From:   J Wedes <>
Sent time:   Tuesday, October 11, 2011 3:13:11 PM
Subject:   Re: Re: [september17discuss] Re: the next phase

I had to laugh a little when I read Bloomberg's statement.

As if it was (really) up to him...

On Tue, Oct 11, 2011 at 5:10 PM, <> wrote:
But the virus is much more powerful as long as we hold this spot.
On 10/11/11, Luis Moreno-Caballud<> wrote:
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.”