Albert Einstein – obedience or intervention

Albert Einstein on:

Intervention or obedience

“The world is too dangerous to live in – not because of the people who do evil, but because of the people who sit and let it happen.”
– Albert Einstein

Nationalism

I am against any nationalism, even in the guise of mere patriotism.
– Albert Einstein – My Credo

Nationalism is an infantile sickness. It is the measles of the human race.
Albert Einstein – Words of Wisdom

Violence

Peace cannot be achieved through violence, it can only be attained through understanding.
– Albert Einstein – Words of Wisdom

Social education

I am convinced there is only one way to eliminate these grave evils, namely through the establishment of a socialist economy, accompanied by an educational system which would be oriented toward social goals.
– Albert Einstein – Why Socialism?

Texts on civil disobedience and resistance

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Thoreau: Civil Disobedience – 1849
Discourse on Voluntary Servitude – 1548
The Tyranny of Structurelessness
Emma Goldman: Against Mass Movement
Anti-Mass
Deleuze and becoming resistance
Civil disobedience Duty rather than a right
Albert Einstein – Obedience or intervention
Overcome Masculine Oppression Bill Moyers
Plowshares movement
Manual for Civil Disobedience
Postprotest Resistance

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Texts by Per Herngren

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