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FBI Warns Of Threat From Anti-government Extremists: #1 Ron Paul!

[Who are the extremists, and who are the Patriots?]

Believe In A Return To The Gold Standard? You Are Now Officially An Extremist According To The FBI
Submitted by Tyler Durden on 02/07/2012 16:15 -0500
[Picture of Ron Paul at link.]
Just when we thought the US could not sink any further in its usurpation of civil rights, here comes the FBI to advise all those who tend to think that the broken economic model of the past century is the cause for the global insolvency, that wanton fiat diluation and reckless debt issuance does not 'fix' the problem of uber-leverage, and that the gold standard is the proper way to return to monetary stability, will henceforth be considered extremists.

http://www.zerohedge.com/news/believe-return-gold-standard-y...

FBI warns of threat from anti-government extremists
By Patrick Temple-West
WASHINGTON | Mon Feb 6, 2012 7:21pm EST

(Reuters) - Anti-government extremists opposed to taxes and regulations pose a growing threat to local law enforcement officers in the United States, the FBI warned on Monday.

These extremists, sometimes known as "sovereign citizens," believe they can live outside any type of government authority, FBI agents said at a news conference.

The extremists may refuse to pay taxes, defy government environmental regulations and believe the United States went bankrupt by going off the gold standard.

Routine encounters with police can turn violent "at the drop of a hat," said Stuart McArthur, deputy assistant director in the FBI's counterterrorism division.
More at:
http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/02/07/us-usa-fbi-extremi...

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Shills for the State

Interesting to note that the apparent threat is to 'law enforcement' , not the citizenry. Who's ox is being gored, really?

Prejudicial bias by the FBI

An 'extremity' is just one position within a contextual gradient
(ex. end / intermediate / middle etc)
and if subsequently inferring immoral conduct, its unprincipled argument should be dismissed.

Interesting also that the word 'terrorist' objectively means 'someone who frightens', which linguistically can suggest immature cowards who are intimidated by truth or other virtues.

Thus may the FBI / CIA / DHS / NSA etc's tyranny be defeated!

FBI is in the 'just us' dept . . .

and who runs the 'just us' department ?

No surprises in their report

Wonder what good agents in the field think of stuff like this

Headline: Thought Police lable extremists for their lack of...

ignorance.

Isn't that another way of saying this?
Anyone else smell the stench of the SPLC behind this?

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"Take hold of the future or the future will take hold of you." -- Patrick Dixon

They throw down gauntlets and accuse us of dropping hats.

OK seriously, when did our vaunted "Homeland Security" apparatus turn into a bunch of pussies?

You guys with your tactical gear look like a bunch of twirling ballerinas. Do any of you people know anything? Who suggested it's a good idea to use helicopters to round up cattle? Do you want them alive or dead or just severely injured?

But hey officer safety first. Careful boys those are patriot cattle. Those are semi-automatic assault cattle and they hate government. They don't wanna be pansy nanny state hamburgers, they want to be real beef for real Americans. They will resist you till the bitter end.

How is it that you guys can't ride a whole horse and not just the horse's ass?

There is nothing strange about having a bar of soap in your right pocket, it's just what's happening.

LittleWing's picture

Cows With Guns

and bad cow puns lol!

If Wars Can Be Started by Lies, They Can Be Stopped By Truth.

henry9's picture

please help!

How do I stop this?
I am PC incompetent.
This happened to me this morning.
What is the best alternative to google?

LittleWing's picture

I don't understand

What is the trouble henry9? How do you stop the video? What happened this morning?
An alternative to google is 'Startpage'

If Wars Can Be Started by Lies, They Can Be Stopped By Truth.

Are We Doing Our Own Opposing Propaganda Now?

Great photo of Dr. Paul's smile. If it were done by the FBI, they'd probably use a different photo. If we're going to make our own opposing propaganda, we could make it even better by using a photo of Ron Paul with Carol, and maybe some kids. There were great photos of Dr. Paul with babies from the campaign.

