It doesn’t matter where you look: the 24-hour news networks, conversations in public places, your Facebook and Twitter feeds… you can’t escape the feeling anymore. There is an undeniable split within our country – and as it deepens, the collapse of America as we know it gets closer and closer.
We’re talking about law and order versus chaos. Crime and punishment versus anarchy. While we speed toward yet another monumental election in our country, we continue to see law enforcement come under attack while we relax our stance on crime and those committing it.
Calls to disarm entire police forces. Calls to close down America’s prisons. Calls to reduce and even eliminate law enforcement altogether, even as violent crime in our country skyrockets.
This is the tale of two Americas… and the future we hope we never have to experience.
Have you ever heard of something called the Cloward-Piven strategy? It’s not exactly something the mainstream media talks about… but it’s something you need to be aware of, because it’s exactly what we’re facing in America today.
American sociologists and political activists Richard Cloward and Frances Fox Piven created the political strategy in 1966. The idea behind it is to overload the U.S. public welfare system to create a crisis that would lead to a replacement of the welfare system with a socialist system of “a guaranteed annual income and thus an end to poverty”.
If that doesn’t describe what we’re seeing from Democrats who are running for POTUS right now, we don’t know what does. But it’s a much bigger threat than you might realize. That’s because it’s so incredibly pervasive. It’s poisoning the very roots of America.
And it calls to mind the words of Jefferson:
“The tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrants. It is it’s natural manure.”
We are seeing groups here in America demanding open borders. Demanding the decriminalization of crossing the border without going through the legal process.
At the same time, across our country, we are seeing the criminalization of law enforcement. It’s gotten so bad in states like California and Connecticut that we’re seeing the crash and burn of morale in law enforcement.
We’re seeing agencies desperate for officers, because as more and more retire (or count down the minutes to retirement), we see a deficit in the number of incoming recruits. After all, why would you want to live a life of service when you’re just going to be attacked for it?
We see political activists masquerading as police chiefs. We see them working hand-in-hand with liberal politicians to not only attack the rights of law-abiding citizens, but also to destroy the morale of their own departments. We watch as they flat out disrespect the oath of office they took and put officers in no-win situations.
There is a roadmap for how to divide our country and usher in a new age of lawlessness.
And it starts with turning everyone against the police.
Enforce this, not that
Every week we hear about a new city enacting ‘sanctuary status’, completely barring members of local law enforcement from upholding the law and working alongside ICE officials. A deputy was literally suspended in Fairfax County last month for transporting a wanted criminal to an immigration detention center.
When did we get to decide what laws are okay to break and what aren’t? And taking that a step further, when did we decide that we got to punish the very people who swore to uphold that law for actually enforcing it?
No wonder departments are hemorrhaging cops without a list of recruits waiting to step in to take their place.
It’s a slap in the face to Americans and it’s a dereliction of duty. It’s also a clear and intentional move to create a divide between local, state and federal law enforcement. Now you have officers and their administration fighting over what course of action they should be taking.
Divide the protectors… conquer a society.
Turn supporters against cops
So now we’ve told cops which laws are okay to enforce… and which aren’t. So what happens when we get to unconstitutional policies like Red Flag laws, which remove protection and constitutional rights from those that might be considered a danger to themselves or others?
These laws, which deny citizens of their right to due process, are already starting to make their mark across the country. And no one is immune. A sheriff was even ordered to surrender his weapons after his estranged wife filed for divorce last week.
These kinds of laws divide the country further, with people who normally support law enforcement now seeing them as the bad guys — the ones who are coming to take their rights away.
Now police are the bad guys, even though they’re just doing what we’ve told them to do.
Take away their protection
Everywhere you turn lately, you hear calls to disarm police. Whether it’s a college campus like the University of Minnesota demanding that the administration strip officers of their weapons or a liberal city demonizing police officers, it’s a very real threat.
Burlington is trying to take away their departments’ service weapons, because according to a local leader, police only need guns in very few situations, like the recent “mass shootings in Dayton and El Paso and such.”
New laws and societal pressures are making cops afraid to be cops. They put on the uniform and instantly become a target. But let’s take away their protection, right? And the protection of every unarmed citizen.
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Even worse, let’s make officers afraid to use their weapon — especially if they really need it. California’s newest laws for when police can use deadly force have become the strictest rules in the nation. And because we let people who have never been in those types of situations play Monday morning quarterback and decide whether the force was justified or not, cops are afraid to protect themselves.
