Storming the Bastille

Look, we all know that this whole Area 51 takeover thing is just a trial run for an actual attempt at organizing en masse and fundamentally changing society in productive and collective ways. The Lord’s Work, really. So just lean into it, okay? Also discussed: Mekons, memes-as-discourse, and how the commitment to an idea–even an unpopular or allegedly “irrational” one–can become powerful and transformative in moments of unrest.

 

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