Alexander Berkman

Alexander Berkman

was an anarchist known for his political activism and writing
...existence has become an unreasoning, wild dance around the golden calf, a mad worship of God Mammon. In that dance and in that worship man has sacrificed all his finer qualities of the heart and soul — kindness and justice, honor and manhood, compassion and sympathy with his fellowman.More Alexander Berkman quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
War paralyzes your courage and deadens the spirit of true manhood. It degrades and stupefies with the sense that you are not responsible, that 'tis not yours to think and reason why, but to do and die,' like the hundred thousand others doomed like yourself. War means blind obedience, unthinking stupidity, brutish callousness, wanton destruction, and irresponsible murder.More Alexander Berkman quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
War means blind obedience, unthinking stupidity, brutish callousness, wanton destruction, and irresponsible murder.More Alexander Berkman quotes [07/10/2011 01:07:04]
Socialism, like Christianity destroyed itself to gain powerMore Alexander Berkman quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Are you not compelled to work for an employer? Your need compels you just as the highwayman’s gun. You must live … You can’t work for yourself … The factories, machinery, and tools belong to the employing class, so you must hire yourself out to that class in order to work and live. Whatever you work at, whoever your employer may be, it always comes to the same: you must workfor him. You can’t help yourself. You are compelled.More Alexander Berkman quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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