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http://tpmdc.talkingpointsmemo.com/2013/05/armed-rebellion-poll.php?m=1

This is one of those subjects directly related to Gun Control that rarely gets brought up here, though is frequently the talk to the town in RW circles. Now we have a poll bearing some of it out.

Three in 10 registered American voters believe an armed rebellion might be necessary in the next few years, according to the results of a staggering poll released Wednesday by Fairleigh Dickinson University’s PublicMind.

The survey, aimed at measuring public attitudes toward gun issues, found that 29 percent of Americans agree with the statement, “In the next few years, an armed revolution might be necessary in order to protect our liberties.” An additional five percent were unsure.

Eighteen percent of Democrats said an armed revolt “might be necessary,” as compared to 27 percent of independents and 44 percent of Republicans. Support levels were similar among males and females but higher among less educated voters.


18% of registered Democrats.

At what price is truly radical gun control to be bought? War with a third of the nation? What a wake up call this should be to the voices that scorn compromise.

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