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Bundy also confirmed to OPB that the family’s motivation in this occupation is rooted in belief that their action is the modern-day equivalent of Captain Moroni’s “title of liberty.”
“This is just like that,” Bundy said. “My Mormonism plays a large part in what I do … the biggest part.”
I have nothing but contempt for modern government. It is authoritarian and no longer resembles true democracy.
forces your family to war with other countries and then demands you OBEY them or else? If this was 200 yrs ago, the Men would have told their Govt to shove it so far up their pipe it would never see daylight again. Oh wait... they did that..
Then you didn't read what he said.
I'm not sure his religion has anything to do with this, t
The question becomes at what point of discontent and general apathy towards the government and its actions do you become an extremist?I
Is Bundy an extremist or is his viewpoint typical of Mormons? Should the government be keeping a watchful eye on temples across the country?
No. I protested vehemently against a war which was unjust, unnecessary, and uncalled for. Peacefully, as did millions of others. The radicals did not help the cause, they hindered it. Because of the actions of the radicals, peaceful protesters were killed.
You did what you were told to do, what society required of you and why? In the name of War.