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Stokely Carmichael Quotes: We had no more courage than Harriet Tubman or Marcus Garvey had in their times. We just had a more vulnerable enemy.
         

We had no more courage than Harriet Tubman or Marcus Garvey had in their times. We just had a more vulnerable enemy.


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