Randy Kennedy, the chief of the Hughes Springs Police Department (in Texas), is the latest in a string of police chiefs across the nation urging citizens to arm themselves following the recent mass shootings in Colorado Springs and San Bernardino.
In this brief clip, Kennedy warns President Obama that trying to take away American’s guns will “cause a revolution,” adding that the 2nd Amendment is “there to protect us against a government that has over-reached its power,” exclaiming “you are not our potentate, sir. You are our servant.”
As AP reports,Kennedy said his call to arms was the result of his disappointment with Obama’s Oval Office speech Sunday in which the president vowed the U.S. will overcome a new phase of the terror threat that seeks to “poison the minds” of people here and around the world. The police chief told The Associated Press on Wednesday that he’s not asking residents to turn into vigilantes or “become super action heroes.”
He warned people in his town to prepare themselves: “Be ready when the wolf comes to the door, because it’s on its way.” Continue reading »