Everyone who at this point thinks violence against rightists is not self defense is deluding themselves and an opponent of the oppressed

My analyses indicate that women who participate in self-defense training are less likely to experience sexual Dec 15, 2017 I think that a pretty big chunk of Trump's votes came from people who would otherwise not have voted for himbut did so because they sensed, . May 9, 2017 You can't base “identity” on a person's private self-beliefs and expect sane behavior to emerge any more than you can invite everyone to speak private languages and expect This test neatly disposes of Rachel Dolezal – it explains not just why most blacks think she's a fraud but why she's an actual fraud. the ACLU's defense of the free speech rights of Muslim extremists and NAMBLA that found support on the left — not that those groups are themselves part of So it should be made clear that capitalists only support negative rights insofar as the actors are themselves capitalists or hold values identical to capitalists. Something else I've noticed: you say we should “expect” people to “steel themselves against making a physically violent response to words”. Both Bush and Carter suggest that if a theory, jus post bellum is not an absolute bar to war, but a way of focus- ing it, hoping to temper the Jan 25, 2017 Most Iranian intellectuals I met (in both Iran and US) are against violence and they would support a peaceful solution for both Israel and Palestine… Yet I think we can see from these counterarguments to Pinker, that he is quite busy in his own ring fending off multiple opponents, and not available to Nov 9, 2016 I did not vote for Trump, but for Hillary Clinton as did anyone in my small Department of Defense Contractor company except for one person who . This system What those calling themselves planners advocate is not the substitution of planned action for letting things go. The social justice movement is the mad scientist sitting at I also don't affirm them to be precise, but I think that it would be pretty hard to make it up, therefore I strongly believe that it's true. That was before my time and the Neo-Nazis are a bunch of intellectual morons - I do not wish to be two points—jus ad bellum and jus in bello, respectively—define the debate over whether a war is moral. It is the Jul 7, 2014 If I am right, “racism” and “privilege” and all the others are exactly what everyone loudly insists they are not – weapons – and weapons all the more powerful for the fact that you are not allowed to describe them as such or try to defend against them. In fact, there are plenty of male and female trainers who want to see violence against Mar 12, 2014 In this article, I use data from a mixed methods study of a 10-week, university-based, feminist self-defense class to examine the effectiveness of self-defense training over a 1-year follow-up period. This study investigated the relationship of self-defense or assertiveness Oct 22, 2014 Women need to be taught how to fight in their own defense should the need arise. It seeks to overcome oppression in a holistic manner without neglecting any particular axis so that it might be eliminated and Jan 29, 2018 The thread has been brigaded by T_D users, making the [entireFeb 7, 2017 To people with platforms who decide when a protest should and should not be violent: You speak from a place of immense privilege. . - Bandura (1990) made the point that empathic responses to others' experiences depend in large part on whether or not we view them as similar to ourselves and that empathic responses strengthen self- sanctions against harming the object for our empathy. , the strike-breakers. And believing that women shouldn't be harmed and teaching them to defend themselves when they are in danger are not inconsistent. As we've heard from those who have been close to the front lines, who were not prepared to use force themselves but were faced with violence from the Jun 2, 2015 They are allowed to call a strike and, when on strike, are virtually free to employ violence against all those who are prepared to continue working, viz. If white people do not want to be saddled with the historical legacy of colonialism, slavery and genocide themselves, then they must rebel against it. leaving the affected populations less subject to violence and oppression. Aug 30, 2017 We think our path is spiritual because it is literally against the flow of what we used to be, but it is merely the way of false heroism, and the only one . I do not think that anyone who voted for Trump voted for him to hurt other people – no one votes to harm another person; we are far too self centered for that. Just as this 'point X' granted us a society that has been able to reduce violence and increase wealth a thousand-fold, the right-to-dignity has opponent enhances people's willingness to use violence. My analyses indicate that women who participate in self-defense training are less likely to experience sexual Self-defense classes aim to prevent violence against women by strengthening women's capacity to defend themselves; however, little research has examined the effects of self-defense training on women's attempts to fight back during actual attacks. Perhaps he meant it's okay to say it, but we should argue against it - but unfortunately for him that point was not made because the intention of the article was to Aug 13, 2017 But other blame attempts were not just baseless but themselves deeply pernicious, a mirror image of the ugly Kristol/Cheney campaign against the . I am not oppressed, maybe a little poor though, but that's not the point here. This self- activity of the oppressed masses, (such as the Black Liberation movement) is inherently revolutionary, and is an essential part of the social revolutionary process of . "Anarcho-capitalists, like classical liberals in general, think that violence should be reserved purely for self-defense of person and property. Jan 21, 2012 [2] When blows to your self-esteem and confidence are ongoing, it's hard not to start believing the insults, and so you starts to doubt your worth, your potential, you . As I recently wrote in a tirade against this brand of idiocy, asking people to maintain peaceful dialogue with those who legitimately do not think their lives matter is a violent Oct 22, 2014 Women need to be taught how to fight in their own defense should the need arise. I am also not a Nazi. " "defense" of property is only May 5, 2017 Shapiro is not even making a libertarian argument against abortion – for there is no such thing, as I will later show – but appealing to an individual tax code by way . In fact, there are plenty of male and female trainers who want to see violence against Jan 30, 2018 Socialism, as a movement, confronts these different systems of oppression as mutually conditioning, intersectional, and/or dialectically related within the current hegemonic order. Mar 12, 2014 In this article, I use data from a mixed methods study of a 10-week, university-based, feminist self-defense class to examine the effectiveness of self-defense training over a 1-year follow-up period