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tuckessee Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Sep-17-08 11:07 PM
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63. You left "the military" out of your title.
Why did you do that?

The US military will be the primary force used against the American civilian population in case of emergency.

Their experiences in Iraq and to a lesser extent Afghanistan have made them a perfectly well-heeled martial law machine, experts at cracking down and controlling disgruntled civilian masses.

Whether it be cordoning off a neighborhood for searching, randomly detaining individuals, forcibly issuing biometric national ID's, confiscating private weapons, conducting heavily armed patrols among civilian crowds, setting up unexpected checkpoints, or punishing recalcitrant cities like Fallujah the American military has shown great eagerness and skill.

Now the US Army is sending these same units on Homeland Tours. On your streets. http://www.armytimes.com/news/2008/09/army_homeland_090...

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