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Is Violence Ever Justified? – Full Debate: Steven Pinker, Tariq Ali, Elif Sarican

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From the French and Russian Revolutions to the Suffragettes, violent action has been instrumental to creating a better world. Are struggle and conflict the forces of progress rather than reason? Is violence ever justified as a political strategy? Or should we always venerate Gandhi over Guevara?

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