Ida B. Wells Quotes About Hit

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"The matter came up for judicial investigation, but as might have been expected, the white people concluded it was unnecessary to wait the result of the investigation—that it was preferable to hang the accused first and try him afterward." ~ Ida B Wells
"The appeal to the white man's pocket has ever been more effectual than all the appeals ever made to his conscience." ~ Ida B. Wells
"The white man's dollar is his god, and to stop this will be to stop outrages in many localities." ~ Ida B. Wells
"The white man's victory soon became complete by fraud, violence, intimidation and murder." ~ Ida B. Wells
"The city of Memphis has demonstrated that neither character nor standing avails the Negro if he dares to protect himself against the white man or become his rival." ~ Ida B. Wells
"The negro has suffered far more from the commission of this crime against the women of his race by white men than the white race has ever suffered through his crimes." ~ Ida B. Wells
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Complicated. And yet—simple. They were like two pieces of a failed star, drawn together by a shared history and a memory of illicit kisses."
Author: Cinda Williams Chima

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