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Revealed! Obama’s secret agenda

Land seizures! A Muslim America! The president’s detractors are building a whole alternate universe of what he’s really planning for a second term

Barack Obama has been campaigning for reelection as a reasonable man, a common-sense leader with a steady hand. His stated goals for a second term in office are modest and centrist, if a bit vague on the specifics: create jobs, improve infrastructure, fight global warming.

Of course, that’s just one Barack Obama. Then there’s the other one—the one his campaign won’t be telling you about. This other Obama has plans. Secret plans.

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