The one certainty in modern life is that at some point each one of us will discover that our name is on some list. A colleague, who was born in Lebanon was interviewed by FBI agents regarding his membership in a Lebanon group. The organization had been formed by Lebanese born Americans to help restore monuments that had been damaged, My friend was on the ‘dangerous Lebanon Muslim” list even though he was Christian. In the aftermath of 9/11 Homeland Security created a surveillance list of suspected Muslim potential terrorists.
The National SecurityEntry-List Registration list has been around for years. It contains the names of 80,000 people. They have been finger-printed, had their pictures taken, and periodically compelled to be questioned. As of this date the following is the number of actual crimes committed by these people–ZERO. Much to the chagrin of Donald Trump, President Obama has ordered the list to be destroyed!