Book Discussion on How Patriotic is the Patriot Act?

Mr. Etzioni moderated a discussion on the pros and cons of the Patriot Act. Joining Professor Etzioni for the discussion is… read more

Mr. Etzioni moderated a discussion on the pros and cons of the Patriot Act. Joining Professor Etzioni for the discussion is former U.S. assistant attorney general Dinh who is currently a law professor at Georgetown University), and electronic privacy expert Mr. Rotenberg. They discussed the example of the Afghan detainees at Guantanamo Naval Base in Cuba who were held without due process. They also talked about the findings of the September 11 Commission. The panelists answered questions from members of the audience.

Mr. Etzioni is the author of How Patriotic is the Patriot Act?: Freedom Versus Security in the Age of Terrorism, published by Routledge. close

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  • Dinh, Viet D. Assistant Attorney General (Former) Department of Justice->Office of Legal Policy
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Book Discussion on How Patriotic is the Patriot Act?

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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Nov 21, 2004
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