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As uncovered by the climate blog desmogblog, the Ethical Oil meme dates to a 2010 book by Ezra Levant.How Canadian Oilmen Pinkwash the Keystone Pipeline|Jay Michaelson|December 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I was also drawn to the work of Ezra Pound and Robert Creeley.Image is Everything: An Interview with Alejandro Zambra|Juan Vidal|February 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“Ezra was the most generous writer I have ever known,” Hemingway later remarked.
Ezra Pound offered to make useful connections for Joyce, and find places where he could publish his writings.
Ezra Pound ranks among the finest poets of his generation, but his greatest trait may have been his eye for talent in others.
In all probability most of Zerubbabel's and Ezra's pilgrims had been in humble circumstances.
His assistant—a certain Mr. Ezra Jennings—was at our disposal, to be sure.The Moonstone|Wilkie Collins
"I know her to be bitter hard upon me in her thoughts," said Ezra, after a time.Aunt Rachel|David Christie Murray
As he reached the door Ezra came staggering out into the hall, a hand pressed to his face.Cursed|George Allan England
Did Ezra's stern reformation prepare the way for this miserable condition of affairs?
noun Old Testament
masc. proper name, in Old Testament name of a celebrated 5c. B.C.E. scribe, from Late Latin, from Hebrew Ezra, contraction of Azaryah(u), literally "God has helped," from ezer "help" + Yah, a shortened form of Yahweh "God."