The Department of Homeland Security was created post 9/11 to prevent terror-related incidents. Its budget in 2017 was $40.6 billion and since its creation there have been 37 acts of terror on U.S. soil, resulting in 151 deaths. In contrast, American non-suicide, gun-related deaths from 2001 to 2013 totaled approximately 156,000. Of course we will never know how many terror-related deaths might have occurred had we not spent billions of dollars on security, but one can only assume that the... [Read More]
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