The Patriots is a mysterious group of people, who were former members of the United States government. They serve as the main antagonists in Season 2 of Revolution. However, in Season 2 finale, President Jack Davis was arrested for being a war criminal and Texas goes to war against the Patriots.
After the Blackout, many of them retreated to the United StatesUnited States Colony Colony in Guantanamo Bay. The Patriots sent Randall Flynn to get into the Tower and use the tech there to launch Nuclear bombs against Atlanta and Philadelphia so they could take over the east coast much easier. After the bombs were dropped, they returned to the former United States and then taking over the East Coast, starting a cruel dictatorship. The Patriots took control of the East Coast and are planning to take over the entire continent. However, in the Season 2 finale, President Jack Davis was arrested for his war crimes, and Texas declares war on the Patriots, after discovering the truth. In the Revolution comic series, the Patriots are all wiped out by Texas.
Soldiers loyal to the Patriots wear olive green uniforms with the flag of the United States on the left shoulder. They are mainly armed with M4 carbines and M9 pistols. It is unknown how large their forces currently are, but their numbers appear to be in the low hundreds.
They also make use of old sailing ships, which they used to leave Guantanamo Bay and land at the former U.S.
Interestingly, some of their important communications are written in Arabic.