Monday’s protest was the latest by farmers who dumped around three million liters of milk on fields in Belgium last month. [boldface mine]
-- “European Farmers’ Anger Spills Into the Streets of Brussels”, in the NYTimes, accompanied by this astonishing photo. I'm laughing at the cheek of the protest, I'm crying over the waste. Anyway, the pic itself deserves a medal.
A farmer sprayed milk on policemen during a protest against falling milk prices outside the E.U.’s headquarters in Brussels, where agricultural ministers discussed its policies at an emergency meeting. [NYTimes caption, photo by Georges Gobet/Agence France-Presse—Getty Images]