I don't know. In my tradition, Mahatma Gandhi lived up to his name. He practiced ahimsa, but he prevailed.
Non-violence has the advantage of claiming and retaining the moral high ground. It's not about knuckling under, it's about refusing to be cowed.
If there is one thing this present crisis has done, it is that it has opened more eyes to the injustice and discrimination of America.
Trump sends in anonymous forces to beat up and kill innocents, but that's just America at work. Now it's a major story and unless I am mistaken, a movement in the land to fix it.