I left this country for one reason only. One reason. I didn’t care where I’d go. I might’ve gone to Hong Kong, I might’ve gone to Timbuktu, I ended up in Paris with $40 in my pocket with the theory that nothing worse would happen to me there than had already happened to me here," External link

news-yahoo Sunday, June 28, 2020 8:32:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin said : "I left this country for one reason only. One reason. I didn’t care where I’d go. I might’ve gone to Hong Kong, I might’ve gone to Timbuktu, I ended up in Paris with $40 in my pocket with the theory that nothing worse would happen to me there than had already happened to me here," External link

news-yahoo Saturday, June 27, 2020 10:47:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin said : "I left this country for one reason only. One reason. I didn’t care where I’d go. I might’ve gone to Hong Kong, I might’ve gone to Timbuktu, I ended up in Paris with $40 in my pocket with the theory that nothing worse would happen to me there than had already happened to me here," External link

telegram Friday, June 26, 2020 8:31:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin said : "I left this country for one reason only. One reason. I didn’t care where I’d go. I might’ve gone to Hong Kong, I might’ve gone to Timbuktu, I ended up in Paris with $40 in my pocket with the theory that nothing worse would happen to me there than had already happened to me here," External link

news-yahoo Friday, June 26, 2020 1:44:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin said : “A black gay person who is a sexual conundrum to society is already long before the question of sexuality comes into it, menace and marked because he’s black or she’s black,” External link

voanews Friday, June 26, 2020 7:00:00 AM EAT

James Baldwin said : "the white policeman, patrolled the neighbourhood" External link

aljazeera-en Monday, June 22, 2020 4:44:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin noted : "Once you find yourself in another civilisation," External link

aljazeera-en Sunday, June 21, 2020 10:59:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin clarified : “It wasn’t so much a matter of choosing France — it was a matter of getting out of America” External link

watoday Wednesday, June 17, 2020 1:57:00 AM EAT

James Baldwin wrote : “America has paid the highest and most extraordinary price for becoming white,” “Because they think they are white, they do not dare confront the ravage and the lie of their history. Because they think they are white, they cannot allow themselves to be tormented by the suspicion that all men are brothers” External link

msn-uk Tuesday, June 16, 2020 9:37:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin wrote : “America has paid the highest and most extraordinary price for becoming white,” “Because they think they are white, they do not dare confront the ravage and the lie of their history. Because they think they are white, they cannot allow themselves to be tormented by the suspicion that all men are brothers” External link

independent-UK Tuesday, June 16, 2020 9:31:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin clarified : “It wasn’t so much a matter of choosing France — it was a matter of getting out of America” External link

brisbanetimes Tuesday, June 16, 2020 5:48:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin said : "It comes as a great shock that the country that you have pledged allegiance to has not evolved any place for you" External link

bulawayo24 Sunday, June 14, 2020 12:50:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin says : “This is a huge moment for Black bookstores all over the country,” External link

csmonitor Friday, June 12, 2020 11:31:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin wrote : “Not everything that is faced can be changed. But nothing can be changed until it is faced” External link

dailymaverick Wednesday, June 10, 2020 4:40:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin said : “The only thing that unites all black men everywhere is, as far as I can tell, the fact that white men are on their necks. What I’m curious about is what will happen when this is no longer true. For the first time in the memory of anybody living, black men have their destinies in their own hands. What will come out then, is a very great, a very loaded question” External link

theelephant Saturday, June 6, 2020 6:28:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin observed : “I imagine one of the reasons people cling to their hates so stubbornly,” External link

latimes Saturday, June 6, 2020 1:56:00 AM EAT

James Baldwin wrote : “People are trapped in history and history trapped in them,” External link

watchingamerica Friday, June 5, 2020 6:55:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin said : “Osprey said it was OK to go ahead to proceed to create the berm and now it is going to cost millions of dollars for remediation,” External link

ctpost Friday, June 5, 2020 1:20:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin said : “To be a Negro in this country and to be relatively conscious is to be in a rage almost all the time” External link

thenation Wednesday, June 3, 2020 7:02:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin said : “Everybody knows, no matter what they do not know, that they wouldn’t like to be a Black man in this country,” External link

bostonglobe Tuesday, June 2, 2020 12:24:00 AM EAT

James Baldwin said : “Everybody knows, no matter what they do not know, that they wouldn’t like to be a Black man in this country,” External link

bostonglobe Sunday, May 31, 2020 9:54:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin wrote : “We made the world we’re living in and we have to make it over,” External link

