In March, after the Capitol occupation had ended, and the large rallies had ceased, a handful of free speech advocates challenged the Department of Administration's rules.
The photo below shows that Walker's DOA had not yet thought to use re-education camps to communicate their unique interpretation of the Constitution.
|No legal or creative talent in the DOA photo - L. Wells|
Jeremy Ryan decides to take on the DOA.
|Jim sings and Segway Jeremy shows the world the DOA top dog's cell phone number photo - L. Wells|
Jeremy, Joseph, and Jayson (guess your name had to start with the letter "J") were each cited and arrested for their radical free speech activities.
|Joseph and Jason get dangerous with MASSIVE signs photo - L. Wells|
On Sunday, March 27, Dane County Supervisor Melissa Sargent was arrested when her sons held a sign in the Rotunda.
A call went out to have people flood the Rotunda during a Solidarity Sing Along - in support of free speech rights. Special t-shirts were made.
The picture below shows the HUGE reponse to the concerns about the quelling of free speech.
|Rise Up photo - ?|
Jason decided it was time to make some large banners.
|The first thing I ever heard from Jason - "You want to help hold a banner?" photo - L. Wells|
Eight months later... Walker's desperation grows... and the determination of free speech patriots multiplies!
|SING! photo - L. Wells|
|SPEAK UP! photo J. Vittie|