A former Homeland Security employee says he likely could have helped prevent the San Bernardino terror attack if the government had not pulled the plug on a surveillance program he was developing three years ago.We've already learned that the FBI was told to purge all references to radical Islam from it's training materials and that the CIA was forced to cancel a conference on homegrown radical Islam. [More info here.] The driving force behind these changes are radical Muslim groups allied with the Obama Administration. This idiocy goes beyond not wanting to offend Muslims by saying Islamic terrorism but deliberately hiding from the truth that these people are committed to killing Americans unless we stop them.
Philip Haney told Megyn Kelly tonight that as part of his investigation, he was looking into a collection of global networks that were infiltrating radical Islamists into the U.S.
But a year into the investigation, Haney said they got a visit from the State Department and the Homeland Security Office for Civil Rights and Civil Liberties, who said that tracking these groups was problematic because they were Islamic.
His investigation was shut down and 67 of his records were deleted, including one into an organization with ties to the mosque in Riverside, Calif., that San Bernardino terrorist Syed Farook attended.
Haney explained that if his work was allowed to continue, it could possibly have thwarted last week's attack.
"Either Syed would have been put on the no-fly list because association with that mosque, and/or the K-1 visa that his wife was given may have been denied because of his association with a known organization," Haney explained.
Obama's refusal to recognize radical Islam as the source of terror is delusional. But refusing to let government agents connect the dots in order to appease radical Muslim groups is insane. No wonder we didn't get a heads up on this attack. Leading me to ask yet again, whose side is Obama on? Even moderate Muslims are starting to wonder.