In a shockingly deranged speech at his Georgia rally, embattled Republican Congressman Matt Gaetz told the crowd that the 2nd Amendment protects their right to take up arms against the federal government. Gaetz has now moved into the arena of inciting violence, and he should be held liable for his comments. This isn’t a game, and we’ve already seen what these crazed conservatives do with even just a moderate push. Ring of Fire’s Farron Cousins discusses this.

Farron Cousins is the executive editor of The Trial Lawyer magazine and a contributing writer at He is the co-host / guest host for Ring of Fire Radio. His writings have appeared on Alternet, Truthout, and The Huffington Post. Farron received his bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of West Florida in 2005 and became a member of American MENSA in 2009. Follow him on Twitter @farronbalanced