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dilemma
used in The Souls of Black Folk

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a situation in which a difficult choice must be made between imperfect alternatives
  • Feeling that his rights and his dearest ideals are being trampled upon, that the public conscience is ever more deaf to his righteous appeal, and that all the reactionary forces of prejudice, greed, and revenge are daily gaining new strength and fresh allies, the Negro faces no enviable dilemma.
    Chapter 10 (77% in)

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