|From:||Luis Moreno-Caballud <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Sent time:||Monday, October 10, 2011 10:40:40 PM|
|Subject:||Re: [september17discuss] Re: the next phase|
yes! the movement spreads like a virus, Zucotti is just one more place...
On Oct 11, 2011, at 12:32 AM, Lycophidion wrote:
> Very important to distinguish between the *occupation* and the
> *movement*. The two are not identical. The occupation at Liberty Park
> could end at some point, but I believe a tipping point has been
> reached in the birth of a movement, a collective will to resist and
> oppose corporate America's "one-sided class war." At this point, there
> is perhaps still an umbilical cord....
> If the occupation does end (and I don't see that happening anytime
> soon), it must be on our terms and under our control.
> The movement is beginning to or will begin to develop its own dynamic,
> apart from physical occupations of terrain, although that continues to
> be an effective strategy.
> On Oct 10, 7:38 pm, beka economopoulos <b...@notanalternative.net>
>> Today Bloomberg announced that we could stay in Zuccotti Park indefinitely:http://blogs.wsj.com/metropolis/2011/10/10/bloomberg-occupy-wall-stre...
>> And so we went from being an occupation to becoming a picnic.
>> Just yesterday Zizek warned “The only thing I’m afraid of is that we will
>> someday just go home and then we will meet once a year drinking beer and
>> nostalgically remembering what a nice time we had here. Promise ourselves
>> that this will not be the case.”
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