'When the good are persuaded to never ever be violent, in thought, word, or deed, then the evil are free to do whatever violence they choose, whenever they wish, to whomever they chose to do it to, with total impunity — no fear of punishment.'
'There is a natural assumption that pacifist tactics in the face of tyranny is not only superior but essentially effective.'
'Non violence should always be used to try and achieve ones goals. but when those responsible for blocking your goals ignore you, have used violence against you, and have made a peaceful solution impossible than depending on the goal violent resistance is a valid option. When one's natural rights have been infringed and peaceful resolution made impossible it is ok to beat plowshares to swords and beat the drums of war.'Not a result of peaceful resistance
Is there a farmer in America today that will become this century's Thomas Jefferson? Only time will tell, but time keeps slipping away along with our nation.