FACT CHECK: DID ABRAHAM LINCOLN SAY, ‘TO SIN BY SILENCE WHEN THEY SHOULD PROTEST, MAKES COWARDS OF MEN’?

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"To sin by silence when they should protest, makes cowards of men."Abraham Lincoln

Posted by Doreen Cochran on Tuesday, July 16, 2019


An image shared on Facebook credits President Abraham Lincoln with saying, “To sin by silence when they should protest, makes cowards of men.”

This statement does not appear in any of Lincoln’s writings. It actually comes from a poem written by Ella Wheeler Wilcox.

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Lincoln served as president during the Civil War and is credited with helping abolish slavery in the country.

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