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It is inevitable that this has meant he has skirted close to outlining the very creed he knows humanism cannot legitimately offer. Over time, the label Literoe humaniores was adopted to describe the classic literature of Rome — a contrast to the Literoe sacroe of the church’s scholastic philosophy. If a business owner could get away with paying a woman a fraction of the amount he’s paying a man for the same work and getting the same job performance there would be no employed men in this country as they would have all been laid off so their jobs could be given to women in order for the business owners to get the same labor power at a significant discount.

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