What do you think? http://consequeries.com/

We're number ONE, we're

We're number ONE, we're number ONE...!

Researching the subject:

Routine encounters with police can turn violent "at the drop of a hat," said Stuart McArthur, deputy assistant director in the FBI's counterterrorism division.

http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/02/07/us-usa-fbi-extremi...

Having watched films of police brutality, harassment, while filming or open carry, having watched some 300 videos on youtube and those sent to me, it is apparent that civilians are not turning violent. It is the police who escalate the encounter which ends in unlawful arrests, tazing, beat downs and worse.

This is just more propaganda from the FBI, fusions centers and the Southern Poverty Law Center. They all better get their heads out of the sand.

ChristianAnarchist's picture

I read it and it didn't say

I read it and it didn't say anything about Ron Paul supporters. It was mainly about people who consider themselves "Sovereign Citizens" (not sure what all they include in that definition). But really, they are right, aren't they? If they keep pushing eventually someone pushes back and it's only a matter of time until the number pushing back grows to something that they cannot handle...

Beware the cult of "government"...

SteveMT's picture

If it doesn't directly say Ron Paul, then it's not about us?

Get real. This is guilt by innuendo, and guilt by association.

Correct

It's coming. They see it coming. We see it coming. Be prepared.

This April 19th, review the events of April 19th, the day liberty met tyranny and a new idea emerged.

http://www.appleseedinfo.org

Truth comes out

Routine encounters with police can turn violent "at the drop of a hat," said Stuart

This statement is so true. Police do in fact turn violent at the drop of a hat. Any type of precieved threat, whether real or imagined, can result in deadly force. The simple act of holding a cell phone, picking up a cane, holding a flashlight, etc could end your life.

As usual, SteveMT is a bit delusional - bad title

This article has nothing to do with Ron Paul, at least not the first page, seemed a bit pointless to read further.

Please stop equating "sovereign" nonsense with Ron Paul Constitutionalists.

"In the beginning of a change the patriot is a scarce man, and brave, and hated and scorned. When his cause succeeds, the timid join him, for then it costs nothing to be a patriot."--Mark Twain

Pretty sure it was the FBI confusing...

..."sovereign citizens" and constitutionalists, aka constitutional conservatives... a great many of whom happen to support Ron Paul...

They didn't specifically say "Ron Paul supporters", but we all know it's the same people, the same movement they are desperately opposed to.

They said they had a grand total of 10! incidents with (allegedly) violently confrontational "sovereign citizens"... And it "jumped" from that 10 in 2009, to a whopping 18 (OMG!...Not) in 2010 & 2011.

Just an excuse to attack any political opposition, crush dissent, and impose the greater encroaching tyranny of TPTB.

PEOPLE OPPOSING TYRANNY - Real Grass Roots!
Are you a POT or a PET - Person Embracing Tyranny?

I don't think so - not sovereign on this one.

The "sovereign citizens" were a tiny section in the MIAC Report at the end. All the different "threats" were described, from anti-FED protesters to people active against the trans-Texas corridor (which was supposedly imaginary, although the image they used was from the corporate conglomeration that was planning to build it...).

What you have here are people trying to make the martyr claim that the MIAC was about them, when in reality it was only about them tangentially in one small section. The rest of it addressed the liberty movement and those who see real threats to our freedom, oppose real things like war and the banksters, not people who have a phobia of gold fringe and think lawyers pretend they live on a boat.

"In the beginning of a change the patriot is a scarce man, and brave, and hated and scorned. When his cause succeeds, the timid join him, for then it costs nothing to be a patriot."--Mark Twain

SteveMT's picture

You sound like a government apologist.

You sound like the character Squealer in Animal Farm trying to explain away tyranny. The MIAC report should not exist. It should never have been written.

Duh......

No Sh*t! Just because I was intimately involved and know the MIAC Report very well doesn't mean I am trying to "explain" it. I was only pointing out the absurdity of the sovereigns crying fowl when the report was 95% about the liberty movement and not gold fringe or who wrote Black's Law Dictionary.

