From:   Luis Moreno-Caballud <>
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.


> m.




> On Oct 10, 7:38 pm, beka economopoulos <>

> wrote:

>> Today Bloomberg announced that we could stay in Zuccotti Park indefinitely:


>> 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.”