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Did you join Occupy for it's anarchist principles?

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asked 3 years ago in General Assembly by alg0rhythm
Nope, I joined because the world is a fubar place... and, finally people were standing up and using their constitutionally protected rights.

2 Answers

+1 vote
No, I joined to support freedom of expression and protest kleptocracy and police brutality. I'm pretty OK with most (not all) anarchist principles though.
answered 3 years ago by direkconek
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Yes.  I found the "anyones a leader" dynamic to be inspiring.  Plus I felt like it was the first movement to come along in my lifetime (30+ years) that was really doing something different.
answered 3 years ago by torn

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