Watermelon Justice?

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The watermelon army. Name given to army put together by G. Washington to fight whiskey tax rebels (1794). This the first state vs fed confrontation. Thomas Jefferson resigned as Sec of State over the matter because he sided with the states who were opposed to such fed power.

See also Herman Husband.

Trying to figure out what motivates the hate (of govt) and seems to only facilitate the chaos.