Civil disobedience is punished unless it tows the leftist line. Just look at how whistleblowers are treated... from the gun running to mexican cartels... irs to snowden and media rosen. Hell... look at the treatment of woodward. It's dangerous.
Now if you are on the politically correct side of the leftists... you can destroy/occupy shit and trample innocent rights.
Take this "DENIER" http://www.climatechangedispatch.com/pursuit-of-climate-truth-comes-at-high-cost.html
We are certainly headed a direction... it is a collectivist authoritarian central govt... then public ownership.