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Donald Trump Is Helping the Terrorists Win

People–in general–are prone to violent radicalization when marginalized by those in power (think the Black Panthers in the 1960s, the Boers in the 1890s, or even Americans in the 1770s). Pushing these people further to the margins through fear and hate only furthers their cause, and is more akin to how (Godwin’s Law aside) a failed painter from Austria became chancellor of Depression-era Germany.

Counterterrorism experts will tell you that fear and Islamophobia only make the country more vulnerable to attack.

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Zero for 40 at Predicting Attacks: Why Do Media Still Take FBI Terror Warnings Seriously?

A casual search reveals the FBI and DHS are a pitiful 0 for 40 warning of terror attacks—some of which were specifically about 4th of July threats, none of which materialized in any way.

Source: Zero for 40 at Predicting Attacks: Why Do Media Still Take FBI Terror Warnings Seriously?

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Conan’s Statement On The Charlie Hebdo Tragedy

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