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Late Night Raid on Zuccotti Park

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"Everybody sees this" - no, a good number of people disagree with you. Personally, I prefer our Democratic Republic to the "consensus" style "democracy" (i.e., mob democracy) you guys are trying to push on the rest of us. Yes, we need reforms, but we do not need a revolution, which will surely only bring a civil war and could end up with a dictatorship. Do you not read history? Name one country in which communist ideals actually ended up being truly "power to the people" vs. a horrible dictatorship. You can't. Because no free communist society exists.

As for your "solutions" - I don't see any. You guys have become so focused on protecting your "occupations" that you have completely lost sight of any reasonable efforts to reform America. Your "solutions" involve harming local small businesses instead of supporting them. Your "solutions" involve a completely unworkable governing system that might be fine for a small number of people in a park but would be completely unscalable. You actually think on a national level that "consensus groups" will be representative of the diverse thinking in America? That includes conservatives - and are you willing to allow conservatives to participate in your "consensus" process? Unless your ultimate goal is to eradicate them from the country...which is what seems to happen with idealistic "for the people"movements once they get too much power...death to those who disagree with the "consensus."

Sorry, count me out.

"Everybody sees this" - no, a good number of people disagree with you. Personally, I prefer our Democratic Republic to the "consensus" style "democracy" (i.e., mob democracy) you guys are trying to push on the rest of us. Yes, we need reforms, but we do not need a revolution, which will surely only bring a civil war and could end up with a dictatorship. Do you not read history? Name one country in which communist ideals actually ended up being truly "power to the people" vs. a horrible dictatorship. You can't. Because no free communist society exists.

As for your "solutions" - I don't see any. You guys have become so focused on protecting your "occupations" that you have completely lost sight of any reasonable efforts to reform America. Your "solutions" involve harming local small businesses instead of supporting them. Your "solutions" involve a completely unworkable governing system that might be fine for a small number of people in a park but would be completely unscalable. You actually think on a national level that "consensus groups" will be representative of the diverse thinking in America? That includes conservatives - and are you willing to allow conservatives to participate in your "consensus" process? Unless your ultimate goal is to eradicate them from the country...which is what seems to happen with idealistic "for the people"movements once they get too much power...death to those who disagree with the "consensus."

Sorry, count me out.

Look man, I am a Romanian and a history student at the same time. And as a Romanian we have survived through communism and are currently surviving in the democratic process. What I was trying to say about ideas long passed away was that communism failed, this destructive capitalism based on the Chicago School economic process is failing also.

The Romanian society does not have the level of civic activism that the US has because of different historical reasons that I will not point out now and you should profit from the fact that people care enough to come together and try to find solutions. And that is why I was trying to say that ideas like communism, this form of capitalism is obviously reached it's limit. And like it or not the current system, if we compare it to communism, has allot of similarities.

I am for a pro democratic country, but the current state of economic affairs in the world needs to change.

PS. Yes maybe the words "everybody sees this" was put wrong in my first message.

Look man, I am a Romanian and a history student at the same time. And as a Romanian we have survived through communism and are currently surviving in the democratic process. What I was trying to say about ideas long passed away was that communism failed, this destructive capitalism based on the Chicago School economic process is failing also.

The Romanian society does not have the level of civic activism that the US has because of different historical reasons that I will not point out now and you should profit from the fact that people care enough to come together and try to find solutions. And that is why I was trying to say that ideas like communism, this form of capitalism is obviously reached it's limit. And like it or not the current system, if we compare it to communism, has allot of similarities.

I am for a pro democratic country, but the current state of economic affairs in the world needs to change.

PS. Yes maybe the words "everybody sees this" was put wrong in my first message.

I wanted to go to the park today but it was full of dirty hippies without jobs....

How did you get to New York if you don't have any money?

How did you film that video without money to buy a camera?

I wanted to go to the park today but it was full of dirty hippies without jobs....

How did you get to New York if you don't have any money?

How did you film that video without money to buy a camera?

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