SWAT Team Raids Texas Organic Farm, Holds Residents At Gunpoint

The latest example of the militarization of police comes out of the Lone Star State. A community of people had the audacity to live on a 3.5-acre self-sustaining organic farm in Arlington, Texas they called the Garden of Eden. That alone is enough of an offense these days that warrants drone surveillance and swift action from a SWAT team decked out in military gear, wielding automatic weapons. In their raid, SWAT team members mowed down grass that city code enforcers claimed was too high and ripped Read more […]