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Quoting Thomas Jefferson Too

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  • Project Veritas reveals the FBI views many symbols beloved by conservatives as signs of domestic terrorists.
  • According to PV, an internal FBI document shared by a whistleblower indicates how the FBI “classifies American citizens it deems to be potential ‘Militia Violent Extremists,’” or MVEs.
  • The list of alleged right-wing terrorist symbols includes the “Don’t Tread on Me” and Betsy Ross flags, the image of the Revolutionary War Minuteman, or the sign “2A,” for the Second Amendment.
  • Also a sign of a MVE is Thomas Jefferson’s famous quote, “The tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrants.”

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