Waco: 25 Years Later

By: James Bovard

25 years ago this morning, FBI tanks were busy collapsing the home of the Branch Davidians atop their heads. FBI was also gassing the children, women, and men – leading to a conflagration that left 76 people dead. Waco shows that it is not an atrocity if the U.S. govt. does it – that federal aggression against Americans will often be ignored by the media – and that Congress cannot be trusted to expose federal outrages.

Read more from Jim Bovard at The Hill: Bitter lessons 25 years after Waco, Texas, siege

 

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