• Unlike the Tea Party, who see themselves as the customers of government, people in the Occupy Wall Street movement understand that we are the government. Stated most simply, we are trying to run a 21st-century society on a 13th-century economic operating system. It just doesn't work.

    "As coherent an articulation of our economic problem as any I have seen in my lifetime" by Douglas Rushkoff, October 7, 2011.