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The best hope for this country is an educated and active electorate, who can respond to the misguided and fight against the corrupt in the government. This led to his invention of the lighting rod, which helps to keep buildings safe from lighting. The Society also demonstrated a passion for the education and well-being of Negro slaves and Indians. It could succeed where trade unions would not go because the KOL strategy utilized numbers, the one advantage held by common laborers.

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