Photo of a tea party person holding a 10th Amendment sign. He would qualify as an “extremist.” This is insane folks. The inmates are in charge of the asylum in DC!
Using the language of extremists in the Southern Poverty Law Center, the Department of Defense (DOD) depicted conservative organizations as ‘hate groups in their educational materials for our military.
Judicial Watch obtained the information through FOIA requests.
On page 42, the lesson plan focuses on the need for all military personnel to spy on each other. They are told to consider how colleagues dress, what music they listen to, reading material they choose, if they have tattoos, and, my favorite is, if they discuss climate extremism. Climate extremism probably means anyone who doesn’t believe in the extreme global warming views of the left.
Among the PowerPoint slides provided by the Air Force is a January 2013 Defense Equal Opportunity Management Institute “student guide” entitled “Extremism,” and it warns against extremists who talk of individual liberties, states’ rights and making the world a better place:
“Nowadays, instead of dressing in sheets or publically espousing hate messages, many extremists will talk of individual liberties, states’ rights, and how to make the world a better place.”
Better yet, colonists and Founding Fathers are described as extremists because they didn’t want to be bullied by King George III:
“In U.S. history, there are many examples of extremist ideologies and movements. The colonists who sought to free themselves from British rule and the Confederate states who sought to secede from the Northern states are just two examples.”
Full story at the Judicial Watch organization.