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The Dispossessed

“Men are physically stronger,” the doctor asserted with professional finality.
“Yes, often, and larger, but what does that matter when we have machines? And even when we don’t have machines, when we must dig with the shovel or carry on the back, the men maybe work faster – the big ones – but the women work longer… Often I have wished I was as tough as a woman.”

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Politics and the English Language

Shooting an Elephant (Penguin Modern Classics)George Orwell; Penguin Classics 2003WorldCat•LibraryThing•Google Books•BookFinder  Political language – and with variations this is true of all political...

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