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Message 1328829 - Posted: 18 Jan 2013, 21:43:04 UTC

I had to chuckle a little bit at this..

Just....wow

I'm a Libertarian, and I found this rather...well, just read and decide for yourself.
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Message 1328893 - Posted: 19 Jan 2013, 0:59:45 UTC

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Message 1328948 - Posted: 19 Jan 2013, 2:10:26 UTC

Those who advocate the violent overthrow of government are ...

Those who advocate court and legislative changes to government are ...

Those who need to attract attention to sell newspapers are ...

get the picture ...

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Message 1329011 - Posted: 19 Jan 2013, 6:13:46 UTC

I liked the last few sentances.
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Message 1329017 - Posted: 19 Jan 2013, 6:33:39 UTC - in response to Message 1329011.

I liked the last few sentances.


Implying that West Point (and perhaps other things military) have/has become (a) hotbed(s) of liberalism?!?

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Message 1329019 - Posted: 19 Jan 2013, 6:37:59 UTC - in response to Message 1329017.

I liked the last few sentances.


Implying that West Point (and perhaps other things military) have/has become (a) hotbed(s) of liberalism?!?

NO not at all. That maybe they should confine the study to people we know are actually trying to or killing us.
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Message 1329021 - Posted: 19 Jan 2013, 7:04:03 UTC

Perhaps West Point is more concerned with those who might seek to dismantle the MIC than a threat to the population in general? (Was Ike right?)

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Message 1329022 - Posted: 19 Jan 2013, 7:12:25 UTC - in response to Message 1329021.

Perhaps West Point is more concerned with those who might seek to dismantle the MIC than a threat to the population in general? (Was Ike right?)

I dont see any dismantleling, Just maybe a forced downsizing due to economics.
And any way why would the amry be studing internal threats? I thought that was the FBI's domain.
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Message 1329124 - Posted: 19 Jan 2013, 15:55:44 UTC - in response to Message 1329019.

I liked the last few sentances.


Implying that West Point (and perhaps other things military) have/has become (a) hotbed(s) of liberalism?!?

NO not at all. That maybe they should confine the study to people we know are actually trying to or killing us.


Before Al Qaeda first struck us in 1993 (remember!?), they first planned.
But you want internal?
OK: Timothy McVeigh. I'm sure he did some planning first, as well.

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Message 1329137 - Posted: 19 Jan 2013, 16:57:30 UTC - in response to Message 1329124.

I liked the last few sentances.


Implying that West Point (and perhaps other things military) have/has become (a) hotbed(s) of liberalism?!?

NO not at all. That maybe they should confine the study to people we know are actually trying to or killing us.


Before Al Qaeda first struck us in 1993 (remember!?), they first planned.
But you want internal?
OK: Timothy McVeigh. I'm sure he did some planning first, as well.

And Like I said up above, I thought the FBI had authority over American security or would that now be homeland security?
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Message 1329145 - Posted: 19 Jan 2013, 17:42:19 UTC
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Message 1331616 - Posted: 26 Jan 2013, 17:29:36 UTC - in response to Message 1329145.

Darn terrorists!

Just goes to show, one person's "terrorist" is another's "freedom fighter". It all depends on your point of view.

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Message 1331627 - Posted: 26 Jan 2013, 18:14:53 UTC - in response to Message 1331616.

Darn terrorists!

Just goes to show, one person's "terrorist" is another's "freedom fighter". It all depends on your point of view.

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Message 1332334 - Posted: 28 Jan 2013, 20:38:20 UTC

“Shouldn’t the Combating Terrorism Center be combating radical Islam around the globe instead of perpetuating the left’s myth that right-wingers are terrorists?” the staffer said. “The $64,000 dollar question is when will the Combating Terrorism Center publish their study on real left-wing terrorists like the Animal Liberation Front, Earth Liberation Front, and the Weather Underground?”


Ummm I thought that the Military and the Officer therein were Stridently Conservative. Hmmm Or has West Point gone all soft and liberally
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Message 1332353 - Posted: 28 Jan 2013, 21:50:56 UTC - in response to Message 1332334.

“Shouldn’t the Combating Terrorism Center be combating radical Islam around the globe instead of perpetuating the left’s myth that right-wingers are terrorists?” the staffer said. “The $64,000 dollar question is when will the Combating Terrorism Center publish their study on real left-wing terrorists like the Animal Liberation Front, Earth Liberation Front, and the Weather Underground?”


Ummm I thought that the Military and the Officer therein were Stridently Conservative. Hmmm Or has West Point gone all soft and liberally

They know that the liberals all turned in their guns ;-)

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