Is it time to quit Occupying everything yet?
This morning brings news that there were a lot of arrests at Occupy Iowa™.
edit: Now you can enjoy seeing protesters arrested! Des Moines Register: 32 protesters arrested at Occupy Iowa event
Seems you have to have a permit to camp on state land. Between this and the Air and Space Museum closing down, can you have a more egregious form of constitutional violations? (do I need the /sarcasm tag?)
Speaking of the Air and Space Museum, there’s a sidebar article on a reporter from the American Spectator being pepper sprayed there. DailyMail.uk: Sex and drugs on tap, who says it’s not a political partaaay? Occupy Wall Street protesters make love as well as class war
And now for the time when we start blaming the right for starting everything. dcist: American Spectator Editor Admits Infiltrating Protest Group, Pepper Sprayed at Smithsonian
Although it is unclear if he directly propelled the group to charge the museum entrance, several editorial outlets have labeled him as an “instigator” and “agent provocateur” of the incident.