Robots will almost certainly become primary government tools in suppressing protests. This is a threat to your basic rights, and laws that protects these rights are desperately needed.
Here's a headline for you: "How the Terminator Could Play Peacekeeper." It is eye-catching and attractive. It also posits an interesting thesis: robots will begin taking a central role in "riot policing". In other words, due to advances in robot technology, robots will begin suppressing protesters around the world; they might soon be in a neighborhood near you!