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To acknowledge our human sinfulness is to become aware of our participation in the forces of evil that killed Jesus, including their present manifestations in such powers as militarism, nationalism, racism, sexism, heterosexism and poverty that still bind and oppress.
God invites us to join the struggle of those seeking liberation from the forces that bind and oppress.
A virtually powerless political minority, the Japanese are in no position to oppress their white compatriots.
In tackling this taboo subject, Powell situates herself with other women writers from the English-speaking Caribbean who break the silence on the social ills that oppress women and isolate them from a supportive community.
The beliefs and values it transmits to the underclass are all the wrong ones, retarding rather than promoting self development: you've been marred by victimization, you can't succeed without special treatment, your success or failure is really not in your own hands, the values that allow us Haves to succeed have no application to you Have-Nots and will only oppress you, your own self-destructive behavior is a legitimate expression of your history and your oppression.
You know that secrecy and silence always oppress the oppressed and never the oppressor.
To do so would be to oppress and suffocate the music's essence and creative, dynamic being as an expression of an African American oppressed nationality.
The oppressors, who oppress, exploit, and rape, by virtue of their power, cannot find in this power the strength to liberate either the oppressed or themselves.