In anticipation of this event, the Chicago Police Department has already spent over $1 million on riot gear and sound cannons to use against rowdy demonstrators.
Reports are now surfacing that police SWAT teams are raiding the homes of protest organizers.
What is really going on here? Is this still the United States of America?
More in the videos below.
- NATO SUMMIT CHICAGO: Protesters Arrested, Police Beef up Presence (VIDEO) (blippitt.com)
- Activists Charged With Providing Material Support for Terrorism Ahead of NATO Summit (dissenter.firedoglake.com)
- Police Preemptively Raid Apartment & Arrest Activists Ahead of NATO Summit (federaljack.com)