In fact, the myth itself is potentially a greater danger—prone to impeding efforts when help is needed most.
Just recently, a march on the Ferguson police station ended with protestors quickly arrested for impeding traffic.
The issue is making sure every ballot cast is counted, not impeding the individual freedom to fill out a form.
The Proclamation delivered any one impeding that attempt into the hands of the military authorities without trial.
For God Himself had been made imperfect by the impeding of His moral purpose.
The big stones, impeding the flow, had around them a cushion of water, a sort of cravat ending in a knot of foam.
The wounded were increasing in number, impeding their retreat.
Dodge was hanging onto the door of the taxi, impeding his friend's departure.
There was no crowding or impeding haste in their dumb exodus.
She stood in front of me, holding my arms and impeding my advance.