• Unrest in Ferguson: America's Military Police Problem


    • Protests in Ferguson started when the Ferguson Police Department refused to identify the officer involved in questionable shooting of African American teenager, Michael Brown
    • Ferguson Police Department responded to the protest with a massive use of military weapons including usage of tear gas, military-grade guns and armories
    • Ferguson also brings attention the issue of inflow of military weapons from Pentagon to police departments all over America, a dangerous trend?
  • Unrest in Ferguson: America's Military Police Problem


    • Protests in Ferguson started when the Ferguson Police Department refused to identify the officer involved in questionable shooting of African American teenager, Michael Brown
    • Ferguson Police Department responded to the protest with a massive use of military weapons including usage of tear gas, military-grade guns and armories
    • Ferguson also brings attention the issue of inflow of military weapons from Pentagon to police departments all over America, a dangerous trend?
  • Unrest in Ferguson: America's Military Police Problem


    • Protests in Ferguson started when the Ferguson Police Department refused to identify the officer involved in questionable shooting of African American teenager, Michael Brown
    • Ferguson Police Department responded to the protest with a massive use of military weapons including usage of tear gas, military-grade guns and armories
    • Ferguson also brings attention the issue of inflow of military weapons from Pentagon to police departments all over America, a dangerous trend?
  • Q: 
    How was the Ferguson Police Department able to get Pentagon-grade weapons?
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    Billy Susanto

    Founder of Awesome/ August 15, 2014 - 15:46

    This is a good article: http://www.usatoday.com/story/opinion/2014/08/13/ferguson-police-michael-brown-militarization-column/14006383/

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    Billy Susanto

    Founder of Awesome/ August 15, 2014 - 15:32

    Wait.

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  • Q: 
    Where is Ferguson?
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    Billy Susanto

    Founder of Awesome/ August 15, 2014 - 15:14

    Is it really in St. Louis County?

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    Chris Aston

    Student at NYU/ August 15, 2014 - 15:10

    St. Louis County

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