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The surest way to keep a people down is to educate the men and neglect the women. If you educate a man you simply educate an individual, but if you educate a woman, you educate a family.

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Dr. James Emman Kwegyir Aggrey

1875–1927 Born in the Gold Coast, now Ghana, Aggrey excelled as a student and in 1898 entered university in the US where he graduated 4 years later with 3 degrees, following which he became minister of African Methodists Zion Church in Salisbury, NC. He earned doctorates in theology and osteopathy in 1912 and 1914. In 1920 he joined a research expedition to Africa to study educational needs, and over two years he gathered and analysed data to that end in what are now 10 African countries. In 1924 he was appointed first Vice-Principal of Achimota College in Accra. In 2004, the City of Salisbury and the State of North Carolina erected a historical marker to honour the contributions to the city and the state of Dr. Aggrey and his wife, Mrs. Rose Aggrey.

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    人を抑えるための最も確実な方法は、男性を教育し、女性を無視することです。あなたが男性を教育するならば、あなたは単に個人を教育しますが、あなたが女性を教育するならば、あなたは家族を教育します。

    壓制人民的最可靠方法是教育男人,忽視女人。如果要教育男人,就只教育一個人,但是如果要教育女人,就教育一個家庭。

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