A Nevada cattle rancher appears to have won his week-long battle with the federal government over a controversial cattle roundup that had led to the arrest of several protesters.
Cliven Bundy went head to head with the Bureau of Land Management over the removal of hundreds of his cattle from federal land, where the government said they were grazing illegally.
I wouldn’t declare victory just yet. The jackboots will back off, temporarily cheated of their prey, and they will wait until they think the harsh glare of unfavorable publicity has died down. Then they’ll be back to try again.
The feds are never defeated in their rapacious quest to strip the American peasant to his very bones.