Guest Column: Operation American Spring

A line in the sand, the non-shot heard round the world

BundyIn case you’ve been living under a rock or freeze-dried and doing hard time—or only paying attention to corporate-state media—over the past few days: On Saturday, April 12, 2014, in Bunkerville, Nevada, the federal government (an assault force of the Bureau of Land Management (BLM)) surrendered to We the People as a consequence of the Cliven Bundy Ranch standoff. Later in the day, the feds announced a full retreat as a band of citizens stood against them in protest of federally-engineered cattle theft and an armed siege of a (legally presumed) innocent rancher. Continue reading