'Domestic Terrorism' Fears Will Be Used To Justify Increased Snooping and Harassment

Posted on AllSides September 22nd, 2021
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After the pro-Trump demonstrations and breach of the Capitol on January 6, the Biden administration is promising a new era of FBI snooping, harassment, and provocateuring.

FBI Director Christopher Wray told the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs in a statement released on Tuesday that his FBI "has surged resources to our domestic terrorism investigations in the last year, increasing personnel by 260 percent." Those remarks are bad news for anybody who is worried about federal overreach.

The events of January 6, Wray said, prove "a willingness by some to...

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