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Communism is the corruption of a dream of justice.
Adlai E. Stevenson
Statehood for the District of Columbia is the most important civil rights and social justice issue in America today.
I think one of my father's great legacies is the people that he inspired and the generation that he inspired transformed America through civil rights, women's rights, equal justice, and they've passed that on to their children and grandchildren.
I was raised with no religious training or influence. Except the influence was to be a moral and ethical person at the secular level. And to be a peace marcher, an activist for civil rights, peace and justice.
The Justice Department needs to investigate how Goldman Sachs was able to steer things in such a manner through their former employees in the Bush administration, so that in the end Goldman's competitors have disappeared and Goldman is left standing.
Many are observing Ferguson and witnessing the anger, demonstrations, looting and vandalism and calling for quiet. But quiet isn't enough. The absence of noise isn't the presence of justice - and we must demand justice in Ferguson and the other 'Fergusons' around America.
Sometimes it gets boring. No justice is supposed to say that. But, you know, there's drudgery in every job you're going to do.
To have a romance, you have to have time. I'm a justice. I've written a book. The guy's gonna have to wait until I'm a little bit freer.
In 1998, I founded the American Center for Law and Justice, probably the premier public interest law firm in America defending the rights of believers.
Being a justice. If you love law the way I do... you're given the job of a lifetime... you're permitted to address the most important legal questions of the country, and sometimes the world. And in doing so, you make a difference in people's lives.
I think the time has come for the United States to do even-handed justice.
I want the people who listen to my music to feel the feeling that I feel, to cry the cry that I cry - justice. I want them to feel in their hearts the need for justice.
If you have a priest that is pushing social justice, go find another parish. Go alert your bishop.
Justice in the extreme is often unjust.
I used to buy into a former Supreme Court justice's argument that you can't scream fire in a crowded theater. Well, I think you can.
The trial by jury might safely be introduced into a despotic government, if the jury were to exercise no right of judging of the law, or the justice of the law.
Justice can only be dispensed when you have all the facts in front of you.
Because politics rests on an irreducible measure of coercion, it can never become a perfect realm of perfect love and justice.
I'm a very individualistic person. That is why I don't belong to any political party or anything. I really believe in justice and freedom.
I want to be a figure for prison reform. I think that the criminal justice system is rotten.
Henry Louis Gates
There may be more poetry than justice in poetic justice.
I think the Justice Department needs to be the final protector of the people of the United States of America.
Sheila Jackson Lee
Too often, governments are quick to use excessive force and even pervert the course of justice to keep oil and gas flowing, forests logged, wild rivers dammed and minerals extracted. As the Global Witness study reveals, citizens are often killed, too - especially if they're poor and indigenous.
Society needs both justice and compassion, a head and a heart, if it is to be civilised.
Every celebrity case I've been involved in - I've been involved in a great many - the one thing you can be sure of is they don't get the same justice as everybody else. It could be worse, it could be better, it's never the same.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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