Are riots next?  Some may think the tinderbox is ready.  Perhaps, all that is needed is someone light it up: summer heat plus no electricity, plus hunger, plus job loss, plus polarized citizenry. 



The U. S. government has ramped up security and police-related spending in response to the coronavirus pandemic.  The Federal Government’s orders are for

  • disposable cuffs
  • gas masks
  • ballistic helmets
  • riot gloves
  • equipment for federal police assigned to Veterans Affairs facilities

Please read more here.