Rights at Risk: The Limits of Liberty in Modern America

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With telling anecdote and detail, Pulitzer Prize-winner David K. Shipler explores the territory where the Constitution meets everyday America, where legal compromises -- before and since 9/11 -- have undermined the criminal justice system's fairness, enhanced the executive branch's power over citizens and immigrants, and impaired some of the freewheeling debate and protest essential in a constitutional democracy. Shipler demonstrates how these violations tamper with America's safety in unexpected ways. While a free society ...

Rights at Risk: The Limits of Liberty in Modern America 2015, Vintage

ISBN-13: 9780307947000

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Rights at Risk: The Limits of Liberty in Modern America 2012, Knopf Publishing Group, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780307594860

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