James Connolly Quote

'Those who live by the sword shall perish by the sword' say the Scriptures, and it may well be that in the progress of events the working class of Ireland may be called upon to face the stern necessity of taking the sword (or rifle) against the capitalist class...


The Worker (socialist newspaper) 30 January, 1915. Reprinted in P. Beresford Ellis (ed.), "James Connolly - Selected Writings", p. 210.

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'Those who live by the sword shall perish by the sword' say the Scriptures, and it may well be that in the progress of events the working class of...

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'Those who live by the sword shall perish by the sword' say the Scriptures, and it may well be that in the progress of events the working class of...

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'Those who live by the sword shall perish by the sword' say the Scriptures, and it may well be that in the progress of events the working class of...

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'Those who live by the sword shall perish by the sword' say the Scriptures, and it may well be that in the progress of events the working class of...