BFTOnline Tuesday, March 24, 2020 9:33:00 AM EAT

James Baldwin said : “We are seeking information from the public to help us identify any involved persons,” External link

mlive Saturday, March 14, 2020 8:24:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin replied : "I left the church 20 years ago and I haven't joined anything since" External link

opednews Monday, March 9, 2020 6:54:00 AM EAT

James Baldwin explained : “I certainly could not possibly have—not at that point in my life—handled the other great weight, the ’Negro problem,'” “The sexual-moral light was a hard thing to deal with. I could not handle both propositions in the same book. There was no room for it” External link

newnownext Friday, February 21, 2020 11:38:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin wrote : “Letter From a Region in My Mind,” External link

nytimes Thursday, February 13, 2020 9:44:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin wrote : “there is a limit to the number of people any government can put in prison” External link

nytimes Thursday, February 13, 2020 9:44:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin said : "Life is tragic simply because the earth turns and the sun inexorably rises and sets, and one day, for each of us, the sun will go down for the last, last time. Perhaps the root of our trouble, the human trouble, is that we will sacrifice all the beauty of our lives, will imprison ourselves in totems, taboos, crosses, blood sacrifices, steeples, mosques, races, armies, flags, nations, in order to deny the fact of death, which is the only fact we have" External link

opednews Thursday, January 23, 2020 8:07:00 AM EAT

James Baldwin wrote : “The Jew’s suffering is recognized as part of the moral history of the world and the Jew is recognized as a contributor so the world’s history: this is not true for the blacks” External link

philly Friday, January 3, 2020 8:40:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin said : “Children have never been very good at listening to their elders, but they have never failed to imitate them,” External link

oecdobserver Friday, December 20, 2019 11:51:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin wrote : “We made the world we’re living in and we have to make it over,” External link

BFTOnline Sunday, November 17, 2019 4:57:00 AM EAT

James Baldwin wrote : “In such a system, it makes perfect sense that Hollywood would turn out so ‘liberal’ an abomination as ‘If He Hollers, Let Him Go,’” External link

nytimes Wednesday, November 6, 2019 4:19:00 AM EAT

James Baldwin wrote : “In such a system, it makes perfect sense that Hollywood would turn out so ‘liberal’ an abomination as ‘If He Hollers, Let Him Go,’” External link

nytimes Wednesday, November 6, 2019 12:47:00 AM EAT

James Baldwin said : "It feels surreal to be the World's Fastest Gamer," External link

finanznachrichten-en Thursday, October 31, 2019 1:48:00 AM EAT

James Baldwin expressed : “Notes on the House of Bondage,” External link

thenation Monday, October 28, 2019 9:59:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin wrote : “It took many years of vomiting up all the filth I’d been taught about myself, and half-believed, before I was able to walk on the Earth as though I had a right to be here,” External link

bostonglobe Monday, September 23, 2019 3:49:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin wrote : “It took many years of vomiting up all the filth I’d been taught about myself, and half-believed, before I was able to walk on the Earth as though I had a right to be here,” External link

bostonglobe Monday, September 23, 2019 12:31:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin dit : «Je ne crois pas aux races. Je ne crois pas aux couleurs» External link

letemps Monday, August 12, 2019 10:14:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin afirma ( about Louis Armstrong ) : “A Rua Beale é uma rua em Nova Orleans, onde nasceram meu pai, Louis Armstrong e o jazz” External link

