When Foreign and Domestic Policy Overlap: How Two Decades of a Militant Foreign Policy Set the Stage for a Violent Repression of Domestic Dissent

It is increasingly clear that the reason that visuals from both Ferguson in 2014 and the current protests across America are so strikingly similar to the images that have emerged from American imperial adventures is that there has been a concerted effort across a range of presidential administrations to militarise the police.