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"Law and Liberty in a "Secure Homeland"" icon

Law and Liberty in a "Secure Homeland"

This site includes numerous links related to civil liberties in general, the USA Patriot Act, Homeland Security, and civil liberties after 9/11. The site offers a critical perspective and includes "Reflection Questions" that encourage visitors to think about issues and come to their own conclusions.


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Judith McDaniel
Judith McDaniel (Faculty)
10 years ago

This is an invaluable site for teaching issues of privacy and security. I intend to use some of this material at the undergraduate and graduate levels. I like the range of resources and opinions.  I have already recommended it to a student in Social Justice (undergrad) who is researching the Patriot Act.  I only wish the updates were more specifically marked.  Much has changed since 2003.

Technical Remarks:

Broken links:

P. 3 Propaganda Remix Project link broken

P. 4 FBI Carnivore broken

Time spent reviewing site: 50 minutes
Jordan Weisbeck
Jordan Weisbeck (Student)
12 years ago

This seems like it would be very helpful in the history classroom.  It gives an in depth analysis of what the class will be doing for that particular class period.