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May 10 ride may be much bigger than anticipated ( BLM : Utah )
San Juan Record ^ | Apr 23, 2014

Posted on 04/27/2014 9:03:26 PM PDT by george76

What was initially conceived as a ride involving a handful of Blanding residents in Recapture Canyon could grow into a massive statement against the federal government.

San Juan County Commissioner Phil Lyman has called for the May 10 ATV ride on public land in the canyon, located just east of Blanding city limits.

Lyman said he has lost patience with the federal Bureau of Land Management (BLM), which “temporarily” closed the area to vehicular traffic in 2007 and has yet to reopen it.

Lyman said the ride is to make a statement regarding local jurisdiction.

However, because of the timing of another protest against BLM action in Nevada, the ride may attract significantly more people and interest than originally conceived.

Lyman said the idea for the ride originated from a February town hall meeting in Blanding. After the ride was planned, but before it could be announced, concern about federal government intrusion into public lands was enflamed by an altercation involving rancher Cliven Bundy in Nevada.

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With another public land protest scheduled in Blanding several weeks after the Bundy altercation, local officials are not sure what the response will be.

Lyman reports that one large ATV organization suggested that they could invite all 15,000 of their members to converge on Blanding for the ride.

“Most of the people that are interested in this are older, retired people who feel that enough is enough,” said Lyman. “Initially, this is a protest of the people of Blanding who are fed up, but it appears to be growing.”

Vehical access to the area was closed in 2007 by the local BLM office by a “Supervisor’s Discretionary Closure Action”.

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TOPICS: Activism/Chapters; Extended News; Government; News/Current Events; Politics/Elections; US: Utah
KEYWORDS: agenda21; blm; bundy; govtabuse; greenagenda; protest; publiclands; recapture; recapturecanyon; rewilding; ruralcleansing; sagebrush; sagebrushrebellion; statesrights; un21; unagenda21; waynehage; waynehagejr; waynehagesr

1 posted on 04/27/2014 9:03:26 PM PDT by george76
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To: george76

This is a good idea. Bring on the “civil disobedience!” Everywhere! Make the BLM function like a bunch of cats covering $h!t trying to “protect their property.”


2 posted on 04/27/2014 9:19:18 PM PDT by vette6387
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To: george76
What a great idea! If I didn't live 3,000 miles across the ocean and several hundred miles across land, I'd be there with my UTV also. It's time Obama see what 60+ yo "activists" thinks about his community organizing. It's payback time. We want our America back and we want it NOW!!!
3 posted on 04/27/2014 9:25:29 PM PDT by Dapper 26
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To: george76

4 posted on 04/27/2014 9:27:51 PM PDT by Vince Ferrer
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To: glock rocks

ping


5 posted on 04/27/2014 9:48:32 PM PDT by B4Ranch (Name your illness, do a Google & YouTube search with "hydrogen peroxide". Do it and be surprised.)
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To: george76

Heard a re-run of Roger Hedgecock today ...he thinks Bundy is wrong since the courts continually found against him and still Bundy refused to pay for grazing.

But there is a larger issue here, the left-wing judges continually overriding the people’s votes, the overbearing government and it’s bureaucrats who abuse we the citizens, the recent sequester crap in which we weren’t even supposed to look at Mt. Rushmore etc, the enrichment of those who make the laws, and their special favors to themselves at our expense.

I can’t help but favor someone who has essentially said I Will Not Comply....even if part of what he’s done is on shaky ground.


6 posted on 04/27/2014 9:58:42 PM PDT by Aria ( 2008 & 2012 weren't elections - they were coup d'etats.)
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To: Aria

Tell Roger Hedgecock we will listen when the IRS sends 200 armed troops to collect the $1.9 million from Al Shapton!


7 posted on 04/27/2014 10:02:34 PM PDT by Lockbox
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To: Lockbox

Yes, you have nailed the problem in one sentence.


