Disruption of Congress: “I stood for the millions of dead for whom we — and I — were responsible.”
Below is a statement that a Freedom Plaza Occupier, Mike Sheffer, who now lives in the Mt. Rainer House, made in court. ?Before the statement is his description of his sentence and reaction to it. Mike was convicted for protesting at the House Armed Services Committee Hearing. ?After the Chairman put banged the gavel, Mike silently stood up and held up his to hands with his fingers proclaiming two peace signs. He stood to take reponsibility for the inglorious actions of the United States around the world in wars that have killed millions.