"In the beginning of a change the patriot is a scarce man, and brave, and hated and scorned. When his cause succeeds, the timid join him, for then it costs nothing to be a patriot."--Mark Twain

LittleWing's picture

Fusion Centers

MIAC Report, Ron Paul Supporters.

Look it up if you don't remember it!

If Wars Can Be Started by Lies, They Can Be Stopped By Truth.

Dear Little-brain-Wing

First of all, learn thy place newbee. You should learn to respect your elders.

Second of all, you don't know me and you still cast out an accusation with no substance.

The day the MIAC Report was revealed on Alex Jones, I, who happens to live in Missouri, that left work early and started organizing with my local liberty groups and got on conference calls. It was I who discovered the language of the report had been copied word for word from ADL and SPLC reports, right before they deleted those pages, which led to the discover that they had been paid by DHS for the priveledge. It was I that personally crafted a detailed response to the report throughout that evening, staying up most the night and distributing for proofing and additions. It was I and several Missouri Ron Paul people that less than two days after the report was leaked descended on the State Capital, MY counter-report in hand, and visited every member of our state congress and the governors office that led to public retraction and the firing of at least one top-level individual. It was I and a few others that got a meeting with the head of the State Police. It was we that went to the actual fusion center and discovered how they work.

I guess what I'm saying is: "F*ck You! You know not of what you speak"

"In the beginning of a change the patriot is a scarce man, and brave, and hated and scorned. When his cause succeeds, the timid join him, for then it costs nothing to be a patriot."--Mark Twain

LittleWing's picture

You are way out of line

with your reply! Why such a nasty hateful response when my comment to you was a sincere reminder? What accusation? There was none in my comment! I forgot your screen name as one of those from the Missouri Ron Paul people so I thought you might not know. I do remember you now and even donated to and corresponded to some in that group! I WAS here at the time, BTW.
I think you should apologize for your insults and over the top response.

If Wars Can Be Started by Lies, They Can Be Stopped By Truth.

He sure can be arrogant, I

He sure can be arrogant, I don't know why. Just how he rolls I guess.
Take care LittleWing, and keep the good posts coming!
:)

SteveMT's picture

You drag this 2-year-old thread out to cut me down? Why?

Here is the picture posted from that story. Is zerohedge delusional also?

http://www.zerohedge.com/news/believe-return-gold-standard-y...

Liar

I didn't drag this post out, someone else did. I frankly didn't even notice the original date.. It was already on the "Top Recent Topics" list on the front page.

That's OK, you are delusional and paranoid.

"In the beginning of a change the patriot is a scarce man, and brave, and hated and scorned. When his cause succeeds, the timid join him, for then it costs nothing to be a patriot."--Mark Twain

I find it quite telling

that you bring this out of its resting place, where it has sat for almost two years, just so you can call SteveMT 'delusional'. If you have an axe to grind, this is a stupid way of doing it.

I didn't

Honestly, I didn't even notice the original date. It was already put on the front page by someone else under "Top Recent Topics". I'm sure with a little investigation you can discover who did it.

So, actually, it doesn't "tell" you anything.

"In the beginning of a change the patriot is a scarce man, and brave, and hated and scorned. When his cause succeeds, the timid join him, for then it costs nothing to be a patriot."--Mark Twain

I didn't

Honestly, I didn't even notice the original date. It was already put on the front page by someone else under "Top Recent Topics". I'm sure with a little investigation you can discover who did it.

So, actually, it doesn't "tell" you anything.

"In the beginning of a change the patriot is a scarce man, and brave, and hated and scorned. When his cause succeeds, the timid join him, for then it costs nothing to be a patriot."--Mark Twain

prepare

The powers that be are preparing to inflict their totalitarionism on the unsuspecting American people...especially Ron Paul supporters..wake up people..

Ron Paul or none at all