Great idea. As long as the organizers can keep control and don't let the crazies start waving guns around.
This is an excellent opportunity. But the national press will be watching, and if any of our people even shake a fist in the air, they'll blow it out of proportion.
History fails to record a single precedent in which nations subject to moral decay have not passed into political and economic decline. There has been either a spiritual awakening to overcome the moral lapse, or a progressive deterioration leading to ultimate national disaster.
If you think a strong military is expensive, think about what a weak one would cost