For the latter half of the war in Nam, a non stop vigil was maintained on the wall which the White House fence is mounted on. Front of the White House facing Pennsylvania Ave.
Those who participated in the effort received an almost nonstop blessing of support from the public. Lot of cannabis was burned there. Eat the roach man.
When there were antiwar marches or smoke outs in DC, the place had a feel like New Orleans at Madi Gras.
Peaceful marches ? That's a novel idea, but it will not result in change.
The anti war marches in DC scared the fuck out of those in power.
The result being "The Powell Memo", which was a declaration of war on our middle class.
They shipped off the jobs, reduced the quality of education, added assorted drugs to the mix, always
in massive amounts. They chewed up our middle class, as they laughed at us for being the sheared
sheep that we have become.
I whole heatedly support the women in pussy hats, at least they had what it took to show up.
That which matters most