Anarchists in the townhome

Over at the Times Union, Lynda Edwards* profiles a group of freegan anarchists who have been squatting in a vacant Albany townhome without utilities for years, apparently without any official or agency noticing: "Survivalists don't want to be around people. Anarchists are social; we love our neighbors." [TU] (*Corrected. Sorry about that.)

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"We're not gonna pay
Last year's rent
This year's rent
Next year's rent
Rent rent rent rent rent
We're not gonna pay rent
Cause everything is rent"

Interesting article and even more interesting lifestyle. I feel bad for these kids lost in this world....hopefully they can find solace in their anarchy and their friends and lifestyle. It is not what I would want for myself nor my child but as long as nobody is getting hurt then I encourage them to follow their dreams and their conscience. I wish them luck for long and happy lives.

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