Monday, March 29, 2010
Shades of Gray; Ray Hanania's Comic Strip: March 30, 2010
Click the comic image to view a larger version.FBI agents arrest alleged terrorist plotters across the United States. All of the suspects are White and Christian militants, or "home grown" terrorists espousing extremist and violent views. But no one has yet suggested that the airports start profiling White people or Christians in order to nab these terrorists. These terrorists are with the Hutaree, which sounds more threatening than al-Qaeda.
CNN: Nine people federal prosecutors say belong to a "Christian warrior" militia were accused Monday of plotting to kill a Michigan law enforcement officer and then attack other police at the funeral. Six Michigan residents, two residents of Ohio and an Indiana resident were indicted by a federal grand jury in Detroit, Michigan, on charges of seditious conspiracy, attempted use of weapons of mass destruction, teaching the use of explosive materials and possessing a firearm during a crime of violence, U.S. Attorney Barbara L. McQuade and FBI Special Agent in Charge Andrew Arena announced. All but one of the suspects -- Joshua Matthew Stone, the 21-year-old son of the militia's leader -- were in custody by Monday morning and seven of them made their initial appearances before U.S. Magistrate Judge Donald A. Scheer, prosecutors said. Read more?