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What Changed When Everything Changed: 9/11 and the Making of National Identity

What Changed When Everything Changed:  9/11 and the Making of National Identity

by Joseph Margulies,
The Florida Courier, June 21, 2013

At an event marking the ninth anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks on the United States, Joseph Margulies asked members of the audience if they had an opinion about the USA Patriot Act, which gave the government new powers to conduct surveillance, collect information and detain aliens with little or no judicial oversight.

 

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