Welcome to Bookmarker!

This is a personal project by @dellsystem. I built this to help me retain information from the books I'm reading.

Source code on GitHub (MIT license).

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hit me like a bolt of lightning

The Communist Manifesto hit me like a bolt of lightning. I read it avidly, finding in it answers to many of the seemingly unanswerable dilemmas which had plagued me. I read it over and over again, not completely understanding every passage or every idea, but enthralled nevertheless by the possibili…

—p.109 Rocks (75) by Angela Y. Davis
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using ourselves as whipping posts

It hurt to see us folding in on ourselves, using ourselves as whipping posts because we did not yet know how to struggle against the real cause of our misery.

—p.95 Rocks (75) by Angela Y. Davis
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Booker T. Washington syndrome

This Booker T. Washington syndrome permeated every aspect of the education I received in Birmingham. Work hard and you will be rewarded. A corollary of this principle was that the road would be harder and rockier for Black people than for their white counterparts. Our teachers warned us that we wou…

—p.92 Rocks (75) by Angela Y. Davis
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8 months, 1 week ago
a rolling bail fund
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a rolling bail fund
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