Who wants to be hated throughout the nation because of a false narrative put out on Twitter from anti-police activists? Who wants to be the next ‘evil’ and ‘racist’ cop who pulled the trigger — no matter the reality of the actual situation?
It gets worse. Now we’re letting anti-police activists decide the fate of officers who are accused of misconduct.
Heard of the Police Accountability Board Alliance? It’s the newest thing from Rochester, New York, and allows a group of civilians to be put in charge of whether and officer faces punishment for a complaint. And we all know anti-police activists would jump at the opportunity to get on the board and dish out some punishment.
The changes come in little bits… through Facebook rants, through political campaigns, through the news that everyone reads and watches on a daily basis.
Take away the power of the badge a little bit at a time…
Encourage disrespect against police like the water bucket attacks in New York City. Then don’t go after the criminals who attack them.
When officers arrest criminals, let them back out on the street within hours because a judge determined that the violent suspect with a lengthy criminal history isn’t actually a threat. Then threaten law enforcement officers that if they do their job, they’ll be investigated. That if they have to fight for their lives, they’ll end up being charged. Remove both their desire and their ability to police.
By some estimates, one million people will make entry into America this year through illegal means.
There are fewer than 850,000 law enforcement officers in America.
Do the math.
We’re letting criminals create havoc in society, but instead of properly handling the issue or actually cracking down on crime, we’re telling Americans that the real problem is guns owned by law abiding citizens. Then we pass legislation to take away their rights.
Burlington, Vermont – the same town that demanded police be disarmed – just passed a resolution that allows non-citizens to vote in elections.
“The right to vote is more important now than ever before,” said Burlington Councilman Adam Roof. “All residents have the right, in my eyes, to participate in the local democratic process, and the highest level of participation in that process is being able to cast your vote.”
Would it be normal for someone to move to another country, using non-legal means to take up residence, and then vote in their elections?
No. It wouldn’t. Let’s stop pretending it’s all well and good.
Change what’s considered the ‘norm’
Hollywood. The news media. Things that used to provide information and entertainment are now an endless feed of politics and pushes for social justice.
You can’t watch a movie or even a football game without being told what to think. You can’t escape reality for even a moment.
Social media activists publicly crucify cops with fake narratives, using emotion to push their campaigns forward instead of facts.
Political parties aren’t supposed to be a spectacle for the masses. Leaders aren’t celebrities — they’re elected to work for us and get the things done that we want a society. But lately they’ve become the next reality TV stars, forcing socialist and communist policies into our homes and our education system.
Messages in school and online tell our children what’s right and wrong instead of parents. Televisions and social media reverse the roles of good and evil, creating long-lasting impressions on our thoughts that can’t be undone.
We’ve taken God out of society, destroyed the family structure and are teaching everyone that the solution to your problems is in the form of pills, porn and the government.
We call convicted felons ‘justice-involved persons’ or ‘returning residents’ because it might hurt their feelings, yet we condemn cops without even seeing all the facts.
Use “social justice” to vilify patriotism
We’ve begun using social media to condemn anyone who says they love their country, mass reporting posts about views and opinions we may not agree with, all while barring active duty police officers from sticking up for themselves and speaking publicly.
Users post video clips that don’t show what led up to a confrontation with police – only the aftermath. Politicians can call every cop in our country a racist without penalty but an officer can’t even use the platform to defend themselves.
We have politicians like Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez raising money to get violent protesters sprung from jail. We put the cops into protests and then condemn them when they arrest someone who became violent.
We put active Antifa members in charge of teaching our youth and then wonder why they’re all so against law enforcement.
Facts are grossly misrepresented to be twisted into the narrative a group is trying to push. The media continues to say that police are unfairly targeting minorities in shootings when that very clearly is not the truth.
And anyone who speaks out against that in an effort to shed light on the real numbers is told that they’re hurting the cause and are clearly a racist, bigoted person who shouldn’t be allowed to talk.
Politicians that are running for president are calling to ban guns when the FBI’s report clearly shows that more people were killed with clubs, hammers and even feet than rifles in 2018.
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We’ve taken away our ability to think clearly and get a clear representation of how everyone else views an issue.
We’ve given the limelight to single individuals with a fringe opinion and then run with it.
We’ve demonized the very people that are on the street every day to protect us and keep us from harm, all while softening our stance on crime.
And soon we’ll have a very important decision to make. One that could make or break America as we know it. Do you know where you’ll stand when that time comes?
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