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Liberation Editorial: Debate over Occupy tactics: an invented controversy

Black Bloc Rolling Deep


“The rare use of the Black Bloc tactic in Occupy is not the cause of its problems, nor is it the main challenge. As Hedges admits, the “security and surveillance state” did just fine in repressing entirely nonviolent Occupy encampments from coast to coast.

This is not to say that the movement must now escalate towards violence—in fact, no one is arguing for this. But it shows that with or without Black Bloc tactics, the state will move aggressively to silence those who challenge its rule.”


Read the original Hedge’s article here:


David Graeber, the Anti-Leader of Occupy Wall Street


Pencil on paper by Phong Bui via Brooklyn Rail

Pencil on paper by Phong Bui

“We are watching the beginnings of the defiant self-assertion of a new generation of Americans, a generation who are looking forward to finishing their education with no jobs, no future, but still saddled with enormous and unforgivable debt,” Graeber wrote in a Sept. 25 editorial published online by the Guardian. “Is it really surprising they would like to have a word with the financial magnates who stole their future?”

David Graeber, the Anti-Leader of Occupy Wall Street – Take It Personally

Pencil on paper by Phong Bui – Brooklyn Rail

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