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Columbus, Ohio’s Illegal Alien Defense Fund Gives $17,500 to Terrorist Front Group

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Ohio’s capital city has launched a defense fund for illegal immigrants facing deportation and thousands of taxpayer dollars will go to the local chapter of a terrorist front group that promotes itself as a Muslim civil rights organization. The pot of cash is known as Columbus Families Together Fund and the Council on American Islamic Relations (CAIR), a national organization that serves as the U.S. front for the Palestinian terrorist group Hamas, will be among the recipients. CAIR was founded in 1994 by three Middle Eastern extremists (Omar Ahmad, Nihad Awad, and Rafeeq Jaber) who ran the American propaganda wing of Hamas, known then as the Islamic Association for Palestine. In 2008 CAIR was a co-conspirator in a federal terror-finance case involving the Hamas front group Holy Land Foun
Chicago police use excessive force, unfairly target minorities, DOJ finds.

Chicago police use excessive force, unfairly target minorities, DOJ finds.

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A damning U.S. Department of Justice report released Friday morning excoriates the Chicago Police Department for using excessive force and unfairly targeting minorities while providing shoddy training and little effective supervision or discipline. The 164-page (see below for full document) report paints a picture of a broken department where poorly trained and supervised officers have too often resorted to using force, sometimes lethal and often against African-Americans and Hispanic. The officers have infrequently faced consequences, as the city's famously ineffective oversight authorities have done cursory investigations biased in favor of officers, the report states. Here is a two-page summary of the U.S. Department of Justice's findings In response to the investigation, May...