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Opinion | 'Militia' or 'terrorists'? The terms aren't mutually exclusive

Opinion | 'Militia' or 'terrorists'? The terms aren't mutually exclusive

October 13, 2020 | Peter F. Trumbore

The 13 men arrested on federal and state charges to kidnap Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer are members of, or affiliated with, armed militias. They allegedly were planning acts of terrorism. So what do we call them?