From the Tampa Bay Times:
The two women in Section 128 dressed as if they belonged in the audience for vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan's speech at the Republican National Convention. Jackets and skirts........ "Direct actions have a disruptive quality," said David Snow, a professor of sociology at the University of California in Irvine, who has studied protests. "And in that disruption, the probability of getting media attention increases."

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