Upton Sinclair, ed. (18781968).
The Cry for Justice: An Anthology of the Literature of Social Protest. 1915.
|A Sentiment on Social Reform|
By Eugene V. Debs
(American locomotive engineer; born 1855; president of his union, and later the best known of American Socialist lecturers)
|WHILE there is a lower class, I am in it.|
|While there is a criminal element, I am of it.|
|While there is a soul in jail, I am not free.|