Washington contemplates deploying the Armed Forces for domestic law enforcement.

Italy, Greece, some Baltic and East European states have contemplated in public or made use of the army in the recent past. At some point, mounting unemployment will make the army indispensable to keep order. If, as I suspect, we should pass the 15% unemployment level in Europe and the USA by the end of this year, Western governments will not only need to keep order at home but they will have to find a way to channel public anger away from their own failings…



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