George Jackson Quotes


12 George Jackson quotes:



"What the Super Bowl did for us was give us a sense of urgency."
"The savage repression of blacks, which can be estimated by reading the obituary columns of the nation's dailies, Fred Hampton, etc., has not failed to register on the black inmates."
"But now with the living conditions deteriorating, and with the sure knowledge that we are slated for destruction, we have been transformed into an implacable army of liberation."
"Growing numbers of blacks are openly passed over when paroles are considered. They have become aware that their only hope lies in resistance."
"Most of today's black convicts have come to understand that they are the most abused victims of an unrighteous order."
"They have learned that resistance is actually possible. The holds are beginning to slip away."
"Up until now, the prospect of parole has kept us from confronting our captors with any real determination."
"Very few men imprisoned for economic crimes or even crimes of passion against the oppressor feel that they are really guilty."
"Five years ago my best friend died with AIDS...so that right there woke me up to a lot."
"We both were in a drug habit and when I walked away from it, he kept on using."
Author: Jackson Quotes Category: Habit Quotes
"(Salary) certainly is one point of dissatisfaction with teachers and although money is not why someone enters the profession, it is an issue. Teachers need to be able to pay their bills and support their families."
Author: Jackson Quotes Category: Money Quotes
"My mother and father say it's a blessing to see me now."
Author: Jackson Quotes Category: Mother Quotes



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