James Weldon Johnson Quote

Southern white people despise the Negro as a race, and will do nothing to aid in his elevation as such; but for certain individuals they have a strong affection, and are helpful to them in many ways.


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Southern white people despise the Negro as a race, and will do nothing to aid in his elevation as such; but for certain individuals they have a...

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Southern white people despise the Negro as a race, and will do nothing to aid in his elevation as such; but for certain individuals they have a...

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Southern white people despise the Negro as a race, and will do nothing to aid in his elevation as such; but for certain individuals they have a...

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Southern white people despise the Negro as a race, and will do nothing to aid in his elevation as such; but for certain individuals they have a...