Re: The Weavers (Was: Re: genocide)

Anton Sherwood (
Tue, 16 Sep 1997 22:35:00 -0700

Arjen Kamphuis writes
: I just found the video "Ruby Ridge" in the store and watched it (After
: checking my laptop I understood where I'd seen the name 'Weaver' before).
: Even though I cannot confirm the accuracy of the movie I'm beginning to
: understand why so many people on this list distrust the governement the way
: they do. I still do not agree but your point is much clearer to me now.

If that's the one starring Randy Quaid (er, I think it was Randy Quaid)
I didn't watch the beginning, because I was sure it would paint the
Weavers as devils and the Feds as the thin line of heroes standing
against barbarism. I happened to come into the room to see the last
hour, and was amazed at how balanced it was. Crackpots are human too.

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