[Reading] ➱ Guantanamo and the Abuse of Presidential Power ➹ Joseph Margulies – Dolove.info

Guantanamo and the Abuse of Presidential Power In His Address To The Nation On September , , President Bush Declared War On Terrorism And Set In Motion A Detention Policy Unlike Any We Have Ever Seen Since Then, The United States Has Seized Thousands Of People From Around The Globe, Setting Off A Firestorm Of Controversy Guantanamo And The Abuse Of Presidential Power Explores That Policy And The Intense Debates That Have Followed Written By An Expert On The Subject, One Of The Lawyers Who Fought And Won The Right For Prisoners To Have Judicial Review, This Important Book Will Be Of Immense Interest To Liberals And Conservatives Alike With Shocking Facts And Firsthand Accounts, Margulies Takes Readers Deep Into The Guanta Namo Bay Prison, Into The Interrogation Rooms And Secret Cells Where Hundreds Of Men And Boys Have Been Designated Enemy Combatants Held Without Legal Process, They Have Been Consigned To Live Out Their Days In Isolation Until The Bush Administration Sees Fit To Release Them If Itever Does Margulies Warns Americans To Be Especially Concerned By The Administration S Assertion That The Presidentcan Have Unlimited And Unchecked Legal AuthorityTracing The Arguments On Both Sides Of The Debate, This Vitally Important Book Paints A Portrait Of A Country Divided, On The Brink Of Ethical Collapse, Where The Loss Of Personal Freedoms Is Under Greater Threat Than Ever Before


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10 thoughts on “Guantanamo and the Abuse of Presidential Power

  1. says:

    Not necessarily by any virtue of its own, this book has significantly altered the order of the priorities in my life As I read what was being done to other human beings in my name, I became both outraged that such things would be done so brazenly and determined to ensure that they wouldn t happen again Since I finished this book in March of 2008, I have invested significant effort


  2. says:

    This is a very good and detailed look at the mess that the Dubbya regime made of this Written by one of the lawyers that took them on in court, it sometimes runs a bit long He makes the case though.1 the president and his administration essentially considered themselves above beyond legal touch the president claims he and he alone must have the flexibility to define the enemy as he sees


  3. says:

    A balanced and insightful first hand analysis of the legal morass that is Gitmo A hugely important work for lawyers, civil rights activists, political scientists and voters alike that also begins to tell the human consequences of one of the greatest war crimes of the Bush presidency The most critical and unanswered question is when will America bring this renegade Administration to justice


  4. says:

    This was an interesting book It was also a sad book about the abuse of power when we have an imperial presidency It is also a story of how smart people can make bad decisions and rationalize them away.


  5. says:

    This book made me want to be a lawyer


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