Watch this and think about the power of knowledge. This very polite cop gets it, that this man definitely gets it. You cannot take refuge in power if you do not have knowledge of your own individual power.
The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not be violated, and no warrants shall issue, but upon probable cause, supported by oath or affirmation, and particularly describing the place to be searched, and the persons or things to be seized.
A well regulated militia, being necessary to the security of a free state, the right of the people to keep and bear arms, shall not be infringed.
Do we blame the policeman in this video, if he received a call from a “concerned citizen” as he says he did? The “concerned citizen” makes a call (a claim he cannot prove there and then) and he tells the “concerned citizen” that open-carry is legal in this city and he has no cause to stop the man and investigate. That’s the correct response. But then, imagine that the man goes on to commit a crime shortly after. It’s a dilemma for police. He politely hassled this man, and should not have but he covered his rear by doing so, got no where, and in doing so, the cop broke the law, or subverted it.
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