Occupy Wall Street’s declaration of “We are the 99%” is aspirational.
It conceptualizes a conscious and united working class positioned to take on the 1% — the ruling class — and win!
OWS was aware of the many divisions among the working class fostered by the rulers, their mass media arm and by duopoly politicians. They understood that those divisions had to be largely removed before the working class could move forward to claim its rightful democratic leadership of the nation.
Removing those divisions is, in itself, is an enormous task. And that’s…