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13 Aug, 2012

Criminalizing Dissent – Chris Hedges’ Columns – Truthdig

The Justice Department’s definition of a potential terrorism suspect under the Patriot Act is already extremely broad. It includes anyone with missing fingers, someone who has weatherproof ammunition and guns, and anyone who has hoarded more than seven days of food. This would make a few of my relatives in rural Maine and their friends, if the government so decided, prime terrorism suspects.

via Chris Hedges: Criminalizing Dissent – Chris Hedges’ Columns – Truthdig.