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Monday, February 18, 2013

Why Does Government Want to Disarm You While Arming Itself?

In recent months we have seen proposed gun control legislation that seeks to do everything from banning certain types of weapons, limiting magazine sizes, to even taxing the bullets themselves.
Meanwhile, our government is literally buying bullets like they are going out of style.

The Department of Homeland Security is set to purchase a further 21.6 million rounds of ammunition to add to the 1.6 billion bullets it has already obtained over the course of the last 10 months alone
To put that in perspective, during the height of active battle operations in Iraq, US soldiers used 5.5 million rounds of ammunition a month. Extrapolating the figures, the DHS has purchased enough bullets over the last 10 months to wage a full scale war for almost 30 years.

This is not a conspiracy theory or even a pro-second amendment statement. I am simply posing a question that even the most ardent gun control supporter should be asking.
If your next door neighbor went to the local store and purchased 200 rounds of ammunition, many of you would be very concerned and want to know, “What on earth do they need that much firepower for, what are they planning to do?”

Well…your civilian government is stockpiling ammo at a faster rate than the military and at the same time seeking to restrict civilian access to firearms and even ammunition.
You might want to ask, Why, exactly, is the DHS stockpiling massive amounts of ammo?

This post cites and reprints information taken from the sources linked below.


  1. Thank you Wayne. I am preparing a blog post on this subject for Middletown Insider and your information will give me additional ammo (LOL!). Heroic broadcaster Mark Levin is all over this too. He says it's not about an insurrection but preparations for a possible collapse of the economy.

  2. Hello Wayne - great piece - we re-posted and credited back to your blog if you don't mind- definitely a message many need to hear!