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Our Constitution Neither Knows Nor Tolerates Classes Among Citizens…

John Marshall Harlan

John Marshall Harlan

“In view of the Constitution, in the eye of the law, there is in this country no superior, dominant, ruling class of citizens. There is no caste here. Our Constitution is colorblind, and neither knows nor tolerates classes among citizens.” — Justice John Marshall Harlan (1899-1971)

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