Once again, Homeland Security is running into problems with their definitions. In addition to labelling anti-abortion and illegal-immigration activists as domestic extremists, they go on to say that
A “left-wing extremist” is described as someone who opposes war or is dedicated to environmental and animal rights causes, while a “right-wing extremist” is someone who is against abortion or for border enforcement.
In another section
And, the “tax-resistance movement” is described as “groups or individuals who vehemently believe taxes violate their constitutional rights.”
The criteria in the listings are a willingness to advocate or engage in criminal activity or plot acts of terrorism.
Roger Mackin, the head of the I&A responsible for the report that suggested veterans were being recruited to commit terrorist acts in the U.S., was replaced late last month. Ms. Kudwa said then that the personnel moves were categorically not related to the veterans-related story reported by The Washington Times in mid-April.
Of course not!