Perhaps you could show us this "historical data". Thanks.
Are you sure you want to see it? Apparently djufo has a huge suppository of historical data on life, the universe, and everything (with apologies).
Under a government which imprisons any unjustly, the true place for a just man is also in prison. Thoreau: Civil Disobedience (1846)
I have never met a man so ignorant that I couldn't learn something from him. Galileo Galilei
If there is no struggle, there is no progress. Those who profess to favor freedom, and deprecate agitation, are men who want crops without plowing up the ground, they want rain without thunder and lightning. Frederick Douglass