A stunning decision was just made. The military has been sent in and millions of people are stunned. No one expected this to happen so suddenly.
“Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers has authorized the deployment of 500 National Guard members to help local law enforcement prevent violence in the city of Kenosha ahead of an anticipated court decision about the shooting of Jacob Blake Jr. last year,” reported Breitbart News.
“Blake, then 29, was shot several times by police in Kenosha after he resisted arrest and escaped a Taser,” continued Breitbart. “Blake was allegedly reaching for a knife inside his car when he was shot.”
The incident sparked protests and, in some instances, even riots — which is why Gov. Evers has activated the National Guard in case there is an attempt to cause violence and destruction. It is the right call.
The very fact that Evers, a Democrat, decided he needed to activate 500 members of our military is telling. It flies in the face of the media narrative that has almost entirely ignored the riots that occurred over the summer.
Meanwhile, the same media is giving wall-to-wall coverage of the riots that happened this week at the U.S. Capitol. This terrible incident should also be condemned, but we all know why the media is being selective.
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