Unless you’ve experienced it, you can never really know. Here are five books that come closest to conveying the horror.
At most, it only further proves the incompatibility of a secret intelligence service and an open democracy.
Reframing the CIA’s interrogation techniques as a violation of scientific and medical ethics may be the best way to achieve accountability.
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.