Armed citizens might push back

Jan 22, 2013 Full story: The Miami Herald

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.

Full Story

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.

Pittsburgh, PA

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

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Athens Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
TN Who do you support for Governor in Tennessee in... (Oct '10) 3 min miss tuffet 149,802
TN Should state mandate immunizations? New require... (May '11) 21 min Black Ops 9,446
Brenda butler? Wondering how she is? Mom and da... 13 hr ThatBlondeGirl 6
Randy White for Sheriff? Wed young 17
who is the hot deputy i see patroling? (Jan '13) Wed misty 45
travis allen (Jul '13) Wed lameO 44
TN 16 Known Dead From Storms In Tennessee (Apr '11) Tue none 1,376

Athens Jobs


Athens People Search

Addresses and phone numbers for FREE


Athens News, Events & Info

Click for news, events and info in Athens

Personal Finance

Mortgages [ See current mortgage rates ]