#