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originally posted by: Asktheanimals
It will stop the current one and start a dozen more.
This is why Trump is waiting for the governors to beg him since they were part of bringing it on.
They backed Trump in to a corner now they (and unfortunately for the innocent) have to stew in it.
originally posted by: Shoujikina
I don't really get all this looting and rioting.
Didn't Gandhi already show a powerful example of how peaceful non-compliance (nonviolent resistance?) can be more effective than a big war?
Did all these people just suddenly forget this historical example of influencing power structures?
originally posted by: LSU2018
a reply to: carewemust
Yes, 110%. If people know they may be shot for looting and rioting then they wouldn't do it, and if a few examples had to made then so be it. Several innocent lives have already been lost in the riots. Why not set an example with a worthless life?