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Hal Crowther

Hal Crowther is a syndicated columnist and author of Unarmed but Dangerous (Longstreet Press). He lives in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

— From October 1995
Essays, Memoirs, & True Stories

The Beat Goes On

During the Vietnam War I asked one of the wise men of the peace movement, a kind of renegade Jesuit, if there was any force on earth that could end our love affair with war. “Only education,” he replied. “There has to come a time when they beat the drum and no one marches.”

October 1995
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