TITLE

In the Matter of George W. Bush v. the Constitution

AUTHOR(S)
Schoenfeld, Gabriel
PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
Commentary;Jun2008, Vol. 125 Issue 6, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses criticism against United States President George W. Bush concerning his administration's conduct of the war on terrorism. The author addresses claims that the United States government reacted to the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in ways radically transformed the U.S. legal system and stripped American citizens of time-honored rights.
ACCESSION #
32898298

 

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