“In a gentle way, you can shake the world.”
– Mohandas Gandhi
The global mega-banks may control our politicians, but they don’t control the public.
All around the world the recently subservient serfs are causing all sorts of trouble for the ruling oligarchy.
That trouble could start as early as tomorrow.
Bank managers across France were waiting a little nervously for the start of business on Tuesday after the former football star Eric Cantona urged his compatriots to stage a bank run and trigger a revolution.
Around 40,000 people in France have pledged to withdraw their money from the banks tomorrow. Another 9,000 in UK have pledged to do the same.
You can find the organization’s web site at bankrun2010.com.
Of course this is just one of the many grassroots revolts underway in the world.