Today, in utter astonishment, I read these words.....
How would you feel if you received a letter from the U.S. Government informing you that because of a physical or mental condition that the government says you have it is proposing to rule that you are incompetent to handle your own financial affairs? Suppose that letter also stated that the government is going to appoint a stranger to handle your affairs for you at your expense? That would certainly be scary enough but it gets worse.
What if that letter also stated: “A determination of incompetency will prohibit you from purchasing, possessing, receiving, or transporting a firearm or ammunition. If you knowingly violate any of these prohibitions, you may be fined, imprisoned, or both pursuant to the Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act, Pub.L.No. 103-159, as implemented at 18, United States Code 924(a)(2).”?
That makes is sound like something right from a documentary on a tyrannical dictatorship somewhere in the world. Yet, as I write this I have a copy of such a letter right in front of me. It is being sent by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs to hundreds, perhaps thousands, of America’s heroes. In my capacity as Executive Director of the United States Justice Foundation (USJF) I have been contacted by some of these veterans and the stories I am getting are appalling. Read more.....
It would appear that our illustrious government is implementing "rules" that supersede the constitution. Our liberties, once chipped away bit by bit, are now being crushed in striking blows.
We are approaching the point of no return. If we continue to absorb each new infringement on our rights, hoping to appease an unethical tyrant, we will find ourselves little more than dogs, begging for scraps from the master's table.
Shots have been fired. Are you willing to stand? If not here, where? If not now, when?