The Occupy movement spontaneously created something that doesn’t really exist in the country: communities of mutual support, cooperation, open spaces for discussion … just people doing things and helping each other. – Noam Chomsky
Perhaps what also didn’t exist was an entity of sufficient complexity to compete with the corporate and political structures at work in this country. Compared with yesterday’s conglomerate chart, it looks like Occupy Wall Street‘s NYC General Assembly is starting to hold its own when it comes to tentacles…
(And what is it they say about the side that isn’t getting paid?)
Wish you were in NYC? Be there online.