Jackie Robinson Quote

I can't speak for any fifteen million people any more than any other person can, but I know that I've got too much invested for my wife and child and myself in the future of this country, and I and other Americans of many races and faiths have too much invested in our country's welfare for any of us to throw it away because of a siren song sung in bass.


Speech regarding Paul Robeson to the House Un-American Activities Committee (July 18, 1949)

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I can't speak for any fifteen million people any more than any other person can, but I know that I've got too much invested for my wife and child and ...

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I can't speak for any fifteen million people any more than any other person can, but I know that I've got too much invested for my wife and child and ...

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I can't speak for any fifteen million people any more than any other person can, but I know that I've got too much invested for my wife and child and ...

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I can't speak for any fifteen million people any more than any other person can, but I know that I've got too much invested for my wife and child and ...