Frederick Douglass

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Frederick Douglass wrote ( about Abraham Lincoln ) : “The mere act of breaking the negro’s chains was the act of Abraham Lincoln, and is beautifully expressed in this monument,” External link

newsday-USA Monday, July 6, 2020 7:46:00 PM EAT

Frederick Douglass asked ( about Frederick Douglass ) : “What, to the American slave, is your 4th of July?" Douglass answered: "A day that reveals to him, more than all other days in the year, the gross injustice and cruelty to which he is the constant victim. To him, your celebration is a sham; your boasted liberty, an unholy license; your national greatness, swelling vanity; your sounds of rejoicing are empty and heartless; your denunciations of tyrants, brass fronted impudence; your shouts of liberty and equality, hollow mockery; your prayers and hymns, your sermons and thanksgivings, with all your religious parade, and solemnity, are, to him, mere bombast, fraud, deception, impiety, and hypocrisy — a thin veil to cover up crimes which would disgrace a nation of savages” External link

WashingtonPost Monday, July 6, 2020 7:43:00 PM EAT

Frederick Douglass asked : "Are the great principles of political freedom and natural justice, embodied in that Declaration of Independence, extended to us?" External link

npr Monday, July 6, 2020 7:26:00 PM EAT

Frederick Douglass writes ( about Abraham Lincoln ) : “Admirable as is the monument by Mr Ball in Lincoln Park, it does not, as it seems to me, tell the whole truth, and perhaps no one monument could be made to tell the whole truth of any subject which it might be designed to illustrate” External link

news-yahoo Monday, July 6, 2020 6:40:00 PM EAT

Frederick Douglass says : "The rich inheritance of justice, liberty, prosperity and independence, bequeathed by your fathers, is shared by you, not by me. The sunlight that brought life and healing to you, has brought stripes and death to me. This Fourth [of] July is yours, not mine. You may rejoice, I must mourn" External link

foxcarolina Sunday, July 5, 2020 12:46:00 AM EAT

Frederick Douglass said : "This speech was written almost 170 years ago, but this part of it is still extremely relevant, especially with today's protests," External link

foxcarolina Sunday, July 5, 2020 12:46:00 AM EAT

Frederick Douglass says : "The rich inheritance of justice, liberty, prosperity and independence, bequeathed by your fathers, is shared by you, not by me. The sunlight that brought life and healing to you, has brought stripes and death to me. This Fourth [of] July is yours, not mine. You may rejoice, I must mourn" External link

wrcbtv Saturday, July 4, 2020 10:43:00 PM EAT

Frederick Douglass said : "This speech was written almost 170 years ago, but this part of it is still extremely relevant, especially with today's protests," External link

wrcbtv Saturday, July 4, 2020 10:43:00 PM EAT

Frederick Douglass said : “Heretofore the negro had been regarded only as the means of putting money in the white man’s pocket, like a bale of cotton,” External link

thenation Friday, July 3, 2020 12:57:00 PM EAT

Frederick Douglass said : "What, to the American slave, is your 4th of July? I answer: a day that reveals to him, more than all other days in the year, the gross injustice and cruelty to which he is the constant victim," External link

enterprisenews Thursday, July 2, 2020 12:04:00 AM EAT

Frederick Douglass said : “It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men” External link

ngrguardiannews Saturday, June 27, 2020 11:52:00 AM EAT

Frederick Douglass said : “It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men” External link

guardian-ng Saturday, June 27, 2020 7:25:00 AM EAT

Frederick Douglass said : “He was preeminently the white man’s president, entirely devoted to the welfare of white men,” External link

WashingtonPost Friday, June 26, 2020 3:23:00 AM EAT

Frederick Douglass told : “We have gone a good work for our race today. In doing honor to the memory of our friend and liberator, we have been doing highest honors to ourselves and those who come after us; we have been fastening ourselves to a name and fame imperishable and immortal; we have also been defending ourselves from a blighting scandal,” External link

theepochtimes Wednesday, June 24, 2020 5:11:00 PM EAT

Frederick Douglass wrote : “The slaveholders by encouraging the enmity of the poor laboring white man against the blacks, succeeded in making the said white man almost as much a slave as the black slave himself,” “Both were plundered, and by the same plunderers” External link

thenation Friday, June 19, 2020 1:02:00 PM EAT

Frederick Douglass wrote : “I saw no one that seemed to be shocked or disturbed at my dark presence,” External link

irishexaminer Thursday, June 18, 2020 10:20:00 PM EAT

Frederick Douglass said : “It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men” External link

ngrguardiannews Saturday, June 13, 2020 11:10:00 AM EAT

Frederick Douglass said : “It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men” External link

guardian-ng Saturday, June 13, 2020 7:31:00 AM EAT

Frederick Douglass said : “It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men” External link

guardian-ng Saturday, June 6, 2020 9:09:00 AM EAT

Frederick Douglass uttered : "No right was deemed by the fathers of the government more sacred than the right of speech," External link

beaumontenterprise Friday, June 5, 2020 5:06:00 PM EAT

Frederick Douglass uttered : “No right was deemed by the fathers of the government more sacred than the right of speech,” External link

