September 19, 2010

Violent Extremists Sea Shepherd Ram into Whalers (original title)

Posted in Animal Rights, Justice, Taken Too Far tagged , , at 11:36 pm by CrystalineGoddess

I’m all for activism, but some take it too far;

Sea Shepherd’s Record of Violence

http://www.highnorth.no/library/movements/Sea_Shepherd/se-sh-re.htm

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2 Comments »

  1. Sink the Poachers said,

    Nobody got hurt, so you can’t call it violence.

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    • Bull! That is not the definition of violence, this is;

      From http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/violence

      vi·o·lence 

      [vahy-uh-luhns]
      –noun
      1.

      swift and intense force: the violence of a storm.
      2.
      rough or injurious physical force, action, or treatment: to die by violence.
      3.
      an unjust or unwarranted exertion of force or power, as against rights or laws: to take over a government by violence.
      4.
      a violent act or proceeding.
      5.
      rough or immoderate vehemence, as of feeling or language: the violence of his hatred.
      6.
      damage through distortion or unwarranted alteration: to do editorial violence to a text.
      Origin:
      1250–1300; ME < AF, OF < L violentia; see violent, -ence

      —Related forms
      an·ti·vi·o·lence, adjective
      coun·ter·vi·o·lence, noun
      self-vi·o·lence, noun

      —Synonyms
      1. might, power, impact, fury.

      As you can see, violence does not require injury!

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