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View Poll Results: Gov't Police: Do they discourage average people from providing for their own defense?

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  • The existence of police highly discourages people to provide for their own defense.

    84 31.11%
  • The existence of police somewhat discourages people to provide for their own defense.

    85 31.48%
  • The existence of police neither encourages nor discourages people from providing their own defense.

    79 29.26%
  • The existence of police somewhat encourages people to provide for their own defense.

    7 2.59%
  • The existence of police highly encourages people to provide for their own defense.

    15 5.56%
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    Well I was going to go through and remove all the banter about illegal drugs as being off topic, but since the OP is the one that started it down that path I'll leave it alone.
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    It is a complicated issue, with no simple talking-point answers.

    "The existence of police neither encourages nor discourages people from providing their own defense."
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    Quote Originally Posted by stanislaskasava View Post
    I think most people abdicate their self-defense to some abstract, cloudy fantasy of government protection. Lazy denial, stemming from the ever-increasing party timing herd instinct, of recent generations especially. Uncle Sam is there to clean up afterwards, from welfare to health care to mortgage payments to stimulus checks.
    +1 The average majority of people feel that the more police, the safer they are.
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