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DHS to Border Patrol: Run Away

JB12345 Wrote: Jul 02, 2012 10:41 AM
WE have let Lawyers turn us into bleeting sheep! Political correctness has run amuck in this country and turned us into a bunch of whining, sniveling, Oprah-watching, non-responsible idiots that think we should all get a Soccer trophy! BTW, show me a country where soccer is the #1 sport and I will show you a country that hasn't won a war in the past 100 years! Lawyers have made sure that we cannot win wars, that we cannot defend ourselves, and that we cannot become a world superpower. Telling BORTAC agents to run away after spending millions of tax dollars on training for marksmanship and tactics is blatant evidence that the people making the decisions have never carried a weapon or stood their ground!

"Run away." That's the advice the Department of Homeland Security is giving to Border Patrol Agents should they encounter an armed gunman in their work place.

It's one thing to tell civilian employees to cower under a desk if a gunman starts spraying fire in a confined area, say members of Tucson Local 2544/National Border Patrol Council, but to give armed law enforcement professionals the same advice is downright insulting. The instructions from DHS come in the form of pamphlets and a mandatory computer tutorial.

“We are now taught in an ‘Active Shooter’...