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I’m all for civil disobedience, but protesting at homes borders on soft terrorism

Larissa Nolan


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An anti-lockdown protester in Trafalgar Square, London. Photo: PA

An anti-lockdown protester in Trafalgar Square, London. Photo: PA

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An anti-lockdown protester in Trafalgar Square, London. Photo: PA

It’s easy to express outrage at the recent protests targeting the private houses of those in powerful positions.

The tactic is rotten – a form of vigilantism that borders on soft terrorism. It’s anti-democratic, menacing, malevolent, dehumanising and dangerous.


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