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I Hate Violence

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    I don't understand why there's war?

    Why do people kill and why can't people settle it all with words? Why is everything not about who's right it's about who's left? Why do people fist fight? It doesn't show you're prettier, stronger, or smarter. It takes one man to start violence and one to end it. You're no...
    hellerpeople hellerpeople 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 24, 2014

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    It Gets Old

    I find myself lately not even being able to watch violent movies anymore.  It makes me mad.  I do detest violence and anymore there is so much of it that it is easier just to shut it all out and not deal with it.  I don't even look at the news anymore.  I can...
    rondat rondat 41-45, F 2 Responses Dec 16, 2007

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    Why do we kill? I know the answer.

    We kill for stuff. Stuff like our belongings, our lives or our countries. We do not want to lose what we worked so hard to get. We use death to protect what we have; what we rightfully earned! Why do we kill? Why can we not give up our earthly belongings? We can't bare to think...
    NameIsMailbox NameIsMailbox 16-17, M 1 Response Aug 22, 2014

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    Can You Please Pass This Along.

    http://www.experienceproject.com/uw.php?e=169591   The following is a link to another story. This isn't spam I swear. One of our former members was shot and is in critical condition. I'm just trying to spread the word to get as many people out there to keep her in their...
    Aminik Aminik 31-35, F Mar 10, 2008

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    My History With Violence

    okay so i've had my fair share of violence, starting with my dad. well, when we used to live with him in birmingham, he used to hit my mum, do drugs, drink alcohol, bully my little brother for being an 'ugly baby'. one time, when i was a baby he even hung me off a bridge to try...
    anonymousgirlx anonymousgirlx 16-17 Oct 21, 2012

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    The Third Monday In April

    . . . . The third Monday in April is a special day in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. For citizens here, we know it as Patriot's Day and, to my knowledge, we are the only state in the United States that celebrates Patriot's Day. Patriot's Day commemorates that day in 1775 when...
    SaraBee1995 SaraBee1995 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 25, 2013

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    I'm from St. Louis, Missouri.

    And if any of you have caught a glimpse of what's going on in Ferguson, Missouri.... It's not good. A young African American man was shot and killed by Police. The TRUE story of what happened has yet to come to light. It's gotten the African American community so fired up that...
    Philli8807 Philli8807 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 11, 2014

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    A 16-year-old Pennsylvania student was charged

    as an adult with multiple counts of attempted homicide and assault in the stabbing rampage that left 22 people wounded at his high school on Wednesday, a police official said. Such a travesty :-(
    PuertoRicanPrincess18 PuertoRicanPrincess18 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 10, 2014

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    . . Yet I Love Tarantino & Scorsese Movies. .

    if someone raises their voice, i will leave the room. i have never been in a fight or hit anyone (other than a sibling, which doesn't count cos its never hard ;) and i have never been in a social situation where one of my friends got into a fight. i know, that sounds crazy, but...
    navyas navyas 26-30, F Feb 10, 2010

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    I am against honour violence.

    I support victims of honour violence.
    AncientStar AncientStar 31-35, M 1 Response Apr 25, 2014

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    Violence gets us nowhere.

    Keep it civil.
    LikeAPrayer LikeAPrayer 18-21, F Jul 26, 2014

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    Filthy Rage

    perhaps' one day it will be to late. I would have gone to far and killed the ones I love' Rage is hate hyped up on an energy drink. So what is my probleM......not forgiving and holding onto painful memories? Maybe ' I am Just a War Monger who has lust for blood. I believe I...
    jonnzedism jonnzedism 31-35, M May 16, 2013

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    I violently hate violence with a violent

    passion. World Peace ftw <3
    peterfrickentran peterfrickentran 16-17, M 1 Response Jan 8, 2014

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    He Was Killed, a Baby :(

    Makes me soooo sad to hear, that a baby boy was shot by a man who invaded his home while he was asleep and shot this baby boy and another family member.  How sad is that? Makes me sick. :(
    Neveah Neveah 16-17, F 2 Responses Oct 1, 2009

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    I am glued to television,

    why are people creating so much havoc and are so barbaric. RIP to the people in France who died tragically. Good work by the police officers who killed those murderers. La violence ne donne rien!
    jaml jaml 41-45, M 2 Responses Jan 9

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    Please excuse the graphic language in this poem.

