A Sad Day: Near Majority Of Americans Want Arab Americans Civil Liberties Curtailed

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    a sad day indeed... i remember after 9/11 the polls were much, much more lopsided in favor of those who did not support this heinous line of thinking

    (one side note, i do hope and wish the federal government is keeping tabs on various groups, mosques and individuals because they are the front line to prevent al-queda inflitration)

     
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    Sad but not too surprising---if green people attacked us and voiced intention to attack again I don't think green people would have much sympathy from anyone
     
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    Guilt by association is a primitive response to a threat. It shows an appallingly poor state of moral development.
     
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    and a great sense of reality
     
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    Not really...Just a primitive fear response...No reasoning involved or required...Just a case of intellectual laziness. We are, supposedly, beings capable of reasoning, are we not? But reasoning reqires effort, and many folks seem disinclined to put forth the effort.
     
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    hell bully--as a race we haven't even got passed killing each other !!!
     
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    But the true miracle is that more of us don't act on are homicidal tendencies than already do.
     
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    I'll agree with you on that one !!! We have a lot of lofty ideals for ourselves but very few can reach or maintain them.
     
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    Nato, this is a shit article, i'm sorry. We should be racially profiling at security points.
     
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    Won't that be fun when WASP's officially become a racial minority here in the good ole USA?
     

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