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The father of a young man captured while fighting for the Taliban in 2001 reminds us of the “dark side” of US policy after 9/11.
How the excessive militarization of the police has turned cops into counterinsurgents.
Thanks to the militarization and expansion of the “border” region, 197 million Americans now live within the jurisdiction of US Customs and Border Patrol.
Many worry that the architecture of NYPD’s surveillance system remains largely intact.
Along the US-Mexico border, the high-powered cameras are pointed at you and the drones are above you.
Since 9/11, immigration has become increasingly tangled with criminal enforcement and national security.
Robert MacLean, a US Air Marshal fired for allegedly leaking sensitive government documents, is just trying to get his job back. For the rest of us, his case has much more profound implications.
Britain’s citizenship deprivation processes may help obscure the Obama administration’s willingness to kill and kidnap Britons.
Prominent lawyers from Obama's home state of Illinois urge the president to shutter the infamous, illegal prison.
A civil rights attorney reports from the belly of the post-9/11 justice system.