In the news we often see how the government is using scare tactics against its own citizens. You know the end of a great nation is coming when the government starts attacking its own citizens. We saw how the FBI has created "terrorists" groups in our own country and charge them with crimes and sometimes the people, if they're lucky, are acquitted. (See stories found in LewRockwell.com and http://freedominourtime.blogspot.com/).
The latest of these incidents was the witch hunt on anti-war protesters.