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More Signs You Are a Terrorist: Young or Use Social Media

Posted By Washingtons Blog On October 3, 2012 @ 1:30 am In Think Tank | Comments Disabled

U.S. Military May Consider You a Potential Terrorist If You Are Young, Use Social Media, Or Question “Mainstream Ideologies”

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Terrorist?

Wired reports [1] today:

These are some warning signs that that you have turned into a terrorist who will soon kill your co-workers, according to the U.S. military. You’ve recently changed your “choices in entertainment.” You have “peculiar discussions.” You “complain about bias,” you’re “socially withdrawn” and you’re frustrated with “mainstream ideologies.” Your “Risk Factors for Radicalization” include “Social Networks” and “Youth.”

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That was the assessment of a terrorism advisory organization inside the U.S. Army called the Asymmetric Warfare Group in 2011, acquired by Danger Room [2].

And the government has more or less classified journalists as terrorists [3].

So it’s time for an updated list of actions and beliefs [4] which government officials have said may indicate “potential terrorism” …

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The following actions may get an American citizen living on U.S. soil labeled as a “suspected terrorist” today:

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Holding the following beliefs may also be considered grounds for suspected terrorism:


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[1] reports: http://www.wired.com/dangerroom/2012/10/insider-threat/

[2] acquired by Danger Room: http://www.wired.com/images_blogs/dangerroom/2012/10/Radicalization-FINAL090911.pdf

[3] as terrorists: http://www.washingtonsblog.com/2012/09/in-america-journalists-are-considered-terrorists.html

[4] actions and beliefs: http://www.washingtonsblog.com/2012/09/take-the-test-to-see-if-you-might-be-considered-a-potential-terrorist-by-government-officials.html

[5] Image: http://www.tumblr.com/photo/1280/13104749939/1/tumblr_lv02knWVCL1r6m1z5

[6] fair game: http://www.washingtonsblog.com/2012/06/u-s-labels-all-young-men-in-battle-zones-as-militants-and-american-soil-is-now-considered-a-battle-zone.html

[7] Speaking out against government policies: http://www.counterpunch.org/cohn09302006.html

[8] Protesting anything: http://www.washingtonsblog.com/2011/11/in-modern-america-liking-peace-is-considered-terrorism.html

[9] war reduces our national security: http://www.washingtonsblog.com/2011/04/four-stories-this-week-prove-that-the-war-on-terror-is-a-farce.html

[10] this: http://www.washingtonsblog.com/2011/11/nobel-prize-winning-economist-war-is-widely-thought-to-be-linked-to-economic-good-times-nonsense.html

[11] Criticizing the government’s targeting of innocent civilians with drones: http://www.salon.com/2012/02/06/top_official_drone_critics_are_al_qaeda_enablers/singleton/

[12] increases terrorism: http://www.washingtonsblog.com/2010/01/nice-work-creating-new-terrorists-you.html

[13] this: http://www.washingtonsblog.com/2010/10/why-were-losing-the-war-on-terror.html

[14] public Congressional hearing: http://www.usnews.com/news/articles/2012/02/02/documentary-filmmaker-josh-fox-arrested-at-fracking-hearing

[15] Paying cash at an Internet cafe: http://www.boilingfrogspost.com/2012/02/06/fbi-enlists-internet-cafe-owners-to-spy-on-customers-2/

[16] Creating alternative currencies: http://www.nysun.com/editorials/a-unique-form-of-terrorism/87269/

[17] Stocking up on more than 7 days of food: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UXKfEsgLLRU&feature=related

[18] Mormons are taught to stockpile food: http://jenny-evans.suite101.com/why-do-mormons-store-food-a284336

[19] Hawaiians store up on extra food: http://whatreallyhappened.com/node/156535

[20] Having bumper stickers saying things like “Know Your Rights Or Lose Them”: http://www.infowars.com/doj-funded-training-manual-lists-bumper-stickers-as-terrorism/

[21] Investigating factory farming: http://www.latimes.com/news/local/environment/la-me-gs-fbi-tracking-animal-videotapers-as-terrorists-20111229,0,5919114.story

[22] Infringing a copyright: http://www.washingtonsblog.com/2012/02/ter%C2%B7ror%C2%B7ist-noun-anyone-who-disagrees-with-the-government-2.html

[23] Taking pictures or videos: http://www.washingtonsblog.com/2008/09/in-a-fascist-state-cameras-equal-terrorism.html

[24] Talking to police officers: http://www.infowars.com/dhs-video-characterizes-white-americans-as-most-likely-terrorists/

[25] Not having a Facebook account: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2184658/Is-joining-Facebook-sign-youre-psychopath-Some-employers-psychologists-say-suspicious.html

[26] Image: http://www.tumblr.com/photo/1280/13104745517/1/tumblr_lv02mmCxvR1r6m1z5

[27] Valuing online privacy: http://publicintelligence.net/do-you-like-online-privacy-you-may-be-a-terrorist/

[28] the Founding Fathers: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6oP1Ke70Mi8

[29] anti-tax, anti-regulation or for the gold standard: http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/02/07/us-usa-fbi-extremists-idUSTRE81600V20120207

[30] “reverent of individual liberty”: http://www.washingtonsblog.com/2012/02/government-uses-anti-terror-laws-to-crush-dissent-and-help-big-business.html

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