In this episode of the Lions of Liberty Podcast, I welcome in award winning independent journalist, the host and producer of the Truth in Media Project, Ben Swann! Ben fills us in on what’s been happening in the past year with BenSwann.com and the Truth in Media Project, why he decided to focus on the issue of police militarization, and how events in Ferguson, MO caused him to rework the project. Ben and I then go on to discuss exactly what “police militarization” is, the detrimental effects the trend is having on individual liberty, and just what is at the root of it all. Be sure to stay tuned for my wrap-up rant, as I get just a little fired up in the Lions of Liberty Studios.
Be sure to make BenSwann.com a regular stopping point on your daily interwebbing journey!
And come on back this Thursday, for the return of Libertarians in Living Rooms Drinking Liquor!
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John Daubert, editing and mastering (check out his work here)
Ron Branch for providing the Lions of Liberty Podcast theme music (check out his work here!)