For The Love Of Wisdom – Muriel Rukeyser – War

Muriel Rukeyser (December 15, 1913 – February 12, 1980)

We are a people tending toward democracy at the level of hope, on another level, the economy of the nation, the empire of business within the republic, both include in their basic premise the concept of perpetual warfare… To be against war is not enough, it is hardly a beginning… We (must be) against war and the sources of war.