relationship between government and big business thrives in the
because you do not take an interest in politics doesn't mean politics won't
take an interest in you.
politics stupidity is not a handicap.
“Poli” a Latin word meaning “many”; and "tics" meaning “bloodsucking
have been thinking that I would make a proposition to my Republican friends...
that if they will stop telling lies about the Democrats, we will stop telling
the truth about them.
Adlai E. Stevenson, U.S.
On War and Peace
who give up essential liberties for temporary safety deserve neither liberty
chain reaction of evil--wars producing more wars -- must be broken, or we
shall be plunged into the dark abyss of
Martin Luther King, Jr.
is a racket. It always has been. It is possibly the oldest, easily the most
profitable, surely the most vicious.
General Smedley Butler
is an institution under which one nation asserts the right to seize the land
or at least to control the government or resources of another
John T. Flynn
great error of nearly all studies of war... has been to consider war as an
episode in foreign policies, when it is an act of interior
may extend our dominion over the whole continent... but be assured it will be
at the price of our free institutions.
Rep. William Waters Boyce
hate war for its consequences, for the lies it lives on and propagates, for
the undying hatreds it arouses...
Harry Emerson Fosdick
the war is ended, the war party assumes the divine right to denounce and
silence all opposition to war as unpatriotic and
Senator Robert M. La Follette
every ''victory'' you have more enemies.