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Audre Lorde
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Born: February 18, 1934

Died: November 17, 1992 (aged 58)

Nationality: American

Occupation: Poet, writer, activist, essayist

Bio: Audre Lorde was a Caribbean-American writer, poet, librarian, and activist.

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I do order and declare that all persons held as slaves within said designated States, and part of States, are, and henceforward shall be free;... And upon this act, sincerely believed to be an act of justice, warranted by the Constitution, upon military necessity, I invoke the considerate judgment of mankind, and the gracious favor of Almighty God.

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