This group is a bunch of loosely connected internet hackers and are under investigation by the FBI. They've breached the CIA's online computers for general public information. They've also attacked major companies including news corporations. They've perpetrated many types of intrusions. They're also under investigation globally including by Scotland Yard.
They are considered a national security threat.
They pass themselves off as harmless pranksters but in fact they are criminals.
They ARE anarchists.
This photo was taken at the Wall Street protests where this group could have really remained anonymous by NOT wearing the signature mask. BUT they chose to make their presence known within a mass group of other anarchists and globalists - emphasizing their part in the global movements promoting anarchy, globalism, Marxism and ant-capitalism.
Yes, the following groups do associate with other:Anonymous (used as a mass noun) is a group initiating active civil disobedience and spread through the Internet while staying hidden, originating in 2003 on the imageboard 4chan, representing the concept of many online community users simultaneously existing as an anarchic, digitized global brain. It is also generally considered to be a blanket term for members of certain Internet subcultures, a way to refer to the actions of people in an environment where their actual identities are not known.
Individuals appearing in public as Anonymous, wearing the Guy Fawkes
masks popularized by the comic book and film V for Vendetta.
...because they have a common goal - to destroy Liberty and business.
And why? ENVY.
Why do people never learn? They're trading away their freedom for tyranny, ultimately.
There is NO utopia, socialist or otherwise.
American style freedom and the ability to have commerce is the closest we get.
You say you hate banks and bankers???
You want these people hacking into the banks and wiping out your paycheck?