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USA Today Columnist Opinion: "Americans Rising Up Against the Ruling Class."

Americans rising up against government: Column
Glenn Harlan Reynolds 5:36 p.m. EST February 23, 2014
Three examples of pushback against the ruling class.

America's ruling class has been experiencing more pushback than usual lately. It just might be a harbinger of things to come.
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First, in response to widespread protests last week, the Department of Homeland Security canceled plans to build a nationwide license plate database.
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On Friday, after more public outrage, the Federal Communications Commission withdrew a plan to "monitor" news coverage at not only broadcast stations, but also at print publications that the FCC has no authority to regulate.
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Meanwhile, in Connecticut a massive new gun-registration scheme is also facing civil disobedience.

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Though people have taken to the streets from Egypt, to Ukraine, to Venezuela to Thailand, many have wondered whether Americans would ever resist the increasing encroachments on their freedom. I think they've begun.

Link: http://www.usatoday.com/story/opinion/2014/02/23/license-pla...



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Long live civil disobedience

by patriotic Americans as called for by Ron Paul!

No effort is too small like failing to register a firearm to ensure that “Peace is that brief glorious moment in history when everybody stands around reloading.”

Its bound to happen sooner or

Its bound to happen sooner or later. Keep poking the bear...

The human race divides politically into those who want people to be controlled and those who have no such desire. - Heinlein

"Ruling Class"???

Since when does "Government of the people, by the people, for the people" have a "Ruling Class"?

Oh, nevermind... ;-(

Cyril's picture

^^^ BUMP.

^^^ BUMP.

Oh the irony, indeed. Isn't it?

Tell me about a "slip of the tongue"...

"Cyril" pronounced "see real". I code stuff.

http://Laissez-Faire.Me/Liberty

"To study and not think is a waste. To think and not study is dangerous." -- Confucius

Michael Nystrom's picture

Good!

Excellent article.

Thanks for sharing.

Putin may have made a big mistake

hosting the Olympics.

His people may just find the confidence and pride to decide they've had enough Kleptocracy in Russia like those in the Ukraine.

The CIA may be in for a big one too if in fact, they were behind the Kiev protests.

I am sure they are watching things develop in the Ukraine

with a whole lot of interest!

The Peoples POWER Is In Their Ownership !

Amendment 4:
"The right of the 'People' to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects," etc. etc.

Effects {personal} means; Guns, Gold/Silver, shoes,potato's, rice, etc. etc.
Once a person buys something it belongs to them alone, and IMHO governments have no right to confiscate it !

beesting

National cohesion

According to Larken Rose, we outnumber them 10,000 to 1. This is why they seek to divide us with their schemes. Stay focused & break their control starting at the local level of government.