Resist the Silent Erosion of Our Civil Rights
Since 9/11 we have started two wars, passed The Patriot Act, and enacted additional laws that are slowly eroding American's civil rights—all of this in the name of a more secure country. In a recent Washington Post article, Jonathan Turley, a public interest law professor at George Washington University, outlines ten reasons why the U.S. is no longer the "land of the free."
Where do we draw the line between our long-standing rights and our security? Consider the language used to define the issue as a starting point.