WashingtonPost Friday, June 5, 2020 3:35:00 PM EAT

Frederick Douglass said : "I told them don't get in a hurry and don't get frustrated," External link

wkyt Monday, April 13, 2020 4:02:00 AM EAT



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Frederick Douglass asked ( about Frederick Douglass ) : “What, to the American slave, is your 4th of July?" Douglass answered: "A day that reveals to him, more than all other days in the year, the gross injustice and cruelty to which he is the constant victim. To him, your celebration is a sham; your boasted liberty, an unholy license; your national greatness, swelling vanity; your sounds of rejoicing are empty and heartless; your denunciations of tyrants, brass fronted impudence; your shouts of liberty and equality, hollow mockery; your prayers and hymns, your sermons and thanksgivings, with all your religious parade, and solemnity, are, to him, mere bombast, fraud, deception, impiety, and hypocrisy — a thin veil to cover up crimes which would disgrace a nation of savages” External link

WashingtonPost Monday, July 6, 2020 7:43:00 PM EAT

Lynn Smith said ( about Frederick Douglass ) : "Because so much of our population was new immigrants, they really didn't know the story of Frederick Douglass or slavery in America or the Underground Railroad," External link

enterprisenews Thursday, July 2, 2020 12:04:00 AM EAT

Gavin Newsom said ( about Frederick Douglass ) : “We live by the wisdom of Frederick Douglass, that it is easier to build strong children than to repair broken adults,” External link

whittierdailynews Wednesday, April 15, 2020 8:38:00 PM EAT

Gavin Newsom said ( about Frederick Douglass ) : “We live by the wisdom of Frederick Douglass, that it is easier to build strong children than to repair broken adults,” External link

dailynews Wednesday, April 15, 2020 8:12:00 PM EAT

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Frederick Douglass

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Frederick Douglass wrote ( about Abraham Lincoln ) : “The mere act of breaking the negro’s chains was the act of Abraham Lincoln, and is beautifully expressed in this monument,” External link

newsday-USA Monday, July 6, 2020 7:46:00 PM EAT

Frederick Douglass asked ( about Frederick Douglass ) : “What, to the American slave, is your 4th of July?" Douglass answered: "A day that reveals to him, more than all other days in the year, the gross injustice and cruelty to which he is the constant victim. To him, your celebration is a sham; your boasted liberty, an unholy license; your national greatness, swelling vanity; your sounds of rejoicing are empty and heartless; your denunciations of tyrants, brass fronted impudence; your shouts of liberty and equality, hollow mockery; your prayers and hymns, your sermons and thanksgivings, with all your religious parade, and solemnity, are, to him, mere bombast, fraud, deception, impiety, and hypocrisy — a thin veil to cover up crimes which would disgrace a nation of savages” External link

WashingtonPost Monday, July 6, 2020 7:43:00 PM EAT

Frederick Douglass asked : "Are the great principles of political freedom and natural justice, embodied in that Declaration of Independence, extended to us?" External link

npr Monday, July 6, 2020 7:26:00 PM EAT

Frederick Douglass writes ( about Abraham Lincoln ) : “Admirable as is the monument by Mr Ball in Lincoln Park, it does not, as it seems to me, tell the whole truth, and perhaps no one monument could be made to tell the whole truth of any subject which it might be designed to illustrate” External link

news-yahoo Monday, July 6, 2020 6:40:00 PM EAT

Frederick Douglass says : "The rich inheritance of justice, liberty, prosperity and independence, bequeathed by your fathers, is shared by you, not by me. The sunlight that brought life and healing to you, has brought stripes and death to me. This Fourth [of] July is yours, not mine. You may rejoice, I must mourn" External link

foxcarolina Sunday, July 5, 2020 12:46:00 AM EAT

Frederick Douglass said : "This speech was written almost 170 years ago, but this part of it is still extremely relevant, especially with today's protests," External link

foxcarolina Sunday, July 5, 2020 12:46:00 AM EAT

Frederick Douglass says : "The rich inheritance of justice, liberty, prosperity and independence, bequeathed by your fathers, is shared by you, not by me. The sunlight that brought life and healing to you, has brought stripes and death to me. This Fourth [of] July is yours, not mine. You may rejoice, I must mourn" External link

wrcbtv Saturday, July 4, 2020 10:43:00 PM EAT

Frederick Douglass said : "This speech was written almost 170 years ago, but this part of it is still extremely relevant, especially with today's protests," External link

