Chris Hedges (truthdig):
The importance of the Occupy movement, and the reason I suspect its encampments were so brutally dismantled by the Obama administration, is that the corporate state understood and feared its potential to spark a popular rebellion. I do not think the state has won. All the injustices and grievances that drove people into the Occupy encampments and onto the streets have been ignored by the state and are getting worse. And we will see eruptions of discontent in the weeks and months ahead. MORE...Howie P.S.: More analysis on the current state of affairs from 24EvelJustin24, video (12:26): "Anti-Government Rhetoric Destroying America".