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5 should be no drones in society. There should be no inequality m human opportunities. Work should be so distributed that each should do his share and receive the reward of his labor. Work enough should be done to supply the demand of the whole people for every comfort and luxury of life; and the time not re quired for such production should be devoted to rest, to mental culture, to social intercourse and recreation. Un der such a system life would be worth the living. Cruelty and oppression would be done away with. Misery and want would disappear, and hu man brotherhood wo old be estab lished in the earth. The Capital will say the attainment of such a condition is a Utopian dream. It would be if all should follow the example of the Capital, and u?e their utmost endeavors to block the car of human progress, and, if possible, prevent its attain ment. The Capital's insane idolatry for party and for our existing "mod ern conditions" renders it incom petent to aid in effecting any change for the better. It is to be hoped that the people will be wiser and bet ter than their would-be teachers. COXEY'S ARMY. Notwithstanding the assumed con tempt of republicans and democrats for the Coxey army it is every day more apparent that they look upon it as an element of danger, and it is. While we have never believed that it would succeed m its purpose, and have never given it any encourage ment still it will serve to call atten tion to and emphasize the fact of the great unrest that every where prevails. The movement is not sufficiently well organized to be successful even if success by such means were possible; but iits failure, and the manner in which it is likely to fail, together with the treatment that the men engaged in it will re ceive from the authorities every where, will serve to stimulate other movements that will be better organ ized and far more dangerous to the peace of the country than this one. There is one fact that cannot escape the attention of the careful observer of current events. In all the allus ions of republican and democratic papers to this movement, all refer ence to the causes which have pro duced it is studiously avoided. The men engaged in it are contemptu ously spoken of as cranks,tramps and vagabonds who deserve to be arrested and treated as criminals upon general principles. The causes which pro duce tramps and vagabonds are never alluded to. It is in this fact that the danger to the peace of the country really exists. Men do not become tramps and vagabonds from choice. When forced into idleness and com pelled to take to the road in the fruitless effort to find employ ment it requires but a short time to make a vagabond of the man who under other and more favorable cir cumstances would be numbered among our best citizens. a The causes which force people into idleness are therefore responsible, not only for this Coxey movement, but for nearly all the lawlessness and crime of the country, as well. If republican and democratic editors had more patriot ism and less partyism, which would enable them to impartially discuss the evils of existing conditions and suggest and advocate practicable remedies, we would hear less of strikes and conflicts between employ ers and employes, and there would be no plutocratic nightmare of Coxey armies or other demonstrations of unrest to disturb the peace of the people. STAND UP FOR KANSAS! In connection with the recent con fidence game by which the school fund commissioners were induced to purchase $10,000 of Hamilton county bonds that are supposed to be worth less, there are some points that are liable to be lost sight of unless atten tion is specially called to them. The owner of the bonds acknowledges that, although he had placed them in the hands of an attorney to be sold, he knew at the time that they were defaulted. He says h did not know that they were to be sold to the per manent school fund. He supposed they would be sold to some eastern speculator. We are to infer, there fore, that their sale to an eastern speculator would have been consid ered perfectly legitimate, notwith standing the money obtained for them would have been no better than stolen. And yet these fellows talk about Populists injuring ths credit of the state and driving away eastern capital. It will be remembered that Geo. W. Crane was the originator of the republican war cry, "Stand up for Kansas!" NOTES AND COMMENT. The printers of Omaha, who ware thrown out of employment by the intro duction of type setting machines, are running their own daily paper, the Even ing News. The Denver Bar association has voted an endorsement of Governor Waite'a course and condemned that of the dis trict court in the recent trouble. Even lawyers sometimes get ashamed of the courts. W.S.Morgan, of the National Re former, has been threatened with vio lence for saying naughty things in his paper. But the threat came from a per son without a name, and should not be considered seriously. The late notorious campaign in Kan sas City. Mo., resulted in the election of Webster Davis, republican, and almost a clean sweep for the other republican candidates. Tne political metaoda of the Times and Star were not approved, and it is well they were not. The fight is still on between organized labor and the usurpation of courts. Judge Ferguson, of Omaha, has won the admiration of the labor unions by decid ing against an io junction to restrain the members of the Tailors' union from carrying out a strike and persuading non-union men from taking their places. Bat the great decision was that of Judge Caldwell at Omaha, in favor of the Union Pacific employes who bad been restrained from quitting work on account of a reduction of wages. He said: "A corporation is oreanized capital; organ ized labor is organized capital; what it is lawful for one to do it is lawful for the other to da" At Mil iraukee J udge Jen kins modified his famous anti-strike order, but still held that an organized strike was a