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The Continual Erosion of our Liberties, Each Time in the Name of "Public Safety"?

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Thu, January 20 2011 at 16:36

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I could not have said it any better myself. The only thing I would add is that the reason why we continually tolerate our snakes being taken away is that: 1) we are not active enough as a community, and 2) many people are taught to feel guilty about the fact that they own things like venomous snakes and large constrictors when they shouldn't, and the truth is accidents are far and few. Especially with large constrictors. We as a community need to take some advice from the gay rights movement because if they were able to make it this far and pass something like gay marriage (which I don't agree with) then they must be doing something right as an interest group. It's pretty pathetic that we can't stop people from taking away our snakes because of trivial racist and personal biases against reptile owners. We need to be more militant and active, and US ARK needs to go on offense and start suing states that have these rediculous laws.
#1 Frank Bergman on 2011-02-12 16:20 (Reply)

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