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James Connolly - Quotes

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The worker is the slave of capitalist society, the female worker is the slave of that slave.

The worker is the slave of capitalist society, the female worker is the slave of that slave.

If you strike at, imprison, or kill us, out of our prisons or graves we will still evoke a spirit that will thwart you, and perhaps, raise a force that will destroy you! We defy you! Do your worst! ---->>>

Just as it is true that a stream cannot rise above its source, so it is true that a national literature cannot rise above the moral level of the social conditions of the people from whom it derives its inspiration. ---->>>

There can be no perfect Europe in which Ireland is denied even the least of its national rights. ---->>>

Without the power of the Industrial Union behind it, Democracy can only enter the State as the victim enters the gullet of the Serpent. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: Scottish
Born: June 5, 1868
Birthplace:
Die: 05-12, 1916
Occupation: Politician
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James Connolly (Irish: Séamas Ó Conghaile; 5 June 1868 – 12 May 1916) was an Irish republican and socialist leader, aligned to syndicalism and De Leonism. He was born in the Cowgate area of Edinburgh, Scotland, to Irish-born parents. He left school for working life at the age of 11, but became one of the leading Marxist theorists of his day (wikipedia)