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Mon Jun 29, 2015, 08:35 PM

50. +1000

"Except it does make you wonder -- why go through the fucking trouble of STARTING a social movement if you only want to listen to a very narrow demographic? And does the spectacular failure of Occupy not tell them anything???"

If you ever get an answer to this question, let me know! It's a mystery to everyone else I know too. It's like some spectacular real-life trolling. I was just at a meeting this weekend where people were processing the horrible experiences they'd had, and it was like it had just happened. It just turns people away from activism and alternative movements with potential, like you said. Maybe that's the purpose they serve?

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