Donald Sutherland: ‘I want Hunger Games to stir up a revolution’

Posted: November 22, 2013 by rainbowwarriorlizzie in Uncategorized

Street Democracy - where it should reach - Our Streets!

http://www.theguardian.com/film/2013/nov/19/donald-sutherland-hunger-games-catching-fire

‘Donald Sutherland wants to stir revolt. A real revolt. A youth-led uprising against injustice that will overturn the US as we know it and usher in a kinder, better way. “I hope that they will take action because it’s getting drastic in this country.” Drone strikes. Corporate tax dodging. Racism. The Keystone oil pipeline. Denying food stamps to “starving Americans”. It’s all going to pot. “It’s not right. It’s not right.”

Millennials need awakening from slumber. “You know the young people of this society have not moved in the last 30 years.” With the exception of Occupy, a minority movement, passivity reigns. “They have been consumed with telephones.” The voice hardens. “Tweeting.”‘

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