On the Duty of Civil Disobedience (Unabridged Start Publishing LLC)
- Sales Rank:398,994
- Format:Kindle eBook
- Language:English (Published)
- Media:Kindle Edition
- Publication Date:March 14, 2013
Civil Disobedience argues that citizens should not permit their governments to overrule their consciences, and that they have a duty to avoid allowing their acquiescence to enable the government to make them the agents of injustice. Thoreau was motivated in part by his disgust with slavery and the Mexican-American War, but the sentiments he expresses here are just as pertinent today as when they were first written. A true American classic.
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