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Talking doesn't work VIOLENCE..




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#1 LonelyPlanet

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Posted May 27 2012 - 09:40 PM

is the only answer.. its sad but it works..

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Posted May 27 2012 - 09:45 PM

attack with your army of fat girls..



 

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#3 walsh

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Posted May 27 2012 - 10:13 PM

Talking can be violent. Threats, intimidation and such. Propaganda too. The US knows all about those forms of violence, and knows that it works.
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Posted May 28 2012 - 03:11 AM

I agree.... Violence is sad.




So, what's your point?

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Posted May 28 2012 - 05:06 AM

Violence is not the answer to anything unless its your intention to be imprisoned or out right killed. By becoming violent you will just be giveing the powers that be the excuse they are waiting for to really come down on the people. NON violence is the way to go:2thumbsup:

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Posted June 02 2012 - 01:38 PM

Listen, if the A-Team can get a job done without hurting anyone, so can we!

“Becoming a dissident is not something that happens overnight.  You do not simply decide to become one.  It is a long chain of steps and acts.  And very often during this process, you do not really reflect upon what is happening...You don’t want to become involved with the dirt that is around you and one day, all of a sudden you wake up and realize that you are a dissident, that you are a human rights activist.” – Vaclav Havel, former Czech President (1993-2003) & activist

 

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#7 Capt._Obvious

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Posted June 02 2012 - 01:44 PM

People have been talking for as long as there's been people.
And here we are.

People have been violent for as long as there's been people.
And here we are.

So what's the answer? I don't know. Still trying to figure out what the right questions are.

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Posted July 22 2012 - 11:57 PM

Violence is the only way to what? If you want to get killed then yes violence might be effective. But the greatest of changes will come from civil disobedience. Violence brings more suffering.

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Posted August 15 2012 - 12:23 PM

It depends on how you define violence, ex. blowing up something that is the source of violence such as a slaughter house is considered violence to society...

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Posted August 15 2012 - 12:32 PM

The only thing I can think of violence being the only answer to is when it comes to self-defense.

Violence isn't the best way to make a living; it's not the best way to find a lover; or have children. It's not the best way to be happy. It's not the best way to make a better world for tomorrow, sustain the environment, teach the youth.


I don't think you've thought this one out.

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