Portland, Oregon — a city besieged by more than three months of deadly and damaging riots — has given leftist demonstrators impunity to set fires and destroy property in order to achieve their political goals.
Given the city’s geographic location in the country and its very, very liberal application of laws, it wouldn’t be a stretch to describe the city as the “wild west.”
In a consequence-free environment, you’d expect nothing less.
Oregon’s largest city might end up as a case study in the decades to come with regard to what can happen when you allow anarchy to foment in an otherwise peaceful region.
That’s a discussion for a later date.
While Portland’s elected officials have allowed mobs to roam