Tax Day, Northampton MA. April 17, 2012Posted by littlebangtheory in Politics and Society.
Tags: 99%, apathy and youth, Northampton MA, Tax day action
There was an “action” today in Northampton, wherein the 99% made our voices heard:
Something struck me about the dozen or so participants:
…that is, they were almost all dust-farters like me.
They were the same people who had occupied the streets and commons back in ’70 to protest the Vietnam War.
Back then we were college students. These days, the local college students brush by with their heads down, busily texting their friends about the ass-hugging jeans they’re on their way to buy.
Note To Kids: We Old Folks won’t be here to wipe your asses all that much longer. It’s time to start paying attention to your world.
It’s just a thought.