Skip to main content

View Diary: Prosecute The Conspirators Who Plotted The Government Shutdown In Violation Of 18 USC § 2384 (46 comments)

Comment Preferences

  •  This isn't about their dissent, it's about the (1+ / 0-)
    Recommended by:

    line they crossed when they went from talking about not liking the crowd in the theater and petitioning the manager to move some of the people out, to shouting FIRE and forcing everyone to disperse when the manager wouldn't comply.

    Stop the party of Gut & Spend policies that gut our Earned Benefits programs like Social Security and Medicare and spends on tax breaks for the wealthy elite.

    by jillwklausen on Thu Oct 10, 2013 at 03:33:17 PM PDT

    [ Parent ]

    •  that's ridiculous. you sound like a fox news (2+ / 0-)
      Recommended by:
      Rich in PA, VClib

      contributor circa 2004, shrieking about treason whenever you don't like what someone says.

      also? even if its like shouting fire in some respects, it isn't shouting fire.  they're using their first amendment rights to support policies, and that is and will always be protected.  the reason we have the first amendment is precisely because there's always a risk that fascists will try to criminalize political advocacy.

Subscribe or Donate to support Daily Kos.

Click here for the mobile view of the site