Tag: Occupy Black Friday

Occupy Black Friday Photo-essay

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Occupy Black Friday

Ian Carmany’s photograph captures the consumerist energy-suck of the nightmare that this day has become. Having nothing to do with either giving thanks or celebrating any culture’s holy days, the annual frenzy of shopping has become a day to celebrate corporatism. Big lot sellers hype their dawn sales and people pitch tents and camp out–without…