Send a Tweet
Most Popular Choices
Poll Analyses
Share on Facebook 2 Share on Twitter Printer Friendly Page More Sharing
General News    H3'ed 10/29/15

The U.S. Police State: How The United States Has Become Its Own Worst Nightmare (infographic)

Follow Me on Twitter     Message Scott Baker
Become a Fan
  (81 fans)

Copyrighted Image? DMCA

Has the U.S. become a police state?

Swat raids up by 10X in 20 years, most just to execute a search warrant

Heavy militarization of police forces

More people fatally shot by police per DAY than by British police in 3 YEARS

9 Federal gov't agencies have swat teams - Dept of Education, NASA, Consumer Product Safety Commission, etc.

Read the rest of the story HERE:



News 2   Supported 2   Must Read 1  
Rate It | View Ratings

Scott Baker Social Media Pages: Facebook Page       Twitter Page       Linked In Page       Instagram Page

Scott Baker is a Managing Editor & The Economics Editor at Opednews, and a blogger for Huffington Post, Daily Kos, and Global Economic Intersection.

His anthology of updated Opednews articles "America is Not Broke" was published by Tayen Lane Publishing (March, 2015) and may be found here:

Scott is a former President of Common Ground-NYC (, a Geoist/Georgist activist group. He has written dozens of articles for (more...)

Go To Commenting
The views expressed herein are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.
Follow Me on Twitter     Writers Guidelines
Contact AuthorContact Author Contact EditorContact Editor Author PageView Authors' Articles
Support OpEdNews

OpEdNews depends upon can't survive without your help.

If you value this article and the work of OpEdNews, please either Donate or Purchase a premium membership.

If you've enjoyed this, sign up for our daily or weekly newsletter to get lots of great progressive content.
Daily Weekly     OpEdNews Newsletter
   (Opens new browser window)

To View Comments or Join the Conversation: