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National Security and Civil Liberties
This paper considers the expansion of government intelligence gathering powers and the resulting loss of civil liberties.
# 125559 | 1,250 words | 12 sources | APA | 2008 | US

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The paper discusses the dilemma of expanding national security operations and the loss of civil liberties.

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"The terrorist attack on the United States on September 11 awakened both the government and the American public to the country's vulnerability to the determination of terrorist groups to inflict great harm and suffering on civilian targets. Almost immediately thereafter, President George W. Bush, supported almost unanimously by the U.S. Congress, called for legislation that would significantly expand the intelligence gathering powers of law enforcement agencies and the government. Over time, this expansion of powers has come under attack by those who..."

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National Security and Civil Liberties (2008, December 01) Retrieved February 07, 2023, from

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"National Security and Civil Liberties" 01 December 2008. Web. 07 February. 2023. <>