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if you refuse to take into account actual quotes from the founder of the aclu admitting the organization is a tool of communism? not much else i can say.

If you refuse to take into account that the ACLU has done a lot of good, There's not much for us to talk about.

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In the southern United States, Irish were often used instead of Blacks for dangerous jobs, as a Black was considered an asset, while the Irish worker’s life was considered dispensable without any incurred cost. This division of labor was witnessed by Frederic Law Olmstead as he watched workers load cotton bales onto a ship during his visit to the South in 1855. He observed Black workers recklessly tossing bales from the top of a chute down towards Irish, who would then stow them onto a ship. When he asked about his arrangement, he was told that ‘the n!ggers are worth too much to be risked here; if the Paddies are knocked overboard or get their backs broke, nobody loses anything’ (Olmstead, 1996: 215).

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