via Weasel Zippers
Before the libs get their “Islamophobia” panties in a wad, West is only reiterating what Congress was told by FBI officials.
Via Seeing Red In AZ who notes:
This report put by Janet Napolitano’s Department of Homeland Security defines the vast majority of conservatives — placing us in the context of radical extremists rather than the jihadists Congressman West speaks of so powerfully. If you are an American “suspicious of centralized federal authority, reverent of individual liberty,” display a bumper sticker, own gold, are pro-life or even fly a U.S. flag, YOU are deemed a potential domestic threat by our own government.
Via The Hill:
A White House pool report said the band struck up Rodney Atkins’s “It’s America,” and described it as an “awkward moment.”
The president and first lady Michelle Obama were hosting service members and their families on the South Lawn of the White House Wednesday evening to mark the Fourth of July.
Military families were treated to an evening of barbecue, fireworks and a music concert featuring the Marine Band and country music star Brad Paisley.