Jeffrey Rosen, the CEO of the National Constitution Center, argues that the Justice Department’s efforts to keep the Voting Rights Act alive face long-term resistance at the Supreme Court.
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In this commentary, National Constitution Center CEO Jeffrey Rosen looks at the language the Obama administration uses about its spying programs, and why we really need to see the legal memos justifying such actions to fully understand them.
The White House’s response to the explosive revelations about the National Security Agency has essentially boiled down to this: Trust us, we’re doing this for your own good, and we’re going about it the right way. But the public is not buying it.
When it comes to surveillance and national-security leaks, what’s protected by the Constitution, what isn’t–and what’s changing?
The National Constitution Center’s Jeffrey Rosen looks back at “a darker side of the American psyche,” the 1919 raids that sparked a backlash from American citizens and the courts about civil liberties.