Friday, August 12, 2011

Russel Brand on the riots

At least someone is talking sense about the riots unlike a lot of liberal people who suddenly turned right wing overnight (you know who you are!)

Russel Brand on the riots-
'Amidst the bleakness of this social landscape, squinting all the while in the glare of a culture that radiates ultraviolet consumerism and infrared celebrity. That daily, hourly, incessantly enforces the egregious, deceitful message that you are what you wear, what you drive, what you watch and what you watch it on, in livid, neon pixels. The only light in their lives comes from these luminous corporate messages. No wonder they have their fucking hoods up.'
Read the full article on
http://www.guardian.co.uk/uk/2011/aug/11/london-riots-davidcameron


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