use violence

See: coerce, force
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We initially asked them to remove all that was blocking traffic, but they were incited to use violence against authorities who were simply keeping public order."
"There has always been a difference of opinion between the right and left wing political parties but it doesn't mean that one should use violence against those who differ with him in their ideas," he maintained.
IJT militants, at the same time, claim to be more civilized, religious minded, disciplined and more qualified to rule the universities and they always use violence as a tool to intimidate their opponents.
"I treat all Tunisians on equal footing, provided that they do not use violence or impose their views by force," underlined Marzouki.
Max Weber's more forceful reformulation and bolstering of Machiavelli's worldview argues that those who refuse to use violence in politics reject an ethics of responsibility for the results of their actions (1958).
He sets out to describe how rulers can use violence in a way that is attentive to human needs and proclivities.
Having raised and conveyed the complexity of the problem, Machiavelli sets out to explain how to use violence. He begins by looking to good examples.
Under the terms of the injunction, Byrne was banned from threatening to use violence against his named neighbours or any person living at or visiting their home.
But the survey also shows there is a group of people that could potentially be recruited to use violence against others on behalf of religion.
This view, which grows out of the Catholic approach to just war theory, puts such a severe burden of proof on those who would use violence that this becomes a form of "pacifism in practice." In essence, it is the humanistic practical pacifism I defend.
At a press conference led by government spokesman Phay Siphan, it was warned that those who use violence against a driver involved in a road traffic accident could face a more serious punishment than the driver.
'Those who use violence against a driver who caused a traffic accident can be considered as intentionally torturing and causing injury."