“Both Sides” is a Misnomer

There’s no longer a “both sides.” There is the United States, a democratic republic, and a bunch of half-baked domestic terrorists who wanted to kill our lawmakers, did kill a police officer, and would have laid waste to our Capitol and claimed our country for the fascist.

I’m sick of hearing about “both sides,” because there is nothing relatively comparable about law abiding citizens guided by a Constitution and a Rule of Law and a bunch of riled up outlaws with no respect for our country or the concept of democracy.

Finally maybe the FBI will arrest and convict enough that if these people can’t be taught right versus wrong, they will at least fear the long, long arm of the law.

Looks like they’re going to have to be shown. Experiences obviously impart no wisdom for them.

The United States isn’t going to tolerate attempted coups and attempts to terrorize her leaders. It just isn’t. This country is not made like that. President Biden is not going to be patient with terrorists who attack the US — even if they are domestic terrorists.

Former print journalist, former mayor, retired law enforcement officer. Writing about politics and government along with random personal essays.

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