ogloboglobo Saturday, March 30, 2019 5:22:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin écrit : «C’est une rue bruyante. Il appartient au visiteur de saisir un sens dans la pulsation des tambours» External link

letemps Tuesday, January 29, 2019 7:33:00 PM EAT



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activist2.16%EN10/03/201703/10/2017
escritor4.32%PT09/13/201713/09/2017
novelist7.19%EN09/10/201710/09/2017
author26.62%EN08/23/201723/08/2017
poet4.32%EN08/13/201713/08/2017
noir2.16%FR06/24/201724/06/2017
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essayist2.16%EN04/09/201709/04/2017
essayiste0.72%FR03/09/201709/03/2017
famed writer1.44%EN03/04/201704/03/2017
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autor0.72%PT02/15/201715/02/2017
renowned writer0.72%EN02/02/201702/02/2017
autor0.72%ES01/20/201720/01/2017
famous novelist0.72%EN12/07/201607/12/2016
great writer0.72%EN09/10/201610/09/2016
Names Lang Count
James BaldwinEN76.18%
James BaldwinFR12.32%
James BaldwinPT7.46%
James BaldwinES4.05%
James BaldwinDA0.00%


 
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James Baldwin

Last updated on 2017-10-12T04:06+0300.

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James Baldwin explained : “A most striking metamorphosis into freedom,” External link

forbes Thursday, July 9, 2020 8:25:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin wrote : “ignorance, allied with power, is the most ferocious enemy justice can have” External link

news-yahoo Tuesday, July 7, 2020 5:02:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin wrote : “I love America more than any other country in this world, and, exactly for this reason, I insist on the right to criticize her perpetually,” External link

WashingtonPost Friday, July 3, 2020 3:58:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin said : "I left this country for one reason only. One reason. I didn’t care where I’d go. I might’ve gone to Hong Kong, I might’ve gone to Timbuktu, I ended up in Paris with $40 in my pocket with the theory that nothing worse would happen to me there than had already happened to me here," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, July 2, 2020 2:12:00 AM EAT

James Baldwin said : “People pay for what they do, and still more for what they have allowed themselves to become. They pay for it very simply; by the lives they lead” External link

nytimes Wednesday, July 1, 2020 12:14:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin wrote : “If you have been watching television lately,” External link

dailymaverick Monday, June 29, 2020 5:36:00 AM EAT

James Baldwin said : "I left this country for one reason only. One reason. I didn’t care where I’d go. I might’ve gone to Hong Kong, I might’ve gone to Timbuktu, I ended up in Paris with $40 in my pocket with the theory that nothing worse would happen to me there than had already happened to me here," External link

news-yahoo Sunday, June 28, 2020 8:32:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin said : "I left this country for one reason only. One reason. I didn’t care where I’d go. I might’ve gone to Hong Kong, I might’ve gone to Timbuktu, I ended up in Paris with $40 in my pocket with the theory that nothing worse would happen to me there than had already happened to me here," External link

news-yahoo Saturday, June 27, 2020 10:47:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin said : "I left this country for one reason only. One reason. I didn’t care where I’d go. I might’ve gone to Hong Kong, I might’ve gone to Timbuktu, I ended up in Paris with $40 in my pocket with the theory that nothing worse would happen to me there than had already happened to me here," External link

telegram Friday, June 26, 2020 8:31:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin said : "I left this country for one reason only. One reason. I didn’t care where I’d go. I might’ve gone to Hong Kong, I might’ve gone to Timbuktu, I ended up in Paris with $40 in my pocket with the theory that nothing worse would happen to me there than had already happened to me here," External link

news-yahoo Friday, June 26, 2020 1:44:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin said : “A black gay person who is a sexual conundrum to society is already long before the question of sexuality comes into it, menace and marked because he’s black or she’s black,” External link

