July 26, 2012
Are you subversive?
The Department of Homeland Security continues, apparently, to regard conservatives as potentially enemies, as evidenced by a document entitled "Hot Spots of Terrorism and Other Crimes in the United States 1970-2008". In this report on pages 11-12, the following 'characteristics' of potential enemies are listed: Americans who are fiercely nationalist Anti-global Suspicious of centralized federal authority Reverent of INDIVIDUAL liberty (especially gun ownership) Have a belief in "conspiracy theories that involve grave threats to national sovereignty and/or personal liberty and a belief that one's personal and/or national way of life is under attack." A Justice Department manual entitled "Investigating Terrorism and Criminal Extremism" list "Constitutionalists" with Al Qaeda, Hezbollah, and Hamas as potential terrorist threats: Returning veterans have also been listed as potential terrorists. A Phoenix FBI office urged citizens and law enforcement to call the Joint...(Read Full Post)