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Old 10-06-2010, 03:12 PM
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Originally Posted by Harvester of Sorrow View Post
Yet it is still the best country in the world.
So, you have travelled around the whole world so you can compare?

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Originally Posted by txen View Post
We don't let the armed forces do law enforcement. In 1878 after the civil war we passed the Posse Comitatus Act. It severely limits the use of the military for internal law enforcement. The details are at Wikipedia as always if you want to know the details.
What US could do is to cut down on the expences of military forces, wars and similar and use those resources to get a grip on their own social problems.
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