8 posted on 04/27/2014 10:05:31 PM PDT by Aria ( 2008 & 2012 weren't elections - they were coup d'etats.)
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To: george76
 

  Bravo !

9 posted on 04/27/2014 10:13:03 PM PDT by tomkat (3% +1)
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To: Aria
Protests to government oppression are growing.
10 posted on 04/27/2014 10:21:01 PM PDT by Baynative (Got bulbs? Check my profile page.)
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To: Baynative; Lockbox

oops - wrong link. Oh well, I liked #7 too.


11 posted on 04/27/2014 10:22:28 PM PDT by Baynative (Got bulbs? Check my profile page.)
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To: Aria

This interview was conducted with Wayne Hage at the Pine Creek Ranch in Nevada. It sheds light on who is buying up the water rights in the western states, and how the BLM and Forest service use dirty tactics to take water rights and the land from lawful owners.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=es6mTN1uSh0&feature=player_embedded


12 posted on 04/27/2014 10:28:46 PM PDT by george76 (Ward Churchill : Fake Indian, Fake Scholarship, and Fake Art)
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To: Pride in the USA; Stillwaters

I’m marking May 10 on my calendar. I don’t want to miss the sight of a few thousand senior citizens riding their ATVs through Harry Reid’s backyard in an act of civil disobedience. Perfection.


13 posted on 04/27/2014 10:30:48 PM PDT by lonevoice (We can evade reality, but we cannot evade the consequences of evading reality)
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To: george76

Let it be huge. And even more huge.


14 posted on 04/27/2014 11:27:33 PM PDT by MarMema (Run Ted Run)
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To: Baynative
Several years ago, and at the request of the BLM, the county submitted a Title V application to assume responsibility for the area. The county would develop, maintain, police and supervise access to the area. The Title V application is challenged by a number of environmental organizations. County officials say that after several years of failed promises that the application would be processed, they have lost faith in the effort.

Lotsa work ahead to reclaim our land.

15 posted on 04/27/2014 11:30:35 PM PDT by MarMema (Run Ted Run)
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To: Aria
I can’t help but favor someone who has essentially said I Will Not Comply....even if part of what he’s done is on shaky ground.

AMEN! If patriots waited for a pure as the driven snow leadership, we'd all still be paying taxes to The Crown, even as we grumbled in our tea cups.

That also applies to present day elections.

16 posted on 04/28/2014 12:40:22 AM PDT by ApplegateRanch (Love me, love my guns!©)
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To: Aria

He is not on shakey ground. Over-Regulation and Over-Taxation and land grabbing without representation is not shakey ground my friend. A three letter brownshirt federal agency is not what I call good representation.


17 posted on 04/28/2014 1:52:12 AM PDT by rwoodward ("god, guns and more ammo")
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To: ApplegateRanch; Aria

>> AMEN! If patriots waited for a pure as the driven snow leadership, we’d all still be paying taxes to The Crown

bttt


18 posted on 04/28/2014 2:30:02 AM PDT by Gene Eric (Don't be a statist!)
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To: george76
“People may think we are jumping on the Bundy train,” said Lyman at an April 21 Commissioner work meeting, “but this was planned before the events in Nevada.”

Who cares what they think. Just RIDE!

19 posted on 04/28/2014 3:02:23 AM PDT by Enterprise ("Those who can make you believe absurdities can make you commit atrocities." Voltaire)
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To: george76
"This interview was conducted with Wayne Hage..."

No, it was Wayne Hage Jr. There is an extended interview, about 2 hours long, with Wayne Hage Sr on the internet. Required viewing for those wishing to know the story of Pine Creek Ranch.

By the way, after Wayne Hage's first wife died he met and married Helen Chenoweth, one of the first great conservative congresswomen.

What an awesome family.

20 posted on 04/28/2014 5:20:16 AM PDT by diogenes ghost
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To: ApplegateRanch
if patriots waited for a pure as the driven snow leadership....

