Question of the Month

November 08, 2001

New laws passed in response to the Sept. 11 attacks give the government added police powers. But civil libertarians warn they may imperil the rights of the innocent.

Do we need to limit civil rights to prevent terrorism?

What rights would you be willing to surrender?

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