Over the weekend the nation was forced to deal with numerous small protests of angry citizens protesting mandatory quarantine and lockdown orders. But these little protests were far from organic. Reports have now revealed that these protests were actually the brainchild of major Republican groups and big money Republican donors. Ring of Fire’s Farron Cousins discusses this.

Farron Cousins is the executive editor of The Trial Lawyer magazine and a contributing writer at DeSmogBlog.com. He is the co-host / guest host for Ring of Fire Radio. His writings have appeared on Alternet, Truthout, and The Huffington Post. Farron received his bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of West Florida in 2005 and became a member of American MENSA in 2009. Follow him on Twitter @farronbalanced