"Direct action" has a natural appeal to young people, and we [in South Dakota] drive young people away. For all the problems the SD Democratic Party faces, first is the fact that progressive thinking, idealistic young people leave. It's curious that Thune and Herseth-Sandlin are outdoing each other to wag their fingers at the Greenpeace activists, but neither has any interest in saying anything about global warming."
I feel the Greenpeace action and other acts of civil disobedience should only take place when all other legal options have been proven ineffective. Are we there yet, John? Stephanie?