“A bureaucratic legal system uses the language of justice to defend injustice.” Chris Hedges
It is Thursday, March 29th. A General Strike has been called for all of Spain. It is 7:45 AM in the city of Tarragona. My wife Anna and I arrived here last night by car from Barcelona where crowds were already gathering. The streets of Tarragona are also filling this college town with students. Even with police close by, the protesters stop traffic, beat on cars, and generally tie up the workings of the city and its inhabitants. Perhaps where you collect strangers together in urban settings, the common voice speaks loudest through demonstrated chaos and an otherwise muted ambivalence towards the law.
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