FAST FIVE: Smith: Martial Law Is Unacceptable Regardless Of The Circumstances
I completely agreed at the time with the efforts surrounding Bundy Ranch and I still agree with them today.
The moment you hand government ultimate power to dictate people's health decisions, personal daily activities, freedom of assembly and their ability to participate in the economy, you have given the government ultimate power to destroy our very culture.
I use this particular metaphor often but I really can't find a better one: Government power is like the “one ring” in Lord Of The Rings.
And by martial law, I mean ANY government force that is designed to suppress or break civil protections.
Bush after the 9/11 attacks as part of the tidal wave of unconstitutional Patriot Act measures that were railroaded through during mass fear and panic.