Where's the social justice? "Wail of the Children - July 24, 1903," by Mother Jones. The Socialist WebZine

Where's the social justice? "The Socialist WebZine: Wail of the Children - July 24, 1903"
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| Is this the freedom and liberty Rand and Ron Paul want? It wasn't capitalism that got rid of such child labor. It was the heart of real Christianity (social gospel)/progressivism/socialism — Mother Jones.

America has been rushing backwards ever since Reaganomics raised its ugly head.

"Fifty years ago there was a cry against slavery and men gave up their lives to stop the selling of black children on the block. Today the white child is sold for two dollars a week to the manufacturers. Fifty years ago the black babies were sold C. 0.D. Today the white baby is sold on the installment plan.

"In Georgia where children work day and night in the cotton mills they have just passed a bill to protect song birds. What about little children from whom all song is gone?

"I shall ask the president in the name of the aching hearts of these little ones that he emancipate them from slavery. I will tell the president that the prosperity he boasts of is the prosperity of the rich wrung from the poo...

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