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Let those who desire a secure homeland conquer it. Let those who do not conquer it live under the whip and in exile, watched over like wild animals, cast from one country to another, concealing the death of their souls with a beggar's smile from the scorn of free men.

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A bit about Jose Marti ...

Jos Julin Mart Prez (January 28, 1853 May 19, 1895) was a leader of the Cuban independence movement as well as an esteemed poet and writer. He is considered Cuba's greatest hero.

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