domestic extremism

Dan Day -- a gun-toting Kansan -- felt a "calling from God" to work with the FBI to prevent militiamen's attack on Muslim refugees.
Do we negotiate the Constitution, or do we embrace it, no matter how uncomfortable it makes us feel, no matter how hateful or ugly it gets, and no matter how much we may dislike its flag-bearers?
President Obama has said that his final State of the Union address on Tuesday, Jan. 12 will be framed around "the big things" he sees as being priorities in the years to come, rather than taking a policy-centric approach to the speech. He has said that there is more work that needs to be done, and we agree.
Yes, many Americans are afraid. Who wouldn't be afraid of an increasingly violent and oppressive federal government? SWAT
While zombies may be the personification of our darkest fears, they embody the government's paranoia about the citizenry as potential threats that need to be monitored, tracked, surveilled, sequestered, deterred, vanquished and rendered impotent.