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Is America Becoming a Police State?

Is American Becoming a Police State?A few months ago I was having a discussion with a group of very socially conscious, highly intelligent graduate students who read widely and deeply in social and political ethics. Somehow the question whether America could ever become a police state came up. One student perceptively asked "How would we know?" What he meant was, how would we know if we were in a police state? Do most people who live in police states know they are living in a police … [Read more...]