WASHINGTON (AP) — A man who authorities say is a leader of the far-right Oath Keepers militia group and helped to organize a ring of other extremists and led them in the attack last month at the...apnews.com
The FBI designated them an extremist group with ties to white nationalism for about three months then suddenly claimed it was a mistake a week before an FBI informant became chairman of the organisation...
The FBI said Tuesday that a southwest Washington law enforcement agency was mistaken when it reported that federal officials described a right-wing group as “extremist.”www.opb.org
There's definitely a perceived symbiosis... you only had to hear the protesters' shock at being shot at "they're supposed to shoot black people, not us".another point to contemplate: a small but not insignificant number of police and US military personnel happen to be pretty racist, some even members of white supremists organizations. who's to say the same isn't true of the FBI?
and is it the chicken or the egg?: do some racist people become cops, or do police forces recruit racists?
i dont think that was what version was suggesting in this case. probably positing a situation where once youre in your in for lifeI doubt he can just phone up and say "What you working on?" - maybe via a mate, not officially though.