If you are going to attend any kind of protest, Gordon suggests that you come up with a plan and stick to it.

“Think it out. Don’t show up and get caught up in the moment of the crowd, start doing dumb things, and then videotaping yourself doing them. That is a recipe for disaster,” Gordon said. “And, of course, don’t break the law because once you break the law, almost all employers are going to take the position that you should be fired.