people) would make an enormous difference. People would regain hope if there were a little justice done. And it would scare off other would be bad people. Right now, most good people seem to think that nothing does any good or makes any difference because the bad people just keep doing what they want to do and never get punished.
Just today retiree at a farmer's market told me that he thinks trying to do anything to change things is like "spitting in the wind" (I was asking him to sign a petition). And I get a very similar response from many, maybe most, people.
A major spate of justice--real strong punishment for crimes and unjust actions committed by the powerful--would, I think, arouse people from their current hopelessness and apathy. So, organic removal sounds good, but I think that heads also need to roll big time.
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