Aldermanic repression climbs to new heights

First Amendment here?  Proposal Would Limit Protests in Council Chambers – Chicago News Cooperative.

But what of the principle that says you can swing your arm at will, but not when it comes in contact with someone else’s nose?

In this case legislators conduct business but do not deserve dead air around them while doing so?

Naomi Wolf @ WALL ST. BAILOUT PROTEST.
In the street: Naomi Wolf @ WALL ST. BAILOUT PROTEST. (Photo credit: eyewash)

And what if not a cute diversion is Chi News Co-op’s reminding us that co-sponsor Mell stood on his desk “infamously” in the 80s?  Couldn’t resist it, apparently.  The co-op, I mean.