angrysampoetry

the foundations of oppression can't be plucked up without the anger of a multitude

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Occupations Past and Present

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It is nice to notice these spiritual-mystical-historical connections. It is not always welcome to make them publically. Witness the BBC reaction to Darkus Howe’s claim, much replayed on Youtube, that the riots in London were part of a world-wide spirit of “insurrection of the masses of the people”. They must be seen purely as isolated incidents of wanton criminality and disconnected from their historical precedents and resonances.

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November 12, 2011 at 1:00 pm