New Ferguson page on LSW

In an attempt to provide a context for understanding events in Ferguson as well as some sort of view of events as they develop, LSW has set up a Ferguson page.

Pentagon and Ferguson

Saturday, August 16, 2014: –  “Department of Defense provided surplus military vehicles, rifles, pistols to local police departments.” USA Today article, about the Pentagon arming St. Louis country law enforcement agencies with rifles and pistols. The article states, “Ferguson Police Department is part of a federal program called 1033 that distributes hundreds of millions of […]