Armed citizens might push back

Armed citizens might push back

There are 2 comments on the The Miami Herald story from Jan 22, 2013, titled Armed citizens might push back. In it, The Miami Herald reports that:

For the Jan. 15 letter writer who declared it ludicrous that armed citizens could challenge the United States military, she should Google the Battle of Athens, Tenn.

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Athens, TN

#1 Jan 24, 2013
The Battle of Athens was about locals fighting back against local political corruption.
When locals start fighting against the Federal Government it is considered Union insurrection and was met last time with war.

Rochester, PA

#3 Mar 13, 2013
I read about the Battle of Athens and I see another Civeil Batlle about to occur

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