A lucid piece on the Occupy Movement. Hedges' comment here reminds me of Solzhenitsyn's Harvard Class Day address.
Occupy’s Radicalism Prompts Disdain from Liberal Class -- In These Times
“Acts of resistance are moral acts…. They should be carried out not because they are effective, but because they are right. Those who begin these acts are always few. They are dismissed by those in the liberal class, who hide their cowardice behind their cynicism.” - Chris Hedges,Death of the Liberal Class