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The Day America Threw Away Its Shot

(for Frederick Douglass)

After the painting by J. Mund.” The duel between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr took place in Weehawken, New Jersey on July 11, 1804. Hamilton was mortally wounded. (Public Domain)

“the more boorishly he behaved, the more bigotry he espoused, the more ignorance he revealed, the more defiance he displayed, all the more approval he gained.” — Tony Michels (after the November 2016 U.S. Presidential election)


sojourner truth came to live & die in battle creek. rosa parks lived out her days…



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