06 Jun '11, 10pm

Guts, Solidarity and Defeating the Corporate Elites: The Ten Fold Path. #realchange

Guts, Solidarity and Defeating the Corporate Elites: The Ten Fold Path. #realchange

This “comfortable-afflicted” continuum is based on the magnitude of pain that one has simply getting through the day. The term comfortable anti-authoritarian is not a pejorative one but refers to those anti-authoritarians lucky enough to have decent paying and maybe even meaningful jobs, or platforms through which their voices are heard, or social supports in their lives. Many of these comfortable anti-authoritarians may know that there are millions of Americans working mindless jobs in order to hold on to their health insurance, or hustling two low-wage jobs to pay college loans, rent, and a car payment, or who may be unable to find even a poorly paying, mindless job and are instead helplessly watching eviction or foreclosure and bankruptcy close in on them. However, unless these comfortable anti-authoritarians have once been part of that afflicted class—and remember what...

Full article: http://www.chelseagreen.com/content/guts-solidarity-and-d...

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