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Letter: May the gnomes of entropy accelerate our unravelling

Nelson Daily Editor
By Nelson Daily Editor
December 15th, 2011

To the Editor,

Occupy Nelson was delivering a message, and more evidence – Canada’s shame for leaving First Nations in third-world poverty, hypocrisy in spreading our civilized order by wars in Afro-Asian lands, Harper’s defiance of efforts to mitigate climate change so as to promote economic growth – proves the necessity for transforming capitalism.

But, true to comfortable bourgeois habit, we allow governments to render the messengers invisible, demeaning the protests with labels: “incoherent, leaderless, unfocussed, impractical, unrealistic.”

May the gnomes of entropy accelerate our unravelling, Amen.

Charles Jeanes, Nelson

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