David Sirota salon.com - 22 February, 2013
What does a police state really look like in practice in America? Is
it the cartoonish dystopia of sci-fi books? Is it like 1998?s “The
Siege,” which predicted a wholesale instatement of martial law? Or in
the age of the drone-wielding police department,
is it something more mundane and subtle yet nonetheless pernicious?
From this city in the middle of Middle America, it looks like the