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America’s Children: The Trials of Growing Up in a Police State

After a year dominated with news of police shootings of unarmed citizens (including children), SWAT team raids gone awry, photo ops of militarized police shouldering assault rifles while perched on top of armored vehicles, and reports on how the police are using asset forfeiture laws to pad their pockets with luxury cars, cash and other expensive toys, the question arises: how do you prepare a child for life in the American police state?

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In Police State USA, Kids Playing Outside is a Crime: CPS to Mom “Don’t let them play outside.”

The message from the state is clear, either you keep your kids locked up in the house or you very well may be the one locked up. “You just don’t let them play outside.” Austin, Texas – Children’s book author, Kari Anne Roy,  received an unexpected visit from Child Protective Services …

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