I've been establishment all my life. I have served in the armed forces, I have had a pretty decent legal career, I've done just about everything from grave digging to - well, let's not go there. I have always considered myself an establishment progressive but I don't believe that sort of thing exists any more. Now, as I embark on my advanced years, I truly want to see the whole rotten business swept aside. Like Chris Hedges, I don't want to wait until it's too late because that far down the road only lies really nasty extremism.
Our last, best hope may well be with a reborn Occupy movement. And here's a terrific anthem just for that.