We decide which is right and which is an illusion.

The Problem of Civil Obedience

‘Civil disobedience is not our problem. Our problem is civil obedience. Our problem is that people all over the world have obeyed the dictates of leaders and millions have been killed because of this obedience. Our problem is that people are obedient all over the world in the face of poverty, and starvation, and stupidity, and war, and cruelty.’

Howard Zinn
American Academic Historian, Playwright, and Social Activist
Political Science Professor at Boston University from 1964-1988
Author of A People’s History of the United States referenced by Matt Damon’s character in the movie Good Will Hunting

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