Evidence abounds of US police using excessive force against demonstrators across the country, and the use of UK-made riot control equipment in the brutality could spell trouble for the influential island nation.

Police Brutality Sparks Concern in UK Over Tear Gas Exports to US
Police fire tear gas at protestors in Minneapolis, Minnesota on May 27, 2020. Photo: Steel Brooks/Anadolu Agency
Morgan Hekking holds a BA in International Relations from Hobart & William Smith Colleges in Geneva, New York.