A plaque remaining from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem.

Above, a 1934 plaque from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem. Discarded as trash in 2006. Now a Popeyes fast food restaurant on Google Maps.

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Entry from December 14, 2021
“Legality isn’t a guide to morality”

"Legality isn’t a guide to morality” is a saying that is shown on a poipular image that also states:

“THE HOLOCAUST WAS LEGAL—HIDING JEWS WAS CRIMINALIZED
SLAVERY WAS LEGAL—FREEING SLAVES WAS CRIMINALIZZED
SEGREGATION WAS LEGAL—PROTESTING RACISM WAS CRIMINALIZED
FRIENDLY REMINDER:
LEGALITY ISN’T A GUIDE TO MORALITY”


It’s uncertain when this image was first distributed. “Legality isn’t a guide to morality” was posted on Twitter by D.A. Osorio on August 31, 2018. “NEVER USE LEGALITY AS A GUIDE TO MORALITY” (shown on an image) was posted on Facebook by Healthy Holistic Living on March 24, 2019. “Best thing I’ve read today: ‘Legality isn’t a guide to morality’” was posted on Twitter by NityaPriya on June 5, 2019. The image was posted on Twitter by Stephen Blue22 on June 8, 2019.


Twitter
D.A. Osorio
@DA_Osorio
Replying to @kelseylayne__
Legality isn’t a guide to morality
2:37 PM · Aug 31, 2018·Twitter for iPhone

Facebook
Healthy Holistic Living
March 24, 2019 at 3:00 PM ·
(The following is shown on an image by Healthy Holistic Living.—ed.)
SEGREGATION WAS LEGAL.
SLAVERY WAS LEGAL.
WAR IS LEGAL.
NEVER USE LEGALITY
AS A GUIDE TO
MORALITY.

Twitter
NityaPriya
@iamnityapriya
Best thing I’ve read today:
“Legality isn’t a guide to morality.”
11:07 PM · Jun 5, 2019·Twitter for iPhone

Twitter
Stephen Blue22 BLM TLM
@StephenBright
The Holocaust was legal. Slavery was legal. Segregation was legal. Legality isn’t a guide to morality.
(The following text is shown on an image.—ed.)
THE HOLOCAUST WAS LEGAL—HIDING JEWS WAS CRIMINALIZED
SLAVERY WAS LEGAL—FREEING SLAVES WAS CRIMINALIZZED
SEGREGATION WAS LEGAL—PROTESTING RACISM WAS CRIMINALIZED
FRIENDLY REMINDER:
LEGALITY ISN’T A GUIDE TO MORALITY
7:54 AM · Jun 8, 2019·Twitter for iPhone

Reddit—Chomsky
Crossposted by u/bongtong January 15, 2020
Legality isn’t a guide to Morality
(The following text is shown on an image.—ed.)
THE HOLOCAUST WAS LEGAL—HIDING JEWS WAS CRIMINALIZED
SLAVERY WAS LEGAL—FREEING SLAVES WAS CRIMINALIZZED
SEGREGATION WAS LEGAL—PROTESTING RACISM WAS CRIMINALIZED
FRIENDLY REMINDER:
LEGALITY ISN’T A GUIDE TO MORALITY

Twitter
Jorge Miguel
@JorgeNacim
“Legality isn’t a guide to morality”
6:44 PM · Jun 2, 2020·Twitter for iPhone

Twitter
bitcoinforlife
@survivebubble
Replying to @Kezzer99
Legality isn’t a guide to morality!
(The following text is shown on an image.—ed.)
THE HOLOCAUST WAS LEGAL—HIDING JEWS WAS CRIMINALIZED
SLAVERY WAS LEGAL—FREEING SLAVES WAS CRIMINALIZZED
SEGREGATION WAS LEGAL—PROTESTING RACISM WAS CRIMINALIZED
FRIENDLY REMINDER:
LEGALITY ISN’T A GUIDE TO MORALITY
6:50 AM · Dec 13, 2021·Twitter for Android

Posted by Barry Popik
New York CityGovernment/Law/Military/Religion /Health • Tuesday, December 14, 2021 • Permalink