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  • It’s interesting to speculate on the reasons that make men so anxious to debase themselves.
  • When the name of Gail Wynand became a threat in the publishing world, a group of newspaper owners took him aside—at a city charity affair which all had to attend—and reproached him for what they called his debasement of the public taste.

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  • Prosecutors said fighters raped village elders to publicly debase them.
  • Nothing has been left undone to cripple their intellects, darken their minds, debase their moral nature, ...
    Frederick Douglass  --  The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass

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