Oppression begets resistance almost always. True power is attained when respect commands obedience and not by resorting to domination or oppression. Over the years, we might have come across several victims of oppression, especially the downtrodden. In many societies the fairer sex is still suppressed and patriarchy continues to exist. Domination or inequality has been plaguing the society like cancer today. Many activists and crusaders of equality have been relentlessly fighting to eradicate oppression. It’s very disheartening to see that our society still practices patriarchy and racism. In our opinion, two of the many important factors that are causing oppression are money and caste. Don’t you agree? Money in particular, has been creating hierarchy in the society and has been giving the rich opportunities to exploit the poor. Education, enlightenment and open mindedness can put an end to oppression and only after treading on these paths can peace truly prevail. Educating the masses about moral values is quite important and parents need to nurture such thoughts in their kids at a tender age. This seems to be the only way to eliminate the roots of domination and oppression. Read the following famous quotes and sayings on oppression to find out more.