Reflection on the British Riots

This article is so good, you will want to read it all, but I’ve taken a few bits out of order for now. It starts:

If you want to see what a disarmed society looks like, look no further than England.

Thousands of angry, drunk, violent thugs running wild and stealing anything they can carry. Shopkeepers and homeowners crippled with fear, unable to defend their loved ones or their property. Innocent citizens forced to watch helplessly while their life’s dreams — everything they worked so hard to build and acquire — are carried out the door, or smashed to pieces, or burned to the ground.

Men, women and children forced to strip naked in the streets, while packs of criminals laugh and ridicule them before making off with their clothing.

The fact is, when British politicians stripped their citizens of their God-given right to self-defense, they robbed them of their freedom and their dignity.

Add in these bits:

It has been illegal to own a handgun in Britain for nearly 15 years. As a result, Britain’s violent crime rate has soared. In fact, Britain consistently clocks-in with the highest violent crime rate in all of Europe.

But….

Sales of baseball bats are up over 5,000% on Amazon.co.uk. … These are desperate homeowners and shopkeepers purchasing the best — and in reality, only self-defense tool that the British government will allow them to own… at least for now.

Read it to the end for some political thoughts…

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Here is an American perspective – it’s a 5 minute video, but thoroughly engrossing!

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