The Century of the Self is a chilling documentary which records how the 60s wave of mass protests was skillfullly channelled into a mass consumerism culture ... all in the name of liberty
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Understanding the message of this documentary is key in realizing why it's important not to be naive about all the protests we've seen arising globally (from mid 2011).
They are not necessarily going to move us to something good, ultimately. Mobs are very easy to manipulate, by those who know how.
Multinationals have massive resources & excellent organizing skills on their side + they've already demonstrated that they're the experts in mob-control.