Exactly. The protestor by nature is the person who takes risks, stretches the boundaries, questions things and doesn't always follow the handbook. The people who get us thinking are people like Bundy, who know the way things used to be and are willing to take risks to regain our freedoms. The bigger the risk is to the status-quo, the stronger the pushback is going to be.

We know that Bundy has struck a nerve and the powers that be are going to use every dirty trick they can think of stop a movement from happening.

21 posted on 04/28/2014 5:33:12 AM PDT by grania
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To: diogenes ghost

Correct that was Wayne Hage Jr.

Here is one with Wayne Hage senior.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wuuBFIptEmU&feature=player_embedded


22 posted on 04/28/2014 7:14:20 AM PDT by george76 (Ward Churchill : Fake Indian, Fake Scholarship, and Fake Art)
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To: george76
I didn't bother to listen to the interview you linked. The "narrator" stated Hage had "been hoodwinked" out of his ranch. Hage never lost his ranch, so I won't watch this guy's stuff.

However, if you Google "Wayne Hage interview", two vimeo links show up, which together comprise a nearly two hour interview, the last he gave before his death.

It really makes you grit your teeth, and marvel at the fortitude of the family. True grit, indeed.

23 posted on 04/28/2014 12:22:25 PM PDT by diogenes ghost
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To: Vince Ferrer

Was that picture from last October’s sequester where they blocked off the scenic overlooks?


24 posted on 05/11/2014 6:51:04 PM PDT by Vigilanteman (Obama: Fake black man. Fake Messiah. Fake American. How many fakes can you fit in one Zer0?)
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To: Vigilanteman

Yes


25 posted on 05/11/2014 8:28:44 PM PDT by Vince Ferrer
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and yet notwithstanding, go out to meet it."

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26 posted on 05/13/2014 8:51:46 AM PDT by trisham (Zen is not easy. It takes effort to attain nothingness. And then what do you have? Bupkis.)
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To: ApplegateRanch
.... even as we grumbled in our tea cups.

And by now, that tea stamp would be waaaaayyy over one shilling!

27 posted on 05/13/2014 5:01:48 PM PDT by lentulusgracchus
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To: Aria

They ran out the water contracts and prevented Bundy and all other cattle ranchers from making the business that was used to pay for the taxes. It is a political set up of ad hoc preferences for Reid’s business and a flagrant crony/racist violation of Civil Rights.

Besides those lands are to be taxed through the County, not the Feds... notwithstanding Lincoln’s war on the South with the express concern of the government of the South favoritizing crony plantations in the conquest of the West.


28 posted on 05/17/2014 4:11:50 AM PDT by lavaroise (A well regulated gun being necessary to the state, the rights of the militia shall not be infringed)
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To: Aria
Heard a re-run of Roger Hedgecock today ...he thinks Bundy is wrong since the courts continually found against him and still Bundy refused to pay for grazing.

The courts are infallible? No liberal corruption or activism? They don't make up laws from whole cloth, or rewrite portions to suit their agenda (John Roberts)?

When Hedgecock can honestly answer yes to those questions, I may consider his opinion on Bundy.

29 posted on 05/18/2014 7:33:04 AM PDT by ChildOfThe60s ((If you can remember the 60s.....you weren't really there)
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To: diogenes ghost
By the way, after Wayne Hage's first wife died he met and married Helen Chenoweth, one of the first great conservative congresswomen from IDAHO.

There, fixed it.

30 posted on 05/19/2014 12:00:32 PM PDT by Cuttnhorse
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To: Cuttnhorse
"....from Idaho." and "There, fixed it."

Nope...you roont it.

Even mentioning the Idaho connection implies that she was not one of the first great conservative congresswomen on the national stage, only that she was one of the first in Idaho.

If you really wanted to put the state in, and leave the national implication in, you would insert "from Idaho" after her name and before the descriptive.

31 posted on 05/19/2014 1:30:49 PM PDT by diogenes ghost
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To: diogenes ghost

Yawn


32 posted on 05/23/2014 9:28:56 AM PDT by Cuttnhorse
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