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The Unemployed Blind (A Later View)
There are, it is estimated, a million labourers out of work in the United States. Their inaction is not due to physical defects or lack of ability or of intelligence, or to ill health or vice. It is due to the fact that our present system of production necessitates a large margin of idle men....
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Title: The Unemployed Blind (A Later View)
From: Out Of The Dark
Creator: Helen Keller (author)
Date: 1920
Format: Article
Publisher: Doubleday, Page & Company, New York
Source: Available at selected libraries
Location: pp.241-246
Keywords: Advocacy; Blind; Charity; Deaf; Deaf-blind; Economics; Employment; Family; Helen Keller; Ideologies; Labor; Labor & Commerce; Manufacturing; Massachusetts; Poverty; Sensory Disability; Social Welfare; Social Welfare & Communities; Socialism
Topics: Social Movements & Advocacy
Note: Editorial from the Ziegler Magazine for the Blind, April, 1911.

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