The Guardian has just announced the death of Stephane Hessel, an impressively accomplished individual and latterly the author of the tract Time for Outrage, proclaiming him an inspiration for the Occupy Movement.
…we continue to call for “a true peaceful uprising against the means of mass communication that offers nothing but mass consumption as a prospect for our youth, contempt for the least powerful in society and for culture, general amnesia and the outrageous competition of all against all.”
To you who will create the twenty-first century, we say, from the bottom of our hearts,
TO CREATE IS TO RESIST. TO RESIST IS TO CREATE.