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Monday, August 20, 2012

The Headline You Will Not Find in America: White Terrorist Group Attacks Police Officers

Posted by on Mon, Aug 20, 2012 at 8:54 AM


At least several of the seven suspects arrested in connection with the ambushing and killing of two Louisana deputies and the wounding of two others have been linked to the sovereign citizen movement, officials said today.

The suspects were arrested after a shootout early Thursday morning at a trailer park outside New Orleans, where the two deputies were killed. The two had gone to the trailer park in pursuit of suspects from an earlier incident in which two other deputies were shot and wounded.

Sovereign citizens believe any form of government is illegitimate and the only law is the one they create, said Brad Garrett, former FBI agent and ABC News consultant.

"Because they believe in particular law enforcement is not legitimate, they can be quite violent. Since 2000, they have linked at [least] six law enforcement deaths to sovereign citizens," Garrett said.

Imagine the headlines if these men were Arabs or black or leftwing radicals.


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Supreme Ruler Of The Universe 1
Imagine if they were occupy protesters smashing American Apparel storefronts.
Posted by Supreme Ruler Of The Universe on August 20, 2012 at 9:10 AM · Report this
Imagine the shitstorm on Slog if this guy had been a conservative:…
Posted by DisorganizedReligion on August 20, 2012 at 9:29 AM · Report this
Urgutha Forka 3
A one-way flight from New Orleans to Berbera, Somalia is only $1,100.

I know they live in a trailer park, but a grand isn't too difficult to raise for permanent relocation to a government-free paradise.
Posted by Urgutha Forka on August 20, 2012 at 9:30 AM · Report this
Max Solomon 4
i was told on another forum that they were violent gang members. and that that was the real problem with violence in america, not handguns in the hands of the mentally ill.
Posted by Max Solomon on August 20, 2012 at 9:35 AM · Report this
If they were black, they would have been blowned to bits and shot dead (Philadelphia's Move) or infiltrated, arrested and shot dead (the Black Panthers)
Posted by neo-realist on August 20, 2012 at 9:47 AM · Report this
Matt from Denver 6
I wonder how many of these guys were in the Army or other armed forces. A lot of these types don't seem to regard the services as "government" for some reason.
Posted by Matt from Denver on August 20, 2012 at 10:21 AM · Report this
thatsnotright 7
@6, They are their learning their craft for their proposed "war-to-come" which is rather scary to contemplate. They also have no compuntions against accepting welfare or Medicaid and Medicare in many instances, they call this "bleeding the beast". The idea being that they can bring down the state by over-burdening it.
Posted by thatsnotright on August 20, 2012 at 10:51 AM · Report this
FYI from the FBI, April 2010:

Domestic Terrorism: The Sovereign Citize…
Posted by RonK, Seattle on August 20, 2012 at 1:06 PM · Report this

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