Lou Dobbs Tonight — CNN — May 5, 2009 // Another controversial report and more damage control from the Department of Homeland Security, the same department that issued a report suggesting returning war veterans were susceptible to extremist groups. Also issuing what it calls the quote “domestic extremism lexicon”, end quote. It’s like a dictionary with definitions for various extremists or terrorist groups and some definitions. Here’s an entry. Anti-immigration extremism — the Department of Homeland Security’s definition — people who are quote “highly critical of the US government’s response to illegal immigration and oppose government programs that are designed to extend rights to illegal aliens, such as driver’s licenses and in-state tuition.” Transcript: transcripts.cnn.com
John Stossel draws from a panel of experts to discuss a libertarian view of the welfare state. Do government programs lift people out of poverty or do they perpetuate cycles of dependency?