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The sceptic streak. It underscored Eliot's assertions of faith?

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On Thursday, June 9, 2016, Carrol Cox <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> For the record: The last time I voted was in 1964. I won't vote this time
> either.
>
> Carrol
>
> See <
> http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/apr/27/hillary-clinton-progressive-values-black-voters-lesser-evil-election-2016
> >
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: T. S. Eliot Discussion forum. [mailto:[log in to unmask]
> <javascript:;>] On Behalf Of Rickard A. Parker
> Sent: Thursday, June 09, 2016 3:23 PM
> To: [log in to unmask] <javascript:;>
> Subject: Was T. S. Eliot a Key to Hillary’s Success?
>
> So first I find out Obama wrote letters about The Waste Land to his
> girlfriend. Then I find out that Kerry would recite Prufrock from memory.
> And now there is this on Hillary Clinton:
>
> "Was T. S. Eliot a Key to Hillary’s Success?"
> By Robin Bates | Published: June 8, 2016
>
> Better Living Through Beowulf
> http://betterlivingthroughbeowulf.com/t-s-eliot-a-key-to-hillarys-success/
>
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>
> Part of the webpage says:
>
> Now to “East Coker.” The first stanza of Part V provided the epigraph of
> Clinton’s Wellesley thesis on activist Saul Alinsky, and she referenced it
> again in her Wellesley commencement speech. The poem is about Eliot’s
> frustration that language continually lets him down in the welter of
> emotions. “Each venture,” he writes,
>
> Is a new beginning, a raid on the inarticulate With shabby equipment
> always deteriorating In the general mess of imprecision of feeling,
> Undisciplined squads of emotion.
>
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> The webpage links "Wellesley thesis on activist Saul Alinsky" to:
>
> http://www.hillaryclintonquarterly.com/documents/HillaryClintonThesis.pdf
> And "Wellesley commencement speech" links to:
>
> http://www.wellesley.edu/events/commencement/archives/1969commencement/studentspeech
>