Political leaders of all stripes do not want to allow any strong organized opposition to their policies…

…Political leaders of all stripes do not want to allow any strong organized opposition to their policies…

When Protests Are Powerful, the Powerful Punish Protest

 

Sunday, May 14, 2017By Libero Della Piana, Campaign for America’s Future | Op-Ed …When people feel powerless — locked out of decision-making, bypassed by real governance — they turn to protest. Especially for the disenfranchised and oppressed, protest is often the only way to exert power and affect policies and practices that impact their lives and communities.

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