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Mauro: Danny Glover: Hero to the Media, Villain to the Intelligent

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Posted on April 19 2010 8:32 pm
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By Ryan Mauro

Get yourself ready for it. The media is going to praise Danny Glover for getting arrested for standing up for workers abused by capitalism run amok. On April 16, he was arrested at a protest against the Sodexo food service company for their treatment of workers. He’ll be hailed as a hero and other Hollywood stars will follow in his footsteps, if for no other reason than publicity, but Glover deserves no praise. He has a history of painting America as the problem and anti-American regimes as the saviors of the oppressed.

“We’re here today to say no more to deplorable pay and working conditions,” Glover shouted before he was arrested after crossing a police line. He wasn’t apprehended for the protest, but for deliberately provoking law enforcement. He was asked three times to move back over the yellow tape and refused.

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