If Dostoevsky insists that one cannot shy away from horror and tragedy, Tolstoy would contend that people must act upon what they see.
People often decry words and call for action after tragic events. But words are action and they’re fundamental to Canadian democracy.
The young activist acted morally and intelligently when staging her protest against the deportation of asylum seekers from Sweden.
Opposition inspires more confidence in one’s position than support and also helps to turn judgments into actions. This helps explain why attack ads are a crucial tool in politicians’ arsenals.