â€œVirtue is an excellence: compared with the average, it is an extreme.â€
â€“ Leo Strauss
In June, Joe Bidenâ€™s National Security Council released itsNational Strategy for Countering Domestic Terrorism. The document absurdly but alarmingly claims that, out of all the fanatics who hate America and wish it harm, â€œthe most persistent and lethal threatsâ€ are posed by domestic â€œracially or ethnically motivated violent extremists (principally those who promote the superiority of the white race).â€ Othercommentators have shownthat this narrative about white-supremacist â€œextremistsâ€ is little more than crude propagandaâ€”an attempt to hijack our entire national security and federal law enforcement apparatus as a partisan weapon of the Democratic Party.
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