FAST FIVE: FBI Profiler Says Banning People On Social Media Makes It Harder To Fight Terrorism
FBI Profiler Says Banning People On Social Media Makes It Harder To Fight Terrorism Authored by Paul Joseph Watson via Summit News, A former FBI profiler told NBC News that banning people on social media makes it harder to fight terrorism because it stops authorities from being able to keep track of their activity.
The remark was made in the context of a report about one of the individuals who stormed the Capitol building earlier this month – 70-year-old Lonnie Coffman.
Coffman drove a pickup truck to the protest filled with Molotov cocktails and other weapons including improvised grenades and an assault rifle, but flew completely under the radar because he had no social media presence.
The individual had no criminal record, no known extremist ties and not a single person in the town of Falkville where Coffman lived knew who he was.
“The authorities really have got their work cut out for them to identify Ted Kaczynski-type individuals who are sitting out there planning to make a difference in the world,” he added.