WEAPONIZING THE FEDS AGAINST GUN OWNERS AND TEA PARTIERS: Bill Would Create New Homeland Security Office for ‘Countering Violent Extremism.’ First, we don’t need new offices in Homeland Security. We need to get rid of that bureaucratic abomination, which has turned out to be even worse than I predicted when it was created. Second, the […]
Sometimes when Muslims talk, you can't really understand them. I'm not talking about incoherence. But, the use of language in a way that isn't conducive when communicating with most other folks. Homeland Security Seeking Clarity One of my first blogs that I started way back consisted of me sharing reflections on verses of the Qur'an […]
Anti-immigrant organizations allegedly "cultivated spokespersons from within these unions who are willing to echo their messaging and to advocate for their policy goals," according to the report. The post Department of Homeland Security Colluded With Anti-Immigrant Groups, Report Alleges appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Despite conceding there is a lack of evidence of any sort of active terror plot, or any threats to that end, the FBI and the Department of Homeland Security are issuing warnings of terror plots for the Fourth of July - apparently just on a hunch.
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A number of US media organizations are spreading fear based on a “bulletin” shared by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Homeland Security Department that reportedly warns of possible attacks by ISIS supporters on the July 4th holiday. ABC News reported on the bulletin, which was issued on June 26, and titled, “Holiday Celebrations...
The Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) yesterday issued guidance on the detention of transgender immigrants, reports the National Center for Transgender Equality (NCTE). The guidelines come after 35 memb… The post Homeland Security Issues News Guidelines on LGBT Asylum Seekers: VIDEO appeared first on Towleroad.
Customs and Border Protection should more than double its ranks of internal affairs investigators, an advisory panel has recommended in a report sent to Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson. Continue reading ? The post Border Patrol should add 350 internal investigators, report says appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
An orchestra sounds better if everyone’s on the same sheet of music. Having everyone on the same sheet of music also applies to all participants in a military operation or homeland security emergency response. Trouble is, the Department of Defense, […]
Increased terror activity around the world in recent years has forced the United States’ Homeland Security Committee to increase awareness of potential terror threats around the clock. Now, the chairman of the House of Representatives,...Show More Summary
Americans must remain alert to the chances of a possible terror attack on U.S. soil ahead of the Independence Day weekend, the chairman of the House Committee on Homeland Security warned Sunday. Rep. Michael McCaul, R-Texas, told Fox News Sunday there are increasing indications through social media that terrorists may be planning a strike. While […]
Always amazing that we have to discover police policy via the media : The Department of Homeland Security and the FBI were warning law enforcement Friday about the possibility of terrorist threats around the Fourth of July, unnamed authorities told CNN Friday. Show More Summary
The Department of Homeland Security and the FBI were warning law enforcement Friday about the possibility of terrorist threats around the Fourth of July, unnamed authorities told CNN Friday. Officials circulated a joint intelligence bulletin that does not discuss “any known active...
Department of Homeland Security is encouraging law enforcement "to be vigilant and prepared" ahead of the holiday
The US Department of Homeland Security said in a statement that United States will modify its security measures ahead of July 4 celebrations amid the recent terrorist attacks that took place in Kuwait, France and Tunisia.
Cyberattacks against the United States will continue to grow in the future, US Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Director Katherine Archuleta told a Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs hearing on Thursd...
House Democrats are urging the Obama administration to issue an "updated assessment" on the dangers posed by "violent right-wing extremist groups" within the United States and to bolster the Department of Homeland Security’s division for evaluating home-grown threats, according to a letter obtained Thursday by The Washington Post. Show More Summary
Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman has a lot of support here. I thought you might like to see this video clip from the House floor, of debate and passage of her first bill, H.R. 1646 - the Homeland Security Drone Assessment and Analysis Act....Show More Summary
"I have reached the conclusion that we must make substantial changes in our detention practices with respect to families with children," the Department of Homeland Security Secretary said. The post Obama Administration Promises To Ramp Down The Detention Of Migrant Moms and Kids appeared first on ThinkProgress.