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Rush argues that German divisions grew increasingly anemic, remaining in combat without replacements until bled white.
I see no reason why people in this country should be bled white so that oil-sheiks can build yet more palaces for themselves, and new harems.
If this sounds like a litany against the Harlem Renaissance, it in fact echoes Redding's new point-of-view on that earlier cultural phenomenon, remembered in 1964 for having been "prostituted and commercialized by gangster impresarios, who literally bled white the black writers, artists, musicians, and performers.