Skip to comments.Gun March Organizer Now Calling for Citywide Civil Disobedience
Posted on 05/10/2013 5:48:05 PM PDT by 2ndDivisionVet
The July 4 armed march on Washington just got a little more interesting. A day after telling City Desk that he would still try to enter Washington with a loaded gun, rally organizer Adam Kokesh changed tactics. Now, he wants citywide civil disobedience over whatever law participants consider unconstitutional.
"This is now a call for mass civil disobedience on July 4th anywhere in Washington, DC," Kokesh writes on his march's Facebook event page. "Break whatever unconstitutional law you choose."
Kokesh declined to comment on the move, promising a full announcement next year. But the shift to a citywide strategy seems to be a response to D.C. police chief Cathy Lanier making it clear that marchers would be stopped at the bridge. Instead, Kokesh promises, "we will shut them down by overwhelming them."
Meanwhile, another group of libertarians has promised to march downtown the day before Kokesh's rally with toy guns.....
(Excerpt) Read more at washingtoncitypaper.com ...
A bad idea. From any aspect.
A false flag op for sure. Look for anarchist/occupier
types to create a riot.
He’s aligned with Occupy and Code Pink, IIRC.
This ain’t goin anywhere but jail!
Adam Koresh blinked. Silly liberal. Does he think Anacostia will riot for a white boy?
Not good. I hope he’s the only one there. Sadly, there’s sheep everywhere. But this is a dumb, stupid thing to do.
This guy is the liberal d-bag poser who says he’s a conservative, yes?
Supposedly he already had about 2,000 fools signed-up for this.
This is not the way to go, this tactic will harm the pro 2nd amendment.
Anyone following this Fake is truly a Useful Idiot.
This is not the way to go, this tactic will harm the pro 2nd amendment.
That’s the whole idea.
Which is exactly why these Leftist peacecreeps are doing it! They want to give Mr. Obama an excuse to crack down or declare martial law!
I want to know what the trick is to get national attention like this for something that actually helps our country.
there are goodreasons to march on your own capitol with weapons, and there are bad reasons to mnarch on your own capitol with weapons.
i believe this is a bad reason. given the guy’s history you’d be nuts to follow him.
FO Adam Koresh ...
Here is a video of him promoted by the New Hampshire libertarians.
Some interruptions but not many as it is a radio interview.
Your name ain't Fred Ziffle.
This clown is a demoKaRATZ operative. A SOVIET STYLE Agent Provocateur. He has a track record of RATZ activism.
Hope he does go to DC. Hope he gets shot down.
Adam Kokesh is a commie kook who masquerades as a Republican and lies about his military service to get elected.
This is a blatant provocation. I hope some cop busts this commie’s head.
Amen. These are evil tactics that only work for evil causes.
We must rethink our personal, political, moral and religious views with respect to how to specifically redress our collective grievances. (I don’t mean changing our values, just giving careful consideration to how to act in response to the evil of the day we live in.)
If armed conflict is inevitable, it will also be the last resort, and also must be implemented with a well-reasoned and well-thought-out plan to achieve specific goals.
We do not need to become part of random acts of protest and / or violence.
July 4 is a fairly stupid day to call for anything in DC. The Mall is absolutely mobbed all day and well into the night with all the entertainment and holiday festivities. Too many yuppies and family types around to get away with much mischief.
Or created the conditions for a revolt.
I predict this will fizzle out.
Quite likely. On the flip side, if we continue to talk and never take any substantive action, we never end up exposing the Left for the murderous and tyrannical entity it is. The Left acts contrary to the law in any way it deems appropriate and we continue to "respect the law" even when it runs contrary to Freedom. What is the tipping point that gets our side mobilized?
Well, never. You have to respect the law, regardless of its impact on freedom. If you don't and instead call for civil disobedience, you're an "agent provacateur." But if you don't call for civil disobedience, you're a tool of the leftist tyrants. But if you do, you're a rabble rouser trying to make our side look bad. But if you don't, then you're perfectly happy to be ruled by the new slavemasters. But if you do, then you're trying to lure freedom-lovers into a trap. But if you don't, blah blah blah ad infinitum.
Exactly! Thanks for reinforcing my own thoughts - we're screwed.
Yes,he is aligned with Occupy and Code Pink! And also with Ron and Rand Paul! When I was on Capitol Hill, I saw and heard Congressman Ron Paul yell to the Code Ping bunch, “I am with you!”. Paul was sure to let Susie Benjamin know that he was with her as she and her group of four were led away by Capitol Police for not having a permit to be there!
