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Arbeitersürsorge

[translation]

social welfare for workers

1902-1903

Social Welfare for Workers:

"You see, my dear children, I now eat this sausage. If you try to snatch a piece away from me and I give you a licking, that is called Revolutionary Theory. But if you watch patiently while I eat up the whole sausage by myself, that is called Evolutionary Theory."


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