    I write about the crucifixion and violence done against the innocent, in modern times too...and about humanity being of one blood. |It is not so much against necessary war, but other forms of violence...although it could be applied to war in some instances too. BOMBSHELL OF...
    GreenButtercup GreenButtercup 36-40, F 1 Response Jan 3, 2014

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    i know it weird for the people

    that really know me that i hate violence but it true. ever since i was a kid my life has been nothing but violence an with as much as i use to fight an where i still do fight but i cant stand it i hate it to my very core. i would give anything for there to be no more violence of...
    Angelias1234 Angelias1234 26-30, M 5 Responses Jan 25, 2014

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    Can This Be Acceptable?

    My partner and I both have Facebook accounts. He is a musician and uses his page to network in order to promote his music, consequently he has many “friends” that he doesn’t know properly. I use my account to stay in touch with friends and family who live too far away for...
    deleted deleted 26-30 10 Responses May 8, 2013

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    ..but I Am Very Good At It.

    It is perhaps a bit ironic that I stumbled onto a simple truth. I was in the mother of all bad moods when three individuals wanted to give me a beat-down. I was ready to kill all three of them. Somehow they recognized this in me and decided to look elsewhere for fun. From...
    DarknessCalls DarknessCalls 41-45, T Apr 4, 2011

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    The Pen Is Not Always Mightier Than The Sword.

    I believe that there are times when physical violence is necessary because there are people out there who are not deterred by verbal warnings. People like Hitler. Imagine what would have happened if the Allied forces had opted instead to attempt to "negotiate" with Adolf. Neville...
    Scorpio1987 Scorpio1987 22-25, M 2 Responses Mar 19, 2012

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    As the third Monday in April approaches,

    I cannot help but think of last April ( EP Link ). This was a horrible time for my city, one that I never want to live through again. But we are Boston and we are Strong. And we will run again.The third Monday in April is known here as Patriot's Day and it is the day when we...
    SaraBee1995 SaraBee1995 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 5, 2014

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    . . Yet I Love Tarantino & Scorsese Movies. .

    if someone raises their voice, i will leave the room. i have never been in a fight or hit anyone (other than a sibling, which doesn't count cos its never hard ;) and i have never been in a social situation where one of my friends got into a fight. i know, that sounds crazy, but...
    navyas navyas 26-30, F 2 Responses Feb 10, 2010

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    Violence And The Recession Of The Human Being

    I hate violence and I always have. I think it's mainly because I was brought up in a household that abhors violence. I feel no enjoyment in watching violence on television, movies, or anywhere else; yet, I know it's not true of everybody. There are a lot of people who seem to...
    SuperAquaboy SuperAquaboy 22-25, M 4 Responses Sep 30, 2011

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    I just finished watching the movie Unbroken.

    Did the Americans torture their captives like the Japanese did?
    WingsOfTheDawn WingsOfTheDawn 26-30, F Jan 15

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    The Pointlessness of Violence

    I was no more than 5-6 years old, the first time I can remember clearly thinking "can't we just get along" in the face of boys who wanted to "have a fight." The name of this group seems appropriate, because I truly do DETEST violence. It seems like one of...
    Denmarkguy Denmarkguy 51-55, M 2 Responses Dec 28, 2007

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    Never Got De-sensitized...

    Well, I guess the title says it all. My parents were very picky about what we were allowed to watch on television, and consequently I never became de-sensitized to violence. As a high schooler, I remember a fight would break out and throngs of kids would rush towards the scene...
    gsmagirl gsmagirl 41-45 Oct 20, 2010

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    i hate violence,i hate seeing violence,

    i hate being violent and i hate being violated.. seeing bruises and cuts and swelling on a person caused by my hands is one of the worst feelings ever. just makes me feel like a jerk.. yesterday i had to resort to violence for self protection. but afterwards i felt so bad , even...
    AndeleAndele AndeleAndele 18-21, M 3 Responses Dec 21, 2014

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    Over a year before the Continental Congress in

    Philadelphia Declared Independence from the English Crown, a band of local farmers from the villages of Lexington and Concord in the Massachusetts Bay Colony picked up their muskets and stood against the most powerful military in the world. It was April 19, 1775, and the shots...
    SaraBee1995 SaraBee1995 18-21, F 5 Responses Apr 17, 2014

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    Murderers! Stop murdering.