conspiracy. THE DEAD LINE. (Continued from page 3.) is the triumph of some enthusiasm." ;Vs expressed by Lowell: All thought begins In feeling wide In the great mass Its ba.se la hid. And, narrowing up to thought, stands glorified, A moveless pyramid. Think of the crusades, and then im agine the enthusiasm a movement to transform the world must kindle 1 That is the secret of the growth of socialism, and that is the influence Christ relied upon to make it grow. It is the secret ot the People's party's growth; and if that party should become wise enough to disregard the pratings of "practical" reiormers, ana, wun, a suDunie iaiia in the leadership of Christ, make the actual realization of the millennium the one plauk in its platform to which all mere details and ameliorative meas ures would be made subordinate, every sect of reformers would unite under its standard, and what powers could stand before it? Fourth Christ did not worry over the obstacles in the way of this move ment. With a few disdainful invec tives against things as they are, he turned from the contemplation of the collossal institutions which maintain inequality and misery, to inaugurate an aflirmative, an educational cam paign. Man made these institutions, and man can destroy them. They are the result of vicious character; change that, and these seemingly invulnerable barriers of progress will fall. Such was His theory as illustrated and explained in the parable of the Tares. Do not at tempt at first to overthrow evil institu tions; you may, in your ignorance, de stroy the good. too. Educate the world to see that its institutions are evil, and the world will make an end of them in good time. See to it that the wheat grows to maturity, and as the harvest draws near the tares will be apparent to all eyes. So Christ said nothing about tariff, nor free silver, nor paper money; He did not even say anything about the slavery which was about Him on every hand. But He was right. As His doctrines spread, slavery began to show as a tare and it was rooted up. But, He predicted, "This gospel of the kingdom shall be preached in all the world, for a testimony unto all the nations; and then shall the end come. A dreadful social cataclysm would then come upon the whole world; a universal civil war, when "a man s foes shall be they of his own household." Not a war of nation with nation, but one last, supreme, mighty struggle be tween the hosts of light and the min ions of darkness; between the masses of mankind advancing to greet the dawn, and a minority seeking to drive them back into the night. The strug- ffie would be short, but so terrific that ut for its brevity "no lleah had been saved." The preaching has got itself done. Steamboats startle the fierce beasts of the African jungles, the screech of the locomotive is heard at Jerusalem; capitalism has gone over the world it knocks for admission to the frozen North; and wherever capi talism has gone, with its strikes and lock-outs, it has been vigorously preaching this gospel, for there are socialists among vvorkingmen everywhere to point out the way. And now look over the world. Behold the seething mass of discontented human ity in every land on the globe. Some ! tremendous change is universally im minent. There are "wars and rumors of wars" all the time, between the suf fering masses and the owners of the earth. Europe and America are reso- nant with agitation of the new ideas. ! The harvest is certainly near; the tares ! will be all gathered soon. He must be i blind who cannot seethat, even now, ! the hosts are marshalling for the great battle of Armageddon. Ana where is the church? Every institutioL s alert but the church alone. While slA eyes, either in hope or in fear, are turned toward the coming dawn, the pulpit sleeps what, at such a time, must prove the sleep of death. The mighty move ment the church should have led has originated with those it was busy de nouncing as 'visionaries,' infidels and atheists. The churc- ' vhich should have been in the vai uoes not even follow; but leaves others to do unaided the Master's work. It has come true. The Master said, in my text, to the church of his time, that the kingdom of heaven, the inauguration of the millennium, would be taken away from it and given to others who would do the work required to bring about the new world. So this glorious privilege of initiative has been taken from the modern church and given to other leadership more devoted to the Master's aim. But, oh, my brethren! shall we longer stand still and let this movement sweep by us forever? Some of you are mem bers of the new political party; shall it remain only a political party ?v Let me warn you; power and privilege never make concessions to the people they oppress. At the beginning of every revolution there has been a time when a reasonable concession would have enabled those in power to remain there; but the concession was not made. Even concessions compelled are ren dered valueless by after-plotting. Your fathers won freedom of the press; but the governing class controls all the means for the effective use of that free dom. Your fathers won religious lib erty; but wealth owns the churches and dictates what religion you shall hear preached. Cease putting new ciotn on this old garment of a social system. Quit making aprons of fig leaves for Plutocracy. The same energy and mar tyrdom required to win your present demands would transform society itself, lie no longor a party be a move ment. Feed the hungry, care for the sick, visit the prisoners, practice Christ's precepts as part of your work while you strive to bring happiness to all. Let misery grow less by your gen erous efforts all along your line of march. Do the work the church re fuses to do in time. Let no man con tent you with the trite platform 'more money and less taxes, when you have a world to win. Let your platform be: 'The kingdom of heaven is at hand; it must, it shall be the heritage of our children." 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