As columnist Will Bunch wrote earlier this week, Donald Trump and the conservative media machine are trying to create a new version of the Tea Party Movement with the protests against mandatory “stay at home” orders. The anger of these people is understandable, but their methods are not. They are being used as tools by corporate interests, just like the original Tea Party movement, except they’re risking their own lives this time. 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