Police claim that because he crushed all of their vehicles, they were unable to pursue Pion after he drove away in the tractor. Some of its newest vehicles were only four months old, according to cops.
The nation's attention turned to Oregon this week when a group calling itself Citizens for Constitutional Freedom seized control of part of a federal wildlife refuge.
What is the precedent for occupying public BLM land? It just so happens that there are hundreds of years of occupiers (i.e. settlers), who have staked their claim on BLM land who got, not jail, but instead, a land grant to start their homestead. Hmm.
Let me be clear: the situation in Oregon does NOT remotely compare to the events that took place at the Bundy Ranch in Nevada. In Nevada, the BLM was the aggressor--including a very real threat of violence against the Bundy family.
I believe you know that I respect you as a man of great, inspirational courage and conviction. And likewise for your brothers. It was your inspiring courage and conviction at your Bundy family ranch in Nevada that caused me, Oath Keepers as an org
I have been observing events with the Hammond case and the occupation of the wildlife complex in Malheur
One of the armed protesters occupying a federal wildlife refuge in rural Oregon said he would rather die defending the building than be arrested by the FBI.
James Corbett - (The Corbett Report) World News Update; Shadow Government; Predictions for 2016 - Stewart Rhodes (Founder and President of Oath Keepers) on the standoff at the Malheur Wildlife Reserve in Oregon
Get All Children Out of There Immediately
As the federal authorities gear up to confront the armed militia occupying an Oregon nature preserve, RT examines the simmering conflict between the ranchers and the federal government over public land use, which lies beneath the current crisis.
Caracas (AFP) - A tense struggle for control of Venezuela's legislature threatens to come to a head at a swearing-in ceremony Tuesday as opposition lawmakers defy government efforts to weaken their majority.
From Beruit to Tehran - Tensions Are Exploding Across the Middle East
Civil War may be near. If the arrogant, tone deaf federal gov't attempts an aggressive assault on the compound that results in bloodshed, it might very easily spark a nationwide armed revolt against government tyranny in response.
Armed protesters have taken over a building in a federal wildlife refuge in Oregon, accusing officials of unfairly punishing ranchers who refused to sell their land
All able body men and women come to Burns, Oregon on or before January 2nd. Come prepared and be willing to stand.
"When Justice and Development won by a landslide -- a result that Mr. Erdogan interpreted as the public's demand for stability -- many had hoped it would lead to the revival of peace talks."
Screw Uncle [Sam]. We are in the business of building cars that must be appealing to our customers. If that means the cars are not "compliant" with the government's endless laundry list of demands so be it. How long before others do something similar
In the dead of night after 2am this morning, Congressional leadership unveiled a more than 2,000 page 'omnibus' year-end funding bill which would, among other things: fully-fund the President's refugee expansion; fully-fund sanctuary cities; fu
Soros behind color revolutions and social unrest in Europe and America
SAN BERNARDINO (CBSLA.com) -- Fourteen people were confirmed killed and 17 more wounded in a mass shooting at a San Bernardino community social services building.
Madrid government appeals to Constitutional Court to stop "destruction" of Spanish nation, as regional police are ordered to report instances of sedition and rebellion
A confrontation between members of the media and student activists has sparked debate at the University of Missouri, a campus already embroiled in a controversy over race.
The revolters who battled the Ukrainian army in Maidan Square and toppled President Yanukovych did so while armed with little more than sticks, bats and sledgehammers.
The government of the Republic of the Congo has apparently cut access to the main internet service provider in the midst of widespread protests, according to an internet monitoring firm.
Big Brother isn't just watching you, he's also got a very high-tech rifle pointing at your head
The Ku Klux Klan, the NAACP, Black Lives Matter, Police Lives Matter, malicious vandalism and a call to kill police officers are all in the mix in Austin, Texas this month as pro and anti-police rallies are scheduled to be held in the Texas state cap
Malaysia will block websites attempting to spread information about a two-day rally due to be staged in three cities this weekend by a pro-democracy group demanding Prime Minister Najib Razak's resignation.
Joe David, a former California Highway Patrol officer, has made a considerable fortune by teaching police officers who to steal under the color of "law" through his "Desert Snow" consulting firm.
The Missouri chapter of the Oath Keepers are planning to hold an open carry march through downtown Ferguson, Mo., with fifty armed local African-American protesters with AR-15 rifles.
The Oath Keepers, an anti-government, conservative organization composed of former military personnel, police and first responders, showed up unannounced at the protest marking the one-year anniversary of the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown.