WARNING: May contain opinions
It's long after the 'get a job' phase of the occupation of public space. For more than three months now, the local occupation had its ups and downs, yet is still swinging. 'Job' is quite a terrible word, and 'work' is mostly simiarly ill reputed. Gen Y and Z just love to chill and watch the world go by.
Of course, generalisations are generally wrong, and before I get accused of ageism I want to point out that I met revolutionary work horses of all ages, as well as…
Finding people that want an evolution of the way we act on this planet means they will start out as revolutioners. In Melbourne, like in many other places, the revolution started 'officially' on October 15th. 80 days or so in this amazing social experiment, it just so survived Australia's christmas trance.
Sheltered by an Australian celebrity priest, Father Bob, a small core of people kept a leaderless movement alive. Rage quitting, impatience, burn out and frustration were…Continue