The poor and disabled take the brunt of cuts and austerity. Money should be invested for people. The commons is the alternative to profit maximization.
The state has a social nature and can't be reduced to a power and security state.
The free moral state is opposed to the national security state. The social or welfare state became the activating, punishing and competition state. The state became the "errand boy" of the banks (Bill Moyers) after the "quiet coup" (Simon Johnson).
to watch the 4-minute video of UK Uncut's London Street Party, May 28, 2012, click on http://vimeo.com/42972836
to watch 12-year old Canadian Victoria Grant explaining how banks commit fraud, click on http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_ae7h8FioX0 http://vimeo.com/41954094