Sunday, January 15, 2012

'Nuff said

(Taking context-optional note of thought-provoking quotes)

At what point does the reduction of individual rights in our country change how we define ourselves?

-- Jonathan Turley, a law professor at George Washington University School of Law, in a Washington Post op-ed that assembles the "mosaic" of reductions of liberties in the United States since the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. It is a list familiar to readers, and includes points described in IntLawGrrl Kristine A. Huskey's recent post on Guantánamo. And in a separateWaPo commentary this week, NYU Law's Karen J. Greenberg asked another provocative question:
What would a world without Guantanamo be like?

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