CHAZ/CHOP: A Case Study in Communist Failure

Ask any communist why, despite all the evidence to the contrary, they still cling to their beliefs and you will get something along the lines of real communism has never been tried, because real communism involves the dissolving of the state and elimination of state-created hierarchies.

The organizers of Seattle’s Capitol Hill Occupied Protest, formerly known as the Capitol Hill Autonomous Zone, tried this. They would have their own little commune where they would show the world that they could operate with equality and without state institutions such as…