People Power

Headed to Madison atm to protest Scott Walker’s assault on public workers. Quick point though — the right’s assault is on the concept of publicality itself — their idea, utopia even, is one in which corporations hand down the terms always already. Egypt was a setback, Bahrain, Tunisia, Libya, can be blamed on brown people. Individuals asserting their rights is not okay. Revolutions must be monitored and controlled — the people might fuck up and assert their own rights. And if that, god help us.

~ by Benji on 17 ThuAmerica/Los_Angeles2011-02-17T12:38:00-08:00America/Los_Angeles02bAmerica/Los_AngelesThu, 17 Feb 2011 12:38:00 -0800 2017.

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