1,000 Reasons to Strike on May 1: A day without the 99% | Mickey Z.
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Mickey Z. -- World News Trust
"What are you rebelling against?"
--From the 1953 movie, The Wild One
Apr. 27, 2012 -- It's no accident that "the system" -- this dominant and destructive culture of ours -- makes us feel so damn alone, makes us feel like we can't make a difference, like we can't "fight City Hall."
The nature of top-down rule, of course, is to leave those on the bottom throwing up their hands in resignation, heaving a collective sigh, and concluding: Whaddya gonna do?
I'll let you in a secret or three: We are not alone, we can make a difference, and what we're "gonna do" is occupy a goddamned strike on May 1.