They banged gongs and drums, and read off names of dead soldiers. Do they have no understanding for the Congressional culture? Don't they know they can't win hearts and minds by just showing up with their loud ways and heavy hands? There is no such thing as redeployment at the point of a drum. They have to be respectful of the local language-- hushed tones and double-speak.
The anti-war Left is vowing occupation of more Democratic offices despite reports that the current fight has forces stretched dangerously thin.
They could probably use more sandals on the ground before this works.