Archive for June 12th, 2009

ACLU: Protest = Terrorism. Me: ACLU = Punk’d.

The American Civil Liberties Union would very much like for you to be hysterically outraged at the Department of Defense, who – according to the ACLU – is “teach[ing] its personnel that free expression in the form of protests should be regarded as ‘low level terrorism'”.

The basis for this “egregious insult to constitutional values”? A “Level 1 Antiterrorism training course” that is “fulfilled through web-based instruction”.

Sound familiar? It should.
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Published in: 'D' for 'Dumb', Geekiness, General, Security | on June 12th, 2009 | 4 Comments »