Radley Balko on the Militarization of America’s Police Force | VICE United States–what happened to the demilitarization surge?

Have we heard anything about the demilitarization of the police recently? The American people have the memory of gnats and the American mainstream media are happy to provide the gnat food, while the politicians are wined and dined by the lobbyists for the military-police-total surveillance industrial complex. The chance of something changing here is zero to none. We are the enemy now and fear is the binding glue of the fascist police state–expect to witness an event on domestic soil that raises the levels of our fear.