But Occupy has accomplished something terribly important that even the billions unleashed by Citizens United couldn't completely overwhelm.
This point was made pellucidly clear on a late-January evening this year.
And now comes Brother Pierce to mark the occasion. He notes:
There are too many powerful people in this country who don't see the simple fact that Occupy is by far the most polite response they're likely to see to a general consensus that the system is being rigged to produce another Gilded Age plutocracy.