The people's movement in Seattle that's created an autonmous zone is highly significant. Despite attempts by the system to label it as anarchistic, the majority of alternative sites show it being a peaceful demonstration. Whether it can sustain (as an autonomous zone) is highly unlikely, and it's highly possible it will be used to exert greater attemtps at authoritarian control. But what it does show to me, is the depth of feeling for justice and equality by the people and that they're prepared to risk all for their sovereignty. Only time can tell how it will unfold...