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Ralph Waldo Emerson’s Letter: “…does this government think that the people of the United States are become savage and mad? ”

From this source, heart-rending. Letter to Martin Van Buren President of the United States 1836 Sir: The seat you fill places you in a relation of credit and nearness to every citizen. By right and natural position, every citizen is … Continue reading

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