$1.48 Billion to Militarize America

$1.48 Billion to Militarize America

by Bess Byers of agenerationempowered.org

In wake of last week’s tragic shootings, social media has been a blaze. #BlackLivesMatter. #BlueLivesMatter. #AllLivesMatter. What no one is mentioning is #MilitarizationMatters. That’s right, between 2006 and 2014 the federal government spent $1.48 billion to militarize domestic agencies with guns, ammunition and supplies.

full transcript with sources:
http://www.agenerationempowered.org/blog/militarization-of-americas-domestic-agencies

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