Internal planning documents at Extinction Rebellion show that they’re thinking of trying to close Heathrow for 10 days this summer with the use of drones. The penalty for this sort of thing is, upon conviction, 5 years prison time. If they do it they should indeed be accorded that maximum sentence. And, given the way that “conspiracy to” laws work, so should all who aid them.
Because civil disorder is indeed an important thing.
Yes, it’s possible to argue that we shouldn’t be jailing those who would save us from civilisation and the climate change it causes.…See More