Ethan Indigo Smith, Contributor
Terrorism [noun]: The unlawful use of violence and intimidation in the pursuit of political aims.
War is politically motivated violence. War is, therefore, terrorism, enshrined in the law of one warring party.
By its definition, war threatens and enacts violence on behalf of the State, for its own benefit, at the expense of the lives and livelihoods of countless others. And yet we have come to accept their invasion, their suppression, and even their deaths as necessary to our lives — to our sense of peace. So we occupy lands, we kill leaders, Read more
Ethan Indigo Smith – War is politically motivated violence… terrorism.