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A senior at UMass Dartmouth was visited by federal agents two months ago, after he requested a copy of Mao Tse-Tung's tome on Communism called "The Little Red Book."
The professors said the student was told by the agents that the book is on a "watch list," and that his background, which included significant time abroad, triggered them to investigate the student further.
Originally posted by Mirthful Me
All this person had to do is spend $9.95 anonymously on Amazon.com.
Originally posted by XiNGYaNGFoo
How exactly would one accomplish this with the authorities making it legal to get any information from anyone for any reason , without even needing a warrant in most cases.
Editor's note: This story was determined to be a hoax.
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