What’s the point of political action? – Opinion – Dan Hind

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In the past politics has been left to the politicians.  And the people have resigned themselves to passivity and silence.  The only recourse for dissatisfaction has been to vote in the next election and hope the new guys are better than the old.  But recent events have demonstrated that people who have remained on the sidelines in the past can have an immediate impact on their political leaders through direct action.  See article by Dan Hind here.

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