a reply to: SuperDave90
Can we also add in WACO and Ruby Ridge?
Technically, the thread is about standoffs in Oregon.
other than that:
Feds, State Jurisdiction, Propaganda
The propaganda blared to the U.S. population:
"Religious cultist thinks he's the second coming of Christ ... hah hah hah!
Marries minor girls ... yuk! yuk! yuk!"
Propaganda causes the situation of no public sympathy or support for Branch Davidians. "F... 'em Their sick!"
Legal Jurisdictional fact: Ages of marriage with parental consent is a State Statute, not Federal. A matter for State of Texas to investigate and
Most Branch Davidians killed due to Fed actions. "No biggie, they were asking for it"
DejaVue in Portland
Propaganda: "Anarchistic Terrorists", causes fear of populous, "Feds save us!"
Legal Jurisdiction: Fed protection of Fed buildings, local jurisdiction of streets.
But trump's EO is Protecting American Cities Taskforce, like his personally constituted force can assume city wide combat zone.
The fearful populous demands safety from the villainized residents of the city. "Death to rioters! They're asking for it!"
Now then, did Republicans impeach Clinton for Waco? No. Even though I wrote to my (R) Congressman, demanding it. And Clinton said "I take full
Maybe Republican politicians don't care what happens to Americans who have been previously villainized. "Jurisdiction be damned! We just want
somebody, anybody, to kill them!"
edit on 24-7-2020 by pthena because: (no reason given)