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A Nevada rancher appears to have backed down after threatening to open up a “range war” with the federal government -- but a horde of 'Patriots' is massing to defend him.
The anti-federal government zealots and militias have found a hero in Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy, who now says he wants the fight to continue to disarm all federal bureaucrats.
Ron Paul warns the militia members, Oathers and other far right extremists that the Feds might be back with Waco-like vengeance against the Bundys.
Sean Hannity is determined to provoke a violent standoff between militia groups and law enforcement.
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Two Fox News legal analysts told Bill O'Reilly they supported the federal government's position over Cliven Bundy in the Nevada Rancher conflict. "On the law, he loses."
The antigovernment “Patriots” and heavily armed militia members backing Cliven Bundy in his “range war” with the Bureau of Land Management were thrilled by the apparent confusion and retreat by federal agents at the scene of the roundup. At least momentarily, they smell victory.
Chris Hayes allows another right-wing nut to filibuster a segment, and legitimizes them by giving them air time.
Heather on Fri, 04/18/2014 - 9:34pm
David Brooks downplays the antigovernment 'Patriot' movement protesting at Nevada ranch.
Heather on Sun, 04/20/2014 - 7:50am
Cliven Bundy's anti-government act has inspired a counter-event from one of the guys involved in Burning Man (who are known as burners). Welcome to Bundy Fest!