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Sierra Foothills Tea Party talks gun control

Citizens in action Tea party

DOUG HUFFMAN, of Sierra School of Survival, speaks to the Sierra Foothills Tea Party on Thursday, Jan. 17. Photo by Jason Bross

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January 21, 2013 | 3 Comments

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  • Roberta SimonsJanuary 21, 2013 - 7:04 am

    Pssst- somebody tell these rubes that there is no Tea party anymore. They were laughed out of existence in the last election.

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  • EvelynJanuary 21, 2013 - 8:21 am

    Roberta Simons, perhaps in school you knew of Thomas Jefferson's belief that an educated citizenry is a vital requisite for our survival as a free people. That fundamental need transcends electoral politics. It matters not in what group you achieve that end; it matters only that you do.

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  • EvelynJanuary 21, 2013 - 8:28 am

    "In Mexico, self-defense squads battle violence" - HERE - AYUTLA, Mexico (AP) — The young man at the roadside checkpoint wept softly behind the red bandanna that masked his face. At his side was a relic revolver, and his feet were shod in the muddy, broken boots of a farmer. Haltingly, he told how his cousin's body was found in a mass grave with about 40 other victims of a drug gang. Apparently, the cousin had caught a ride with an off-duty soldier and when gunmen stopped the vehicle, they killed everyone in the car.

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