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I think it cannot be maintained by any candid person that the African race have ever occupied or do promise ever to occupy any very high place in the human family.
An excellent essay on the history of racial attitudes in America. When we discuss "white privilege" today, a term which rankles many white Americans, one can find the origin of that attitude in our nation's immigration history. An excellent recap with a thorough list of citations and quotes! I am proud my work is included.