There is an old precept: “Those who will not assert their rights, have none.”
On the other side, those who attempt to take our rights are resourceful, well-funded, and patient—and they may have the power of the ‘system’ on their side. However, there are effective ways to protect rights from being adversed by abusive, corrupt and dishonest people; but let's be clear, protecting rights requires action by citizens with knowledge and motivation, finally realizingour only goal isto put in jeopardy the comfort of an elected officials seat.
George Washington stated, “Truth will ultimately prevail where there is pains taken to bring it to light.” In 1786, Dr. Benjamin Rush stated, “Freedom can exist only in the society of knowledge. Without learning, men are incapable of knowing their rights, and where learning is confined to a few people, liberty can be neither equal nor universal.”
Interestingly here in Wyoming there are many that know little of Real ID or the coming Patriot Act renewal, in the case of Wyoming 10A it was posted here as a first step to inform and that's it, not for a discussion of strategy for that would be careless in a public forum.
Forgive me if I seem brash but I do not have enough time to educate on an individual basis and quite frankly I am sick of the nay-sayers and individuals that hijack the thread only to become part of the problem.
The world if full of individuals that want to fight without purpose and without regard to the cause, we need to put these ways behind us if we are to truly achieve our objectives.