US spy drones turning country into police state: Ex-Senate candidate

A new Pentagon report justifying the deployment of military spy drones over the US is further evidence that the country is developing into a “domestic police state,” a former US Senate candidate says.

“The federal government of the United States in increasingly deciding to use the American military in ways that are a violation of the constitutional traditions of this country,” said Mark Dankof, who is also a broadcaster and pastor in San Antonio, Texas. 

“It’s very clear that the average American citizen can and will be subjected to things that are completely unconstitutional, warrantless spying, warrantless break-ins, political profiling of people who are loyal dissenters and peaceful Americans,” Dankof told Press TV on Thursday.

Dankof said the US is moving toward becoming a “police state” similar to Israel. Israel has played a major role in assisting US law enforcement departments to increase their domestic surveillance…

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