Read below, the truth about Adam “Kookesh” from a friend of mine who knows him well:
Adam “Kook”esh doesn't know what he wants to be when he grows up.
He went from the Marine Corps (and let's just say they asked him to leave), to Anti-War Activist & Organizer of the Iraq Veterans Against The War running with radical groups such as Code Pink, SDS, World Can't Wait and Answer. When their anti-war movement failed miserably due to enormous opposition by great Patriot groups such as The Gathering of Eagles, Free Republic, The Band of Mothers and Move America Forward, Adam decided to don a suit and run as a Republican for Congress in New Mexico. After his failed attempt to be the new Republican Congressman from New Mexico,, he decided he would become a TV star for Russian TV! He was Adam vs The Man until the Man Fired Adam when he tried collecting money bombs For Ron Paul on his show!
He then went onto become a Disgruntled Paul fan and in his long and desperate quest for attention, he finally settled on dancing at the Jefferson Memorial where he and Suze Benjamin arranged to be arrested! And They Were!
Well lookie here, Now Adam the Kook's plan is to advocate for civil disobedience walking with loaded guns from Virginia over the bridge in to DC! You see, it's been awhile since he was body slammed by the Park Police, so Adam needs some attention!
If only Adam's mother had given this punk more attention as a child!!!
Hope Suzi Benjamin and the Pinkos are with him and I bet you can guess what I'm thinking, guns loaded and all! Gee, I hope they don't shoot each other!
Adam Kokesh is a punk, who I met in 2007. He told me then My Son, who was serving his second deployment, was a terrorists and that I was the mother of a terrorist! I told him if I could I would tear his Marine Corps jacket off of him because he is a disgrace to the corps and he is NEVER FAITHFUL!
Here's a good write-up by Michelle Malkin, she was at our rallies to stand against the crazies back then!
Too bad, when the Park Police arrest these nuts, they can't lock them up for a good week in a cold room and feed them MREs!
This will be another freak show!
The Band of Mothers
Just sharing, and hope all is going great with you! I meant to ping you to my post #30. :)
He is setting up to give the 2nd Amendment folks a black eye because that is how the press will identify him.
Civil disobedience can be done in a way which shows respect for the Law, as an abstract, while disagreeing with a specific statute. If one breaks the law to protest it, one must be prepared to accept the consequences, e.g. arrest and incarceration.
“What is the tipping point that gets our side mobilized?”
Judging by the increase in gun and ammo sales in the last year, the tipping has started. Look for the organization of State Militias in conservative states, and or county militias/sheriffs’ posses in conservative areas of liberal states. The resolutions in some states to not allow enforcement of certain federal laws or regulations, and to enforce laws which the federal government refuses to, are another sign.
“Too bad, when the Park Police arrest these nuts, they can’t lock them up for a good week in a cold room and feed them MREs!”
ParcMan is not just cute rangerettes and well scrubbed rangers giving “interpretive tours”. The ranks of ParcPersons includes the usual ‘roid enhanced Pithecan Parasites - those are the Armed & Rangerous. Should the Armed & Rangerous arrest those wanna-be demonstrators, they might well be walked up the Washington Monument for a look at DC.
‘Twould be a pity if they fell down the whole flight of steps. Worse yet with a 200+ Trough Feeder doing a bob sled imitation.
It isstill a trap, don’t fall into it.
Sounds like that...
The picture you painted for me gave me a smile. :)
No doubt, but here’s hoping the group of nuts he manages to gather come to decide it might not be a fun time!!!
I wonder how many of those 2000 will show up in badly-fitting suits and dark sunglasses? LOL
If Ron Paul and Adam Kokesh are aligned with Code Pink and International ANSWER then they are either useful idiots or communists, because those are communist front organizations.
You nailed it!
The S has a high probability of HTF in the next year or so, but it will not begin via pointless, leftist led “protest marches” in the USA.
TEA Party Conservative Patriots don’t operate like that...
It would not surprise me at all.
More from my friend who knows Adam Kokesh well:
The email below is from Mary, she knows Adam Kokesh as many of us do. Please read what she wrote and alert folks you know to steer clear of this march on July 4th in DC. This is NOT an event in support of the 2nd Amendment, it is, rather, an event to defy the law and engage in civil disobedience, which is what IVAW, Code Pink do and the radical left do!
I believe he is setting a trap for those stupid enough to think that marching on DC with guns is a good thing to do.
He is advocating for guns to be confiscated by setting up this event making it look like gun nuts want to start a revolution.
He is a tool of the left period and is a chameleon just like obama et. al