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To be a poor man is hard, but to be a poor race in a land of dollars is the very bottom of hardships.

The problem of the twentieth century is the problem of the color-line -- the relation of the darker to the lighter races of men in Asia and Africa, in America and the islands of the sea. It was a phase of this problem that caused the Civil War.