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

- Stokely Carmichael

About this Quote

Stokely Carmichael's quote is a testament to the guts of Harriet Tubman and Marcus Garvey, two prominent figures in the defend civil rights. He is recommending that the civil rights movement of the 1960s was not any more bold than the struggles of Tubman and Garvey in their respective times. Instead, he recommends that the civil rights movement of the 1960s had the benefit of a more susceptible opponent. This implies that the civil liberties movement of the 1960s had the ability to make more development than Tubman and Garvey because the enemy was weaker and more susceptible to change. Carmichael's quote is a reminder of the guts and strength of Tubman and Garvey, and the importance of their contributions to the civil rights movement. It likewise works as a reminder of the power of collective action and the importance of defending what is right, no matter the odds.

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Stokely Carmichael This quote is written / told by Stokely Carmichael between June 29, 1941 and November 15, 1998. He was a famous Activist from USA. The author also have 28 other quotes.

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