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You think your pains and heartbreaks are unprecedented in the history of the world, but then you read. It was books that taught me that the things that tormented me were the very things that connected me with all the people who were alive, or who have ever been alive.
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James Baldwin

United States author who was an outspoken critic of racism (1924-1987)

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