I don't remember when the oxymoronic nature of that phrase struck me, but it did, independently and quite some time ago.
The politics on both sides of the aisle are peppered with fight metaphors. Folks in or vying for public office promise to "fight" for this, that, or the other thing. I know they mean well. But I want them to stop fighting.
"I'm a worker, not a fighter." That's what I want to hear. Read more about Fight for Peace?