Feds Spend Millions on Failed Program to Combat Extremism in America

Members of a Federal Bureau of Investigation SWAT team are seen during an FBI field training exercise

The U.S. government has spent millions in taxpayer dollars on programs to combat violent extremism, despite zero evidence these programs have prevented the growth of terrorists in the United States, according to Congress, which criticized the FBI and Department of Homeland Security for enacting policy preventing its authorities from referencing “Islam” and “Islamic terrorism.”