I caught James Carville on Imus and found a vid of his comments regarding the Economy. It is in the last 15 seconds of the clip that he talks about Civil unrest. So looks like he is the town crier who is starting the drumbeat of “Civil unrest”. Clear to me, this is the agenda. Does Obama really want to create jobs? There is nothing in his actions or policies that indicate that. No to oil drilling, EPA regs out the kazoo. Bankrupting the country. I will go out on the limb. Soon, very soon the agitation will begin. Remember Ms Piven? Where is the Anger? The demonstrations?
“So where are the angry crowds, the demonstrations, sit-ins and unruly mobs?” she writes. “After all, the injustice is apparent. Working people are losing their homes and their pensions while robber-baron CEOs report renewed profits and windfall bonuses. Shouldn’t the unemployed be on the march? Why aren’t they demanding enhanced safety net protections and big initiatives to generate jobs?” Piven’s recent Nation editorial calling for a mass movement of the unemployed [“Mobilizing the Jobless,”
In a chilling and almost unbelievable editorial again in The Nation (”Mobilizing the Jobless,” January 10/17, 2011 edition), she calls on the jobless to rise up in a violent show of solidarity and force. As before, those calls are dripping with language of class struggle. Language she and her late husband Richard Cloward made popular in the 60s.
“[B]efore people can mobilize for collective action, they have to develop a proud and angry identity and a set of claims that go with that identity,” she writes. “They have to go from being hurt and ashamed to being angry and indignant.”
And along with anger must come a denunciation of personal responsibility. Instead, workers must realize that others have put them in their current, uneasy situation: “[T]he out-of-work have to stop blaming themselves for their hard times and turn their anger on the bosses, the bureaucrats or the politicians who are in fact responsible.”
Only then, once their rage has been properly stoked, can the angry take action. And when they do, sh says, the “protesters need targets.” Read more here from the Blaze