I never heard about this. It is true. It is very saddening that such circumstances existed and forced the hand of good men.
Our Founding Fathers had the wisdom to put the 2nd Amendment in the Constitution simply because they realized that, some day, American Citizens would need to protect themselves from a corrupt, tyrannical government.
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The Battle of Athens was an armed rebellion led by WWII veterans and citizens in Athens and Etowah, Tennessee, United States, against the tyrannical local government in August 1946.
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- We The People: The GIs came home to find that a political machine had taken over their Tennessee county. What they did about it astounded the nation: The Battle of Athens
- Wikipedia: Battle of Athens (1946)