Maximum Security

Published August 20th, 2011

The other day I talked to a friend in Hyde Park who, along with her neighbors, is challenging a wireless communications tower slated for construction in her backyard. So what else is new?

This: Hyde Park’s isn’t just any tower. It would be one of dozens across the state, said my friend, funded by Homeland Security grants to the Vermont Communications Board (VCOMM) to aid first responders in a terrorist attack.

Read more at Seven Days.

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  1. When do we recognize the U.S. has become a POLICE STATE? Surely it is a “failed state” ethically: money for surveillance, torture, prisons, drones…less and less for schools, health care, environmental protection, human needs. I weep!

    Comment by Peggy Brick — August 22, 2011 @ 1:13 pm

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