Fri Feb 22, 2013, 04:24 PM
Playinghardball (11,657 posts)
FBI: Neo-Nazi amassed 40,000 rounds, 18 weapons in plot to kill black and Jewish leaders
convicted felon and alleged neo-Nazi amassed 40,000 rounds of ammunition and planned to kill black and Jewish community leaders in Detroit as part of a “hit list,” WXYZ-TV reported on Thursday.
Federal authorities said this week that a search of 47-year-old federal suspect Richard Schmidt’s home revealed the list and apparent plans to kill Scott Kaufman, executive director of the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit, and Rev. Wendell Anthony, president of the Detroit chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP).
“You have to realize it is the world we live in,” said Kaufman after being notified of the list. “There are people who don’t like us and would just as soon have us not exist, but you can’t dwell on it.”
According to NBC News, Schmidt was indicted in January 2013 on federal charges of possessing firearms, ammunition and body armor, all of which violated his parole. Schmidt was released from prison in 2003, after 13 years of incarceration in Ohio following a homicide conviction for shooting and killing a man during a traffic stop. Schmidt also wounded two others during that attack.
Investigators then found 18 weapons inside Schmidt’s home in Ohio in December 2012, including various types of shotguns and high-caliber rifles, including two different AR-15 assault weapons.
More at: Raw Story (http://s.tt/1A74V)
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Fri Feb 22, 2013, 05:25 PM
indepat (20,899 posts)
5. So many domestic right-wing extremists (terrorists-in-waiting), but so little governmental
concern while the entire governmental apparatus is sicked on peaceful domestic left-wing protesters of pervasive Wall Street fraud and abuse, and often subjected to harassment, confrontation, assault, pepper-spraying, and arrest. Our corporatist government will have it no other way, because the domestic right-wing extremist group in Congress will squeal like stuck pigs if hate-mongering and threatening domestic right-wing extremists are treated in a like manner.