What are the odds that the people that tried to block supplies from getting to our troops are going to get brought up on federal charges of sedition? I would support it, but it won't happen. Remember that next time somebody cries about "losing civil liberties."
It's outrageous to me that people that were actively trying to endanger the lives of our troops are actually COMPLAINING about police intervention. They should have not only been hit with the bean bags and bullets, they should have been arrested. All of them.
SECTION 3. Whoever, when the United States is at war, shall willfully make or convey false reports or false statements with intent to interfere with the operation or success of the military or naval forces of the United States, or to promote the success of its enemies, or shall willfully make or convey false reports, or false statements, . . . or incite insubordination, disloyalty, mutiny, or refusal of duty, in the military or naval forces of the United States, or shall willfully obstruct . . . the recruiting or enlistment service of the United States, or . . . shall willfully utter, print, write, or publish any disloyal, profane, scurrilous, or abusive language about the form of government of the United States, or the Constitution of the United States, or the military or naval forces of the United States . . . or shall willfully display the flag of any foreign enemy, or shall willfully . . . urge, incite, or advocate any curtailment of production . . . or advocate, teach, defend, or suggest the doing of any of the acts or things in this section enumerated and whoever shall by word or act support or favor the cause of any country with which the United States is at war or by word or act oppose the cause of the United States therein, shall be punished by a fine of not more than $10,000 or imprisonment for not more than twenty years, or both....
I'm really not sure what to say about these stories except that I really want to see television coverage of this event because I have a sneaking suspicion that this will reach epic levels on the unintentional comedy scale.