oppress defn

longden oppress law:

you cannot oppress

marsh oppression law

oppression defn


People get used to anything. The less you think about your oppression, the more your tolerance for it grows. After a while, people just think oppression is the normal state of things. But to become free, you have to be acutely aware of being a slave.

― Assata Shakur, Assata: An Autobiography

Lamont Lilly (@LamontLilly) tweeted at 9:49 AM – 23 Feb 2018 :

“Nobody in the world, nobody in history, has ever gotten their freedom by appealing to the moral sense of the people who were oppressing them.” ~Assata Shakur https://t.co/09lrUKzKCO (http://twitter.com/LamontLilly/status/967078889926397953?s=17)

graeber model law


prep/training as distraction/oppression .. ie: keep putting people on hold


Cevin Soling – war on kids

Peter Gray – free to learn

Jeremy Scahill – dirty wars

the death of us


what is education

Washor and Mojkowski – leaving to learn

James Bach – buccaneer scholar

Henry Giroux – disposable youth