"People don't care how much you know until they know how much you care!" -- Rick Gaber
It's not who you vote for, it's what you vote for. An election is not a horse race; you don't get a prize if you pick the winning team.
The only "wasted vote" is the one that doesn't accurately reflect your views; a vote for the lesser of two evils just sends the message that you are willing to settle. Don't settle.
vote that is well and truly wasted...
Mahatma Ghandi's thoughts on freedom, coercion and democracy have been added to the Quotes page.
Ghandi defended the interests of the oppressed. His strategy included not just nonviolent protest but also the building of alternative institutions to replace and delegitimize government institutions.
institutions is still a powerful strategy
It's not the answer, but it's part of one.
(I've often thought it might be profitable to set up a guerrilla road-maintenance firm which would - in exchange for payment by local homeowners or businessmen - fix those potholes that the city somehow never gets around to)
"Bill Clinton, big government, and sex with dogs." Humor columnist Dave Barry talks about Big Government in a Reason interview
Social Security in East Palo Alto. Social Security overtaxes black workers to subsidize white retirees.
Jainism is an Indian religion best known for its emphasis on _ahimsa_, or nonviolence toward all beings.
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