The Uvalde Massacre Has Exposed the Lies That Once Justified Police Militarization

Source: Jacobin
by Branko Marcetic

“For years, the ever-increasing militarization of US police forces has been cast by its defenders as an indispensable tool for dealing with large-scale violence and mass-casualty events. Since the Uvalde massacre last month, that rationale lies in tatters.” (06/07/22)