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Wednesday, April 15, 2009

Rednecks, Rednecks With Guns, Conservatives and Violent Extremist

AAPP says: Well, well, no one needs to wonder any more if Post-Racialism Marching On in America?

Black bloggers and this Pundit who have been warning that the recession and the election of President Obama are "fueling resurgence" of right-wing extremist groups that are seeking new recruits, especially returning veterans.

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Get this, the Department of Homeland Security is catching up with

Get this, as reporting by many news outlets, including USA Today, the intelligence assessment
suggests that veterans make attractive recruits because of "combat skills and experience" that could boost the "violent capabilities" of radical right groups. Further, it says that any possible new restrictions on gun ownership, combined with vets' trouble reintegrating into their communities during a bad economy, "could lead to the potential emergence of terrorist groups or lone wolf extremists capable of carrying out violent attacks." More HERE

"The high volume of purchases and stockpiling of weapons and ammunition by right-wing extremists in anticipation of restrictions and bans in some parts of the country continue to be a primary concern to law enforcement," the report states.

But DHS "has no specific information that domestic right-wing terrorists are currently planning acts of violence," spokeswoman Sara Kuban told Fox News. The assessment was issued last week to law enforcement. A similar assessment on left-wing groups was issued earlier in the year.

AAPP says: Welcome to America!

The report has lit up the the right wing blogosphere. Right-wing bloggers are calling the report a "hit job on conservatives." Others, as reported by USA Today denounce it as "execrable" and "a blatant propaganda effort designed to characterize conservatives as racist, anti-American, dangerous extremists".

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