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  •  But without organization (0+ / 0-)

    we 99% are inherently powerless pawns, as in the words of "Solidarity Forever":

    "What force on earth is weaker than the feeble strength of one?"

    It's our lack of self-organization in our own self-education and self-defense that allows the ruling class to constantly fool the rest of us, getting us to accept practices and rules that are entirely to our own detriment, convincing us to act politically against our own self=-interest and in the self-interest of those who  cheat us, steal from us, and get us to hold ourselves down.

    So there's a conundrum, no?

    The law, in its majestic equality, forbids rich and poor alike from sleeping under bridges. ~ Anatole France

    by ActivistGuy on Sat Jan 14, 2012 at 03:20:38 PM PST

    •  parts of speech matter (0+ / 0-)

      My commentary is about organizations (n.).

      To organize (v.) in order to lend structure is not necessarily to form an organization...

      If organizing gives power to many as a community, then...

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