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moxley writes "In what amounts to an utter display of ridiculosity, Slashdot has been mentioned as one of several havens for terrorists belonging to the group "Anonymous" (of anti-scientology "chanology project" fame). Anonymous has been listed (alongside Al-Qaeda and other terrorist groups) as a domestic terrorist group in the recently leaked Virginia Fusion Center Terror Assessment, which apparently was first obtained by the eminently informative Cryptome website
There is a story about (as well as a link to) this fusion center report which focuses more on the report calling some of the oldest US universities being terror threats and "radicalization nodes" where terrorist groups are recruiting, etc on RawStory.com; (whether you like RawStory or not, the reporting on this seems solid).
I found the mention of "Anonymous" and Slashdot, as well as the new terrorism tactic they list, "hacktivism," to be much more interesting and disturbing.
Obviously I don't want terrorism to occur and support police and federal agencies when they are truly protecting and serving the public — a huge part of which includes protecting our constitutional rights. These fusion centers have proven (as the ACLU and others have warned) to be hotbeds of lowest common denominator thinking and "overzealous police intelligence gathering."
You may have heard about what happened recently in Misourri with their fusion center, the RawStory article covers this somewhat as well. In an opinion I share with many others, it's just plain bad law enforcement on top of the civil liberties issues — I just thought the community here should know."