[QUOTE=palmetto defender;4489723]JD, I am sure based on what you expose about yourself that you are not a criminal or lawbreaker. Nor am I.
I and you have nothing to worry about. Let's keep safe. BTW, Americans can support terrorist causes - both Islamic and right wing. You have a boatload of terror potential in Paterson NJ and Michigan.
Potential attacks versus Fort Dix, the NY gas cannister fiasco and others.
How about the Fort Hood guy?[/QUOTE]
I just had a background check on me as I purchased a new firearm. Also I have had background checks upon me due to some work I have done in the past. I am ok with that as I put myself in the position to obtain that type of scrutiny.
The government cannot protect you. Even the police arrive for the most part after the crime has been committed.
I am not one to give up my rights to the government. I firmly believe in the 2nd an 4th amendments in the Bill Of Rights.
If ONLY Arab/Muslims were involved in the 911 tragedy why are we ALL being spied upon? When did EVERY American become a suspect? How did this happen? Who made the decision?
This is nothing more than 'profiling' at nearly the highest level. Furthermore, the corporations are getting richer because of this disaster.