On May 21st I published a post entitled “Risking Their Live To Protect Us All.” In that post I stated that,
I believe that current increased negative rhetoric about government and government employees at all levels contributes to this attitude of non-compliance and fighting back.
A May 26th Los Angeles Times article by Meade Gruver entitled “Group Says Anti-Government Feelings May Fuel Attacks, Threats Against National Park Rangers” supports the premise I proposed in my post. The article points to an increase in assaults on National Park Rangers since 2006.
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