Congressman wants to curb military surplus program
Rep. Hank Johnson, D-Ga., says he plans to introduce legislation when Congress returns in September to curb what he describes as an increasing militarization of police agencies across the country.
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#1 Aug 15, 2014
"When governments fear the people, there is liberty.
When the people fear the government, there is tyranny.
The strongest reason for the people to retain the right to keep and bear arms is, as a last resort, to protect themselves against tyranny in government."
Yep, it is well past time to curb military surplus to local police.
That wild show of weaponry in the hands of the police SMACKS of TYRANNY !!
#2 Aug 15, 2014
Does that mean the folk in Ferguson should get their guns and revolt?
#3 Aug 18, 2014
What do you think?
The government has turned the National Guard out to squash the revolt.
The government has the upper hand.
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