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Push to Create Private 'Blackwater' Police for Michigan Schools, Corporations Raises Alarm

Michigan is the Petri dish where some of the most nefarious and anti-democratic corporatist pestilence is grown and then used to infect the rest of the USA. Run by a GOP that’s been bought and paid for funded by the infamous DeVos family, and influenced by the Koch brothers’ supported Mackinac Center, the state now abounds in “Republicans Gone Wild!” legislation. But a new proposal to allow for private, for-profit police agencies which have full arrest powers but are immune from FOIA laws surprised even me. It’s insanity:

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