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" Our progress in degeneracy appears to me to be pretty rapid. As a nation we began by declaring that "all men are created equal." We now practically read it "all men are created equal, except negroes. "
An American Bible - Page 112
edited by - 1918 - 372 pages
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Catholic Builders of the Nation: A Symposium on the Catholic ..., Volume 1

Constantine Edward McGuire - 1923
...How can anyone who abhors the oppression of Negroes be in favor of degrading classes of white people? Our progress in degeneracy appears to me to be pretty...will read "all men are created equal, except Negroes, foreigners and Catholics." When it comes to this, I shall prefer emigrating to some country where they...
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The Chicago Daily News Reprints, Issue 8

1924
...are created equal." We now practically reml It that "all men are created equal — except negroe-H." When the Know-Nothings get control. It will read "all...are created equal, except negroes and foreigners and Catholic*." When It comes to this, I shall prefer emigrating to some country where thoy make no pretense...
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The North American Review, Volume 223

1926
...negroes be in favor of degrading classes of white people? Our progress in degeneracy appears to me pretty rapid. As a nation we began by declaring that...equal except negroes and foreigners and Catholics." When it comes to this, I shall prefer emigrating to some country where they make no pretense of loving...
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Abraham Lincoln

Godfrey Rathbone Benson Baron Charnwood - 1917 - 482 pages
...negroes be in favour of degrading classes of white people? Our progress in degeneracy appears to me pretty rapid. As a nation we began by declaring that...equal, except negroes and foreigners and Catholics.' When it comes to this, I shall prefer emigrating to some country where they make no pretence of loving...
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Legacy of Hate: A Short History of Ethnic, Religious, and Racial Prejudice ...

Philip Perlmutter - 1999 - 325 pages
...can anyone who abhors the oppression of Negroes be in favor of degrading classes of white people ... as a nation we began by declaring that 'all men are...created equal except Negroes.' When the Know-Nothings obtain control, it will read: 'All men are created equal except Negroes, foreigners and Catholics.'...
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Lincoln on Lincoln

Paul M. Zall - 2003 - 216 pages
...can any one who abhors the oppression of negroes, be in favor of degrading classes of white people? Our progress in degeneracy appears to me to be pretty rapid. As a nation, we began by declaring that "a// men are created equal." We now practically read it "all men are created equal, except negroes."...
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A New Birth of Freedom: Abraham Lincoln and the Coming of the Civil War

Harry V. Jaffa - 2004 - 576 pages
...can any one who abhors the oppression of negroes, be in favor of degrading classes of white people? Our progress in degeneracy appears to me to be pretty...equal, except negroes, and foreigners, and Catholics." When it comes to this I should prefer emigrating to some country where they make no pretence of loving...
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Lincoln of Kentucky

Lowell Harrison - 2000 - 305 pages
...can any one who abhors the oppression of negroes, be in favor of degrading classes of white people? Our progress in degeneracy appears to me to be pretty...equal, except negroes, and foreigners, and catholics' When it comes to this, I should prefer emigrating to some country where they make no pretense of loving...
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The Boisterous Sea of Liberty: A Documentary History of America from ...

David Brion Davis, Steven Mintz - 1998 - 608 pages
...white people? Our progress in degeneracy appears to me pretty rapid. As a nation we began by declaring "all men are created equal." We now practically read...equal, except Negroes, and foreigners, and Catholics." When it comes to this I should prefer emigrating to some country where they make no pretense of loving...
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Lincoln's Sacred Effort: Defining Religion's Role in American Self-government

Lucas E. Morel - 2000 - 251 pages
...he comments on the bigotry of the Know-Nothing party: As a nation, we began by declaring that "a// men are created equal." We now practically read it...equal, except negroes, and foreigners, and catholics. When it comes to this I should prefer emigrating to some country where they make no pretence of loving...
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