Imagine that the first slaves that were attempted to be put on a slave ship to America committed mass suicide, by not eating or by attacking their owners and refusing to work. Had their culture promoted this reaction to being forced into slavery, it could have prevented millions of lives from being forced into suffering and abuse as slaves.
From Devaluing Life as a Catalyst for Freedom
Also, some comments got unfairly marked as spam, but I published them belatedly. They were from Chip and Rob.