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Fort Hood triggerman aided team on Homeland Security task force

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posted on Nov, 6 2009 @ 03:25 PM
Just found this article on another website...

NEW YORK – Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan, the alleged shooter in yesterday's massacre at Fort Hood, played a homeland security advisory role in President Barack Obama's transition into the White House, according to a key university policy institute document. The Homeland Security Policy Institute at George Washington University published a document May 19, entitled "Thinking Anew – Security Priorities for the Next Administration: Proceedings Report of the HSPI Presidential Transition Task Force, April 2008 – January 2009," in which Hasan of the Uniformed Services University School of Medicine is listed on page 29 of the document as a Task Force Event Participant. Hasan received his medical degree from the military's Uniformed Services University School in Bethesda, Md., in 2001. Noting that the Obama administration transition was proceeding, the GWU Homeland Security Policy Institute report described on the first page the role of the Presidential Transition Task Force as including "representatives from past Administrations, State government, Fortune 500 companies, academia, research institutions and non-governmental organizations with global reach." While the GWU task force participants included several members of government, including representatives of the Department of Justice and the U.S Department of Homeland Security, there is no indication in the document that the group played any formal role in the official Obama transition, other than to serve in a university-based advisory capacity.
Shooter Advised Obama Transition
Link to the PDF Report

Another Good quote from this article...

"Muslims should stand up and fight the aggressor," Hasan said about America before he and possibly other Muslim soldiers at Fort Hood shot 43 fellow soldiers, killing 13. "He said Muslims had a right to attack" the U.S., said Col. Terry Lee, who worked with Hasan at the Texas post, where the devout Sunni Muslim refused deployment. "He said Muslims shouldn't be fighting Muslims," he added. "He was very clear on that."

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posted on Nov, 6 2009 @ 03:26 PM
I'm pretty sure that come election time, Obama will be blamed for that choice.

He's going to have a tough time getting elected again.

posted on Nov, 6 2009 @ 03:34 PM
The man certainly has a troubled past and this new revelation just adds to the mystery surrounding his motives and his ability inflict so many wounds with just two handguns.

With all of those in the military surrounding him, I am still surprised that he wasn't bum rushed and taken to the floor. At the very least, they have all had basic hand to hand combat training. That is far more training than the average citizen has ever had. I would think that he could have been taken out during a magazine change.

We still have a lot to learn about this man and his intentions.

posted on Nov, 6 2009 @ 03:46 PM
Maj Coward should have been drummed out a long time ago. The question is Why wasn't he? See the link below and wonder why.
It may not be the final answer, but it's a start.

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