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When that devil's bullet lodged itself inside the body of Martin Luther King, he had already begun an astonishing mobilization of ...
It is ... alarming and also nauseating to see Mr. Gandhi, a seditious Middle Temple lawyer, now posing as a fakir of a type well-k ...
It is my contention that civil disobedients are nothing but the latest form of voluntary association, and that they are thus quite ...
There is all the difference in the world between the criminal's avoiding the public eye and the civil disobedient's taking the law ...
See what gross inconsistency is tolerated. I have heard some of my townsmen say, "I should like to have them order me out to help ...
No: until I want the protection of Massachusetts to be extended to me in some distant Southern port, where my liberty is endangere ...
My civil neighbor, the tax-gatherer, is the very man I have to deal with,--for it is, after all, with men and not with parchment t ...
Promises are the uniquely human way of ordering the future, making it predictable and reliable to the extent that this is humanly ...
The defiance of established authority, religious and secular, social and political, as a world-wide phenomenon may well one day be ...
No civilization ... would ever have been possible without a framework of stability, to provide the wherein for the flux of change. ...
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