Science Fiction Stories That Make Gandhi CryCharlie Jane Anders1/23/09 6:05pmFiled to: Violence rulesMoviesTelevisiontriviagasmdoctor whoTopStar WarsStar TrekEnterpriseClone WarsRed Dwarf191EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalinkTonight's Star Wars cartoon looks like it may teach an important lesson: pacifism sucks. If so, it'll join an illustrious science-fiction tradition: stories where peace-loving, non-violent people learn to kill. Here's our list. Minor spoilers...Judging from the trailers and stuff, it sounds as though Anakin and his pals have to teach the peace-loving Lurmens (aka lemur people) that killing is justified sometimes. And that it's totally awesome. As commenter ThisDudeRufus points out, it's great timing, coming just a few days after Martin Luther King day.