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The Irrationality of Giving Up This Much Liberty to Fight Terror

The Irrationality of Giving Up This Much Liberty to Fight Terror

The Atlantic - Conor Friedersdorf

When confronted by far deadlier threats, Americans are much less willing to cede freedom and privacy. The image is still powerful, isn't it? So are the anger, and the memories. Most Americans don't just remember where they were on September 11, 2001 -- they remember feeling frightened. Along with …

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