    Everyone will die eventually. Just sit down and be patient.
    sperrow sperrow 22-25, M 1 Response Feb 9, 2014

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    Violence Is Never the Answer

    There are very few things i have such strong views on nowadays, but my parents were  violent, and i grew up hating them. I can vividly remember being hit. i always knew it was wrong, i used to ask (far too often cos i got hit for answering back!!) why do you hit me for...
    aaangie aaangie 41-45, F Jun 15, 2009

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    i hate when butch lesbians

    or men beat up there women, like are you proud of yourself? :/ does it make u feel more like a man ******* disgrace. go die in hell karmas a ***** & i hope it hits you straight in the face.✌️👍✋😔
    shansthatlesbo shansthatlesbo 18-21, F Feb 8, 2014

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    Ok so a sisterinlaw says that she cant say her brother in law wasn't all wrong by hitting me all over. That she cant go against him. Well isn't that very honorable. But what am I...
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    So today in my government class we watched a video about a group of Muslims in Georgia who wanted to build a mosque, and the negative reactions from the rest of the community...
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    I am writing this incase anyone else finds themselves in a similar situation . . . Please do not worry about me, I have been free of this relationship for 7 years now. I am a lot...
    elimarie7 elimarie7 31-35, F Dec 31, 2014

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    I'm not sure I should call this racism because I wouldn't want to de-value the bigotry and violence people of color have experienced through out history. However, I live in the...
    winjj93 winjj93 18-21, M 5 Responses Jan 2

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    In my teens I briefly did some voluntary work at an animal sanctuary. Though they were a minority compared to the general number of strays and injured wild animals, there were...
    morea morea 22-25, F 3 Responses Jan 3

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    (from Wonkette.com)Here’s another reason why so many Americans love those who are dedicated to protecting and serving their community. Last December, Marine Corps Corporal...
    bijouxbroussard bijouxbroussard 51-55, F 1 Response Jan 3

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    My husband, literally, will tell me that I am the best wife in the world, he can't live without me, and that he is the luckiest man alive one day & two hours later start telling me...
    Trapped5879 Trapped5879 31-35 a week ago

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    He hit me again. No he grabbed me by my shirt threw me on the ground kicked me punched me in my head flicked my nose drug me across the floor picked me up about 3 more times threw...
    lis924 lis924 22-25, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    It is my birthday today... anothey day of insults, violence, and broke my computer. I don't know what's happiness or a life worth living. Wish he will leave
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jan 2

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    This is a very complicated situation. I've been with a woman since August of 2001 and we have 5 children together. Our relationship has been one with a lot of ups and downs. We...
    jarae jarae 26-30 1 Response Jan 4

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    why are people even racist in the first place?? It makes me feel like this world is slowly turning up side down... I mean everyone is equal so yeah, why must there be racism...
    Francisco5 Francisco5 13-15, M Jan 12

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    This is my true story.Three months ago,i called police about my ex has been domestic violence me.But Police didn't believed me.They even tortured and sexual harrasmented to me..omg...
    juryandrews juryandrews 31-35, F 2 Responses Jan 13

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    preaching peace with guns is like having s** for virginity. it just bogles my mind as why violence is just always the answer for people in power.
    switchy28 switchy28 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 16

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    Men that hurt little girls and threatens them plus abduct them out to be given to a pack of hungery bears that haven't eaten for a monthz:-)they out to tie them and hang them from...
    daddytothefatherless daddytothefatherless 46-50, M 2 Responses Jan 17

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    There was a charity concert in my country last night. Lots of actors, singers, artists and even writers took part in it. They called people to send two or five dollars through...
    AnnaJackson12345 AnnaJackson12345 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    There was a charity concert in my country last night. Lots of actors, singers, artists and even writers took part in it. They called people to send two or five dollars through...
    AnnaJackson12345 AnnaJackson12345 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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