The first principle of nonviolent action is that of noncooperation with everything humiliating.
It is possible to become discouraged about the injustice we see everywhere. But God did not promise us that the world would be humane and just. He gives us the gift of life and allows us to choose the way we will use our limited time on earth. It is an awesome opportunity.
Perhaps we can bring the day when children will learn from their earliest days that being fully man and fully woman means to give one’s life to the liberation of the brother who suffers.
When you sacrifice, you force others to sacrifice. It’s an extremely powerful weapon.