"The New Colossus" is a sonnet that American poet Emma Lazarus (1849–1887)
wrote in 1883 to raise money for the construction of the pedestal of the
There are several phrases associated with the
The plaque at the base of the
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Jul 3, 2010
Give me your tired your poor Your huddled masses yearning to breath free The wretched refuse of your teeming shore Send these the homeless tempest tost to ...
A poem by Emma Lazarus essentially changed the meaning of the
"Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, The wretched refuse of your teeming shore. Send these, the homeless, ...
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