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Call # JC599.U5 L63 2003
Title Lost liberties : Ashcroft and the assault on personal freedom / edited by Cynthia Brown
Imprint New York : New Press : Distributed by W.W. Norton, 2003
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Descript. vi, 324 p. ; 20 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [255]-302) and index
Subject Ashcroft, John D., 1942-
Civil rights -- United States
September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001
War on Terrorism, 2001-2009
Terrorism -- United States -- Prevention
Alt Author Brown, Cynthia, 1952-2013
OCLC # 52214672
Table of Contents
 Introduction / Aryeh Neier1
1The Course of Least Resistance: Repeating History in the War on Terrorism / David Cole13
2How Democracy Dies: The War on Our Civil Liberties / Nancy Chang33
3After 9/11: A Surveillance State? / Reg Whitaker52
4Secret Arrests and Preventive Detention / Kate Martin75
5Racial Profiling Post-9/11: Old Story, New Debate / Tanya E. Coke91
6Living in Fear: How the U.S. Government's War on Terror Impacts American Lives / Anthony D. Romero112
7The War on Terrorism: Guantanamo Prisoners, Military Commissions, and Torture / Michael Ratner132
8Breaking the Code: Or, Can the Press Be Saved from Itself? / Michael Tomasky151
9Balancing in a Crisis? Bioterrorism, Public Health, and Privacy / Janlori Goldman161
10The Public Health Fallout from September 11: Official Deception and Long-Term Damage / Joel R. Kupferman184
11Axis of Antagonism: U.S.-European Relations and the War on Terror / Gary Younge209
12The "War on Terror" and Women's Rights: A Pakistan-Afghan Perspective / Farida Shaheed222
13Human Rights, the Bush Administration, and the Fight against Terrorism: The Need for a Positive Vision / Kenneth Roth237