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Old 10-25-2002, 05:25 AM   #7
Greg Jennings
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I think anyone that limits their aikido to being reactive is missing the distinction between initiative and aggression.

E.g., suppose someone breaks into a house and is attacking the children living there. Does one's aikido philosophy prevents one from initiating techniques on the attacker in order to stop his aggression?

If so, I think their aikido philosophy is quite in need of revision.

YMMV,

Last edited by Greg Jennings : 10-25-2002 at 05:27 AM.

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