“Clearly it would be and has been very difficult for subsequent generations of whites to overcome — even if they wanted to — the concept of a subordinate caste assigned to blacks, of black inferiority. They had to continue thinking this way and developing elaborate doctrines to justify what Professor Williams has called ‘the inevitability and rightness of the existing scheme of things.'”

Source: Kwame Ture (formerly known as Stokley Carmichael) and Charles Hamilton. Black Power. pg. 27-8. 1967.

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