An Insurrection or Controlled Opposition? 1

Actually, some of both. A social media commenter makes the following observation, although to be fair there have indeed been some burnings of police stations.

“This is my problem with the mainstream western so-called ‘left’ these days. These white anarcho-kids can get masses of people out in the streets rioting and burning down small-businesses rather than targeting police stations (terrible strategy btw) all in the name of BLM. Where are the riots to put an end to homelessness? For affordable housing? Riots against the international banking cartel which is fucking us over? Riots over the mass suffering imperialism has caused in Syria, Yemen, Somalia, Libya, etc.? The whole thing is just sus to me and shows the corporatist-globalist takeover of the political sphere.”

One comment

  1. “Riots over the mass suffering imperialism has caused in Syria, Yemen, Somalia, Libya, etc.?” – The fact that this is in second place to them is one of the reasons it is hard to think of them as presenting any lasting danger to the powers that are…

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