"House GOP Leader Eric Cantor decried the protests that started several weeks ago in New York, and have spread to major cities across the country. Cantor said in a speech at the Values Voters Summit in Washington that he is "increasingly concerned" about the "growing mobs" represented at the protests." MSNBC
Eric Cantor (R) Member for central Virginia (District 7) has proudly displayed his fawning allegiance to Bibi and the Likud many times. Now he has taken the plunge and decided to demonstrate his commitment to the protection of wealth, however acquired.
His overseas friends have the techniques for dealing with "mobs." First there is a warning, preferably delivered by bullhorn. Then, CS gas is employed. Then, the infantry opens fire with rubber covered steel spheres or cylinders fired from super-caliber devices atached to rifles. Then, when "all else fails, the troops switch to ball ammunition while marksmen watch the "mob" for leaders, medical people etc.
They don't do that in Israel? An IDF lieutenent told me in 1999 in Bethlehem that only his "prudence" had saved me from a sniper when I unexpectedly found myself in a street scene like this in front of Rachel's tomb. I had made the mistake of trying to help a wounded teenager.
Hey! They're just rabble! We'll show them who is boss. If it comes to this, let the National Guard handle it. pl