Those wacky Progressives! Who knew they loved them some Militia boys and Sovereign Citizenship? Now, if only they could get around that whole “anti-gun” shtick?
Key quote, from a former Obama DoD official:
The fourth possibility is one that until recently I would have said was unthinkable in the United States of America: a military coup, or at least a refusal by military leaders to obey certain orders.
Buttercup doesn’t know how effective she was recreating the Tsar’s army though. So the Army’s out.
Only three of the 58 U.S. Army Brigade Combat Teams (BCTs) are capable of immediately joining the fight in the event of a major conflict, Gen. Daniel Allyn, vice chief of staff of the Army, told lawmakers. [emphasis added by author]
And the folks who join the military these days aren’t necessarily up on Eisenstein’s “Battleship Potemkin.”