voanews Friday, June 26, 2020 7:00:00 AM EAT

James Baldwin said : "the white policeman, patrolled the neighbourhood" External link

aljazeera-en Monday, June 22, 2020 4:44:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin noted : "Once you find yourself in another civilisation," External link

aljazeera-en Sunday, June 21, 2020 10:59:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin clarified : “It wasn’t so much a matter of choosing France — it was a matter of getting out of America” External link

watoday Wednesday, June 17, 2020 1:57:00 AM EAT

James Baldwin wrote : “America has paid the highest and most extraordinary price for becoming white,” “Because they think they are white, they do not dare confront the ravage and the lie of their history. Because they think they are white, they cannot allow themselves to be tormented by the suspicion that all men are brothers” External link

msn-uk Tuesday, June 16, 2020 9:37:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin wrote : “America has paid the highest and most extraordinary price for becoming white,” “Because they think they are white, they do not dare confront the ravage and the lie of their history. Because they think they are white, they cannot allow themselves to be tormented by the suspicion that all men are brothers” External link

independent-UK Tuesday, June 16, 2020 9:31:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin clarified : “It wasn’t so much a matter of choosing France — it was a matter of getting out of America” External link

brisbanetimes Tuesday, June 16, 2020 5:48:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin said : "It comes as a great shock that the country that you have pledged allegiance to has not evolved any place for you" External link

bulawayo24 Sunday, June 14, 2020 12:50:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin says : “This is a huge moment for Black bookstores all over the country,” External link

csmonitor Friday, June 12, 2020 11:31:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin wrote : “Not everything that is faced can be changed. But nothing can be changed until it is faced” External link

dailymaverick Wednesday, June 10, 2020 4:40:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin said : “The only thing that unites all black men everywhere is, as far as I can tell, the fact that white men are on their necks. What I’m curious about is what will happen when this is no longer true. For the first time in the memory of anybody living, black men have their destinies in their own hands. What will come out then, is a very great, a very loaded question” External link

theelephant Saturday, June 6, 2020 6:28:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin observed : “I imagine one of the reasons people cling to their hates so stubbornly,” External link

latimes Saturday, June 6, 2020 1:56:00 AM EAT

James Baldwin wrote : “People are trapped in history and history trapped in them,” External link

watchingamerica Friday, June 5, 2020 6:55:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin said : “Osprey said it was OK to go ahead to proceed to create the berm and now it is going to cost millions of dollars for remediation,” External link

ctpost Friday, June 5, 2020 1:20:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin said : “To be a Negro in this country and to be relatively conscious is to be in a rage almost all the time” External link

thenation Wednesday, June 3, 2020 7:02:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin said : “Everybody knows, no matter what they do not know, that they wouldn’t like to be a Black man in this country,” External link

bostonglobe Tuesday, June 2, 2020 12:24:00 AM EAT

James Baldwin said : “Everybody knows, no matter what they do not know, that they wouldn’t like to be a Black man in this country,” External link

bostonglobe Sunday, May 31, 2020 9:54:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin wrote : “We made the world we’re living in and we have to make it over,” External link

BFTOnline Tuesday, March 24, 2020 9:33:00 AM EAT

James Baldwin said : “We are seeking information from the public to help us identify any involved persons,” External link

mlive Saturday, March 14, 2020 8:24:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin replied : "I left the church 20 years ago and I haven't joined anything since" External link

opednews Monday, March 9, 2020 6:54:00 AM EAT

James Baldwin explained : “I certainly could not possibly have—not at that point in my life—handled the other great weight, the ’Negro problem,'” “The sexual-moral light was a hard thing to deal with. I could not handle both propositions in the same book. There was no room for it” External link

newnownext Friday, February 21, 2020 11:38:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin wrote : “Letter From a Region in My Mind,” External link

nytimes Thursday, February 13, 2020 9:44:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin wrote : “there is a limit to the number of people any government can put in prison” External link

