"Occupy Chapel Hill has been on the whole very supportive of both the building takeovers. "
If Occupy Chapel Hill has been so supportive why have they issued press releases disavowing any relationship and containing no wording of support?
Any of the purported goals of "Carrboro Commune" could have been pursued either through town government, through non-profits, or directly by the Carrboro Commune itself, none of which happened. Rather than helping the community through constructive means, they are flailing around looking for something to take over.
In the words of the Chapel Hill News:
"Raspberries to those activists who can't seem to figure out any more creative or constructive ways to express themselves than seizing or vandalizing somebody else's stuff."
If you think that the community is going to allow itself to be pushed around by masked thugs I think you have sadly misjudged its citizens.
For their next takeover target, I suggest the anarchists check out these sites:
They apparently have no idea these facilities exist.
Indy Week • 302 E. Pettigrew St., Suite 300, Durham, NC 27701 • phone 919-286-1972 • fax 919-286-4274
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