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A. Philip Randolph
Born Asa Philip Randolph
(1889-04-15)April 15, 1889
Crescent City, Florida
Died May 16, 1979(1979-05-16) (aged 90)
New York City, New York

A community is democratic only when the humblest and weakest person can enjoy the highest civil, economic, and social rights that the biggest and most powerful possess.
A. Philip Randolph
Freedom is never given; it is won.
Salvation for a race, nation or class must come from within.
We must develop huge demonstrations, because the world is used to big dramatic affairs. They think in terms of hundreds of thousands and millions and billions… Billions of dollars are appropriated at the twinkling of an eye. Nothing little counts.
A. Philip Randolph
Justice is never given; it is exacted and the struggle must be continuous for freedom is never a final fact, but a continuing evolving process to higher and higher levels of human, social, economic, political and religious relationship.
A. Philip Randolph
In every truth, the beneficiaries of a system cannot be expected to destroy it.
A. Philip Randolph