Jason Benlevi is a technology marketing communications professional in Silicon Valley and the author of a new book called: TOO MUCH MAGIC: Pulling the Plug on the Cult of Tech. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
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Monday, November 21, 2011
A Generation Moves from Preoccupied to Occupy
Preoccupied by 24/7 entertainment and inhabiting a world surrounded by LCD screens on a variety of devices, the millennial generation was on its way to becoming completely virtualized, digitized, and distracted. But then something caught their attention — reality. They realized that the power of physical presence is a more potent force than adding your name to an online petition or making a one-click donation. The power of the Occupy movement is its persistent, dramatic, and effective presence.