Change Is Looming
- From the Eugene Register-Guard's letter section:
Change is looming
Like storm clouds looming on the horizon, anarchists
lie in wait for another excuse to vent their futile
and ineffective rage by beating on the establishments
of the silent majority, which they perceive to be a
dead horse, incapable of change. They overlook the fact
that this silent majority has successfully weathered
more than half a century of kaleidoscopic change,
repeatedly validating the hypothesis: "Things continue.
Nothing unusual is happening."
Right now, the silent majority does appear more dead
than alive, the way a butterfly on the verge of
emerging from its turgid cocoon also presents a dry and
lifeless look. This unresponsive cycle is coming to its
natural end. Society stands poised to safely take wing
and precipitate changes for the better far more dramatic
and astounding than anything the anarchists have ever
had in mind. Look around. Unfettered changes for the
better and cropping up in the most unexpected places.
Anarchists can beat the bushes all they want. Beneficial
creative change is not in their hands. Never was. Never