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Voting For Obliteration By Paul Craig Roberts

"In the eleven years since 9/11, acts of domestic terrorism have been miniscule if they even exist. What justifies the enormous and expensive Department of Homeland Security? Why does Homeland Security have military-equipped Special Response Teams with armored vehicles? http://www.dhs.gov/photo/hsi-using-armored-vehicles-training... Who are the targets of these militarized units? If eleven years of US government murder, maiming, and displacement of millions of Muslims hasn’t provoked massive acts of domestic terrorism, why is Homeland Security creating a domestic armed force of its own? Why are there no congressional hearings and no public discussion? How can a government whose budget is deep in the red afford a second military force with no defined and Constitutionally legal purpose?

What is Homeland Security’s motivation in creating a Homeland Youth? Is the new FEMA Corps a disguise for a more sinister purpose, a Hitler Youth as Internet sites suggest? https://www.dhs.gov/blog/2012/09/14/welcome-fema-corps-inaug... Are the massive ammunition purchases by Homeland Security related to the raising of a nationwide corps of 18-24 year-olds? How can so much be going on in front of our eyes with no questions asked?"

http://www.counterpunch.org/2012/10/25/voting-for-obliteration/