The Politics Of Occupation - Portland Imc

Quicklink submitted by Dr Stuart Jeanne Bramhall     Permalink
Related Topic(s): ; ; , Add Tags

View Ratings | Rate It

opednews.com

Become a Fan
  (67 fans)


At portland.indymedia.org

One issue that Occupy Portland is currently facing in its decision-making practice is the lack of time available to individuals to voice their ideas. This is inherent in the use of the 'People's Mic' technique, which nicely addresses the lack of amplification and creates a certain experience of unity through its mechanism, yet privileges those who are more comfortable speaking in front of crowds, as well as those with louder or more assertive voices. It also reduces discussion to brief phrases, which is not the way all of us prefer to explore ideas.

Read the rest of the story HERE:

At portland.indymedia.org


 

Comments

The time limit for entering new comments on this Quicklink has expired.

This limit can be removed. Our paid membership program is designed to give you many benefits, such as removing this time limit. To learn more, please click here.

Comments: Expand   Shrink   Hide  
No comments