nytimes Thursday, February 13, 2020 9:44:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin said : "Life is tragic simply because the earth turns and the sun inexorably rises and sets, and one day, for each of us, the sun will go down for the last, last time. Perhaps the root of our trouble, the human trouble, is that we will sacrifice all the beauty of our lives, will imprison ourselves in totems, taboos, crosses, blood sacrifices, steeples, mosques, races, armies, flags, nations, in order to deny the fact of death, which is the only fact we have" External link

opednews Thursday, January 23, 2020 8:07:00 AM EAT

James Baldwin wrote : “The Jew’s suffering is recognized as part of the moral history of the world and the Jew is recognized as a contributor so the world’s history: this is not true for the blacks” External link

philly Friday, January 3, 2020 8:40:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin said : “Children have never been very good at listening to their elders, but they have never failed to imitate them,” External link

oecdobserver Friday, December 20, 2019 11:51:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin wrote : “We made the world we’re living in and we have to make it over,” External link

BFTOnline Sunday, November 17, 2019 4:57:00 AM EAT

James Baldwin wrote : “In such a system, it makes perfect sense that Hollywood would turn out so ‘liberal’ an abomination as ‘If He Hollers, Let Him Go,’” External link

nytimes Wednesday, November 6, 2019 4:19:00 AM EAT

James Baldwin wrote : “In such a system, it makes perfect sense that Hollywood would turn out so ‘liberal’ an abomination as ‘If He Hollers, Let Him Go,’” External link

nytimes Wednesday, November 6, 2019 12:47:00 AM EAT

James Baldwin said : "It feels surreal to be the World's Fastest Gamer," External link

finanznachrichten-en Thursday, October 31, 2019 1:48:00 AM EAT

James Baldwin expressed : “Notes on the House of Bondage,” External link

thenation Monday, October 28, 2019 9:59:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin wrote : “It took many years of vomiting up all the filth I’d been taught about myself, and half-believed, before I was able to walk on the Earth as though I had a right to be here,” External link

bostonglobe Monday, September 23, 2019 3:49:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin wrote : “It took many years of vomiting up all the filth I’d been taught about myself, and half-believed, before I was able to walk on the Earth as though I had a right to be here,” External link

bostonglobe Monday, September 23, 2019 12:31:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin dit : «Je ne crois pas aux races. Je ne crois pas aux couleurs» External link

letemps Monday, August 12, 2019 10:14:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin afirma ( about Louis Armstrong ) : “A Rua Beale é uma rua em Nova Orleans, onde nasceram meu pai, Louis Armstrong e o jazz” External link

ogloboglobo Saturday, March 30, 2019 5:22:00 PM EAT

James Baldwin écrit : «C’est une rue bruyante. Il appartient au visiteur de saisir un sens dans la pulsation des tambours» External link

letemps Tuesday, January 29, 2019 7:33:00 PM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
writer35.25%EN10/10/201710/10/2017
activist2.16%EN10/03/201703/10/2017
escritor4.32%PT09/13/201713/09/2017
novelist7.19%EN09/10/201710/09/2017
author26.62%EN08/23/201723/08/2017
poet4.32%EN08/13/201713/08/2017
noir2.16%FR06/24/201724/06/2017
écrivain américain1.44%FR05/19/201719/05/2017
écrivain7.91%FR05/10/201710/05/2017
essayist2.16%EN04/09/201709/04/2017
essayiste0.72%FR03/09/201709/03/2017
famed writer1.44%EN03/04/201704/03/2017
diretor0.72%PT02/22/201722/02/2017
autor0.72%PT02/15/201715/02/2017
renowned writer0.72%EN02/02/201702/02/2017
autor0.72%ES01/20/201720/01/2017
famous novelist0.72%EN12/07/201607/12/2016
great writer0.72%EN09/10/201610/09/2016
Names Lang Count
James BaldwinEN76.18%
James BaldwinFR12.32%
James BaldwinPT7.46%
James BaldwinES4.05%
James BaldwinDA0.00%


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