John Oliver Covers the Militarization of Ferguson Police and Beyond


Considering both The Daily Show and The Colbert Report were off the air last week, John Oliver’s Last Week Tonight segment on the tragic shooting of Michael Brown by Ferguson cops – as well as the ridiculous level of American police militarization in Ferguson and beyond – was a much needed dose of sane coverage last night: “The point is, if you are a cop in the United States, you should dress for the job you have, not the job you want.”