When and under what conditions is the black man to have a free ballot? When is he in fact to have those full civil rights which have so long been his in law?
We Americans have no commission from God to police the world.
This Government has found occasion to express, in a friendly spirit, but with much earnestness, to the Government of the Czar, its serious concern because of the harsh measures now being enforced against the Hebrews in Russia.
There never has been a time in our history when work was so abundant or when wages were as high, whether measured by the currency in which they are paid or by their power to supply the necessaries and comforts of life.