wrcbtv Saturday, July 4, 2020 10:43:00 PM EAT

Frederick Douglass said : “Heretofore the negro had been regarded only as the means of putting money in the white man’s pocket, like a bale of cotton,” External link

thenation Friday, July 3, 2020 12:57:00 PM EAT

Frederick Douglass said : "What, to the American slave, is your 4th of July? I answer: a day that reveals to him, more than all other days in the year, the gross injustice and cruelty to which he is the constant victim," External link

enterprisenews Thursday, July 2, 2020 12:04:00 AM EAT

Frederick Douglass said : “It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men” External link

ngrguardiannews Saturday, June 27, 2020 11:52:00 AM EAT

Frederick Douglass said : “It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men” External link

guardian-ng Saturday, June 27, 2020 7:25:00 AM EAT

Frederick Douglass said : “He was preeminently the white man’s president, entirely devoted to the welfare of white men,” External link

WashingtonPost Friday, June 26, 2020 3:23:00 AM EAT

Frederick Douglass told : “We have gone a good work for our race today. In doing honor to the memory of our friend and liberator, we have been doing highest honors to ourselves and those who come after us; we have been fastening ourselves to a name and fame imperishable and immortal; we have also been defending ourselves from a blighting scandal,” External link

theepochtimes Wednesday, June 24, 2020 5:11:00 PM EAT

Frederick Douglass wrote : “The slaveholders by encouraging the enmity of the poor laboring white man against the blacks, succeeded in making the said white man almost as much a slave as the black slave himself,” “Both were plundered, and by the same plunderers” External link

thenation Friday, June 19, 2020 1:02:00 PM EAT

Frederick Douglass wrote : “I saw no one that seemed to be shocked or disturbed at my dark presence,” External link

irishexaminer Thursday, June 18, 2020 10:20:00 PM EAT

Frederick Douglass said : “It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men” External link

ngrguardiannews Saturday, June 13, 2020 11:10:00 AM EAT

Frederick Douglass said : “It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men” External link

guardian-ng Saturday, June 13, 2020 7:31:00 AM EAT

Frederick Douglass said : “It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men” External link

guardian-ng Saturday, June 6, 2020 9:09:00 AM EAT

Frederick Douglass uttered : "No right was deemed by the fathers of the government more sacred than the right of speech," External link

beaumontenterprise Friday, June 5, 2020 5:06:00 PM EAT

Frederick Douglass uttered : “No right was deemed by the fathers of the government more sacred than the right of speech,” External link

WashingtonPost Friday, June 5, 2020 3:35:00 PM EAT

Frederick Douglass said : "I told them don't get in a hurry and don't get frustrated," External link

wkyt Monday, April 13, 2020 4:02:00 AM EAT



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militant abolitionniste3.77%FR12/04/201704/12/2017
abolitionniste1.89%FR12/04/201704/12/2017
fighter5.66%EN10/24/201724/10/2017
writer9.43%EN09/23/201723/09/2017
activist13.21%EN09/05/201705/09/2017
leader18.87%EN08/28/201728/08/2017
author5.66%EN02/01/201701/02/2017
campaigner7.55%EN01/27/201727/01/2017
editor3.77%EN01/10/201710/01/2017
mate7.55%EN10/19/201619/10/2016
champion1.89%EN08/07/201607/08/2016
reformer7.55%EN07/08/201608/07/2016
human rights leader1.89%EN05/27/201627/05/2016
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Frederick Douglass asked ( about Frederick Douglass ) : “What, to the American slave, is your 4th of July?" Douglass answered: "A day that reveals to him, more than all other days in the year, the gross injustice and cruelty to which he is the constant victim. To him, your celebration is a sham; your boasted liberty, an unholy license; your national greatness, swelling vanity; your sounds of rejoicing are empty and heartless; your denunciations of tyrants, brass fronted impudence; your shouts of liberty and equality, hollow mockery; your prayers and hymns, your sermons and thanksgivings, with all your religious parade, and solemnity, are, to him, mere bombast, fraud, deception, impiety, and hypocrisy — a thin veil to cover up crimes which would disgrace a nation of savages” External link

WashingtonPost Monday, July 6, 2020 7:43:00 PM EAT

Lynn Smith said ( about Frederick Douglass ) : "Because so much of our population was new immigrants, they really didn't know the story of Frederick Douglass or slavery in America or the Underground Railroad," External link

enterprisenews Thursday, July 2, 2020 12:04:00 AM EAT

Gavin Newsom said ( about Frederick Douglass ) : “We live by the wisdom of Frederick Douglass, that it is easier to build strong children than to repair broken adults,” External link

whittierdailynews Wednesday, April 15, 2020 8:38:00 PM EAT

Gavin Newsom said ( about Frederick Douglass ) : “We live by the wisdom of Frederick Douglass, that it is easier to build strong children than to repair broken adults,” External link

dailynews Wednesday, April 15, 2020 8:12:00 PM EAT