John Shattuck Quote

“In the twentieth century the number of people killed by their own governments under authoritarian regimes is four times the number killed in all this century’s wars combined.”

~ John Shattuck


Ratings and Comments


J Carlton, Calgary

And most of those people killed had without a doubt, been disarmed. The government that controls the guns, controls everything.

jim k, Austin, Tx

J Carlton, right on target.

Michael Murray, Las Vegas

JPFO "Innocents Betrayed"

Matthew, People's Republic of California

Reminds me of a line in Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn's "The Gulag Archipelago"... Something about how quickly Stalin's purges would have ended if each person being arrested had fired one bullet at their kidnappers...

E Archer, NYC

This is the tendency of nationalist governments. Civilian disarmament guarantees totalitarianism.

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