Here’s the predictable pattern: first they ignore the Movement; then they ridicule it (they dress funny; they are inarticulate); next they patronize and try to re-frame and co-opt the “leaders” and the energy; finally they take off the gloves and reach for the heavy stuff: see Oakland! In Chicago it’s clear that Rahmbo is in full dress rehearsal for May, 2012 (G-8…May 15-22…mark your calendar and be here!), and the arrests are merely warm-up. Resist! We are the 99%!!
Here we go!!!!