“If your voice held no power, they wouldn’t try to silence you.”
I am beginning to believe democracy survived a profound crisis, and is about to show that a flimsy idea proved itself as durable as the trunk of an ancient maple tree.
“I’m gonna tell you fascists/You may be surprised,” Woody sings. “The people in this world/Are getting organized.”
Authoritarian rulers fear peaceful resistance above all else.
Electoral campaigns require a majority of voters. Non-electoral strategies do not.