The First Amendment is just one of those pesky things in the Constitution. It has nothing to do with what Obama and his supporters espouse or support. Yes, you should obey the police…however when even they go against free speech and the right of assembly, you should stand up, even if it means being arrested. Check out the video….
Following the threat, the officer arrested the two journalists. Even though they were released a short time later, the incident has not gone unnoticed. According to the National Press Photographers Association, there have been 70 such arrests that they have documented since last September. Many of the arrests have involved the filming of news stories when the police decide they don’t want to allow it to be filmed. They seem to just arbitrarily decide on their own when it is legal and when it isn’t.