Violence is like a weed – it does not die even in the greatest drought.
Fear generates anger, and fear generates violence, and those were part of what built the Saudi state.
I’m not going to appeal to violence or aggression – of course not.
You never need an argument against the use of violence, you need an argument for it.
From pacifist to terrorist, each person condemns violence – and then adds one cherished case in which it may be justified.
Sexual, racial, gender violence and other forms of discrimination and violence in a culture cannot be eliminated without changing culture.
I know that it isn’t just violence against women, it’s how do we support ourselves and our families, how do we deal with health care for ourselves and our families? It’s a bigger picture.
Violence is black children going to school for 12 years and receiving 6 years’ worth of education.
War is an attempt of one group to impose its will upon another group by armed violence.
As a Jew, I was taught that it was ethically imperative to speak up and to speak out against arbitrary state violence. That was part of what I learned when I learned about the Second World War and the concentration camps.