The revolution is a change of values, not a banal modification of norms. With the revolution new situations, new institutions are born and past conditions and privileges are destroyed as a climate of justice and equality comes to take the place of the preceding one of tyranny and social division.
Alfredo Bonanno, Revolution, Violence, Anti-authoritarianism

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Resolve to serve no more, and you are at once freed. I do not ask that you place hands upon the tyrant to topple him over, but simply that you support him no longer; then you will behold him, like a great Colossus whose pedestal has been pulled away, fall of his own weight and break into pieces.
√Čtienne de La Bo√©tie, Discourse on Voluntary Servitude

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The means of defense against foreign danger historically have become the instruments of tyranny at home.
James Madison

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Any dictator would admire the uniformity and obedience of the U.S. media.

Noam Chomsky

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The world will know that free men stood against a tyrant, that few stood against many and, before this battle is over, that even a god-king can bleed.

300 (the movie)

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History of human behavior shows this desire for freedom, shows that whenever people have been living under tyranny, people would rebel against that.

Howard Zinn

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