Do protests work? Only when gutless politicians or company owners fold like deck chairs


Apparently, protests work: Taking part in direct protest action for an environmental cause can generate attention and headlines, but do they prompt change? Environmental protests have been a common sight in New Zealand in recent years – in January, protesters chained themselves to a Fonterra factory gate, while Greenpeace protesters occupied the ocean research ship…

via Do protests work? Only when gutless politicians or company owners fold like deck chairs — Whale Oil Beef Hooked | Whaleoil Media

1 Comment on Do protests work? Only when gutless politicians or company owners fold like deck chairs

  1. This reminds me of what happens with America’s ACLU. Often, the moment the ACLU threaten a lawsuit, people cave into their demands, even if those demands are actually against the Constitution.


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