- ...Always remember the first rule of power tactics: Power is not only what you have but what the enemy thinks you have.
- ...The second rule is: Never go outside the experience of your people.
- ...The third rule is: Whereever possible go outside the experience of the enemy. Here you want to cause confusion, fear, and retreat.
- ...the fourth rule is: Make the enemy live up to their own book of rules.
- ...the fourth rule carries within it the fifth rule: Ridicule is man's most potent weapon.
- ...the sixth rule is: A good tactic is one that your people enjoy.
- ...the seventh rule is: A tactic that drags on too long becomes a drag.
- ...the eighth rule: Keep the pressure on.
- ...the ninth rule: The threat is usually more terrifying than the thing itself.
- ...The tenth rule: The major premise for tactics is the development of operations that will maintain a constant pressure upon the opposition.
- ...The eleventh rule is: If you push a negative hard and deep enough it will break through into its counterside.
- ...The twelth rule: The price of a successful attack is a constructive alternative.
- ...The thirteenth rule: Pick the target, freeze it, personalize it, and polarize it. -- P.126-129 Alinski's Rules For Radicals
Unfortunately, just about all the violence has stemmed from SEIU thugs assaulting various people in the Tea Party Movement...most recently in New Orleans where a
female political operative named Allee Bautsch and her boyfriend, Joe Brown, were attacked and seriously injured by a vicious group of crazed cowards who shrieked insults while pouncing. After the pummeling, the petite woman and her boyfriend were left, collectively, with a compound leg fracture, a concussion, a broken nose and broken jaw. Here’s part of the police report:
Then of course there is the case of Kenneth Gladney in St. Louis, MO who was attacked by purple shirt wearing SEIU thugs, here's a video of that assault:
So far, in the past 15 months...all of the political violence has stemmed from the left, not the right, despite the legacy media and the Obama Administration's attempts to frame it otherwise.