Sunday, April 28, 2013

Ellison Challenges King On Profiling Muslims

Last week, Sen. Dianne Feinstein countered Rep. Peter King’s call to profile the Muslim community following the Boston bombings. Today on Meet the Press, Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN), referred to such blanket tactics as ineffective and wasteful law enforcement. Instead, Ellison said that terrorism investigations should focus on individual behavior and actionable intelligence. He also warned against policies that resemble those used against Japanese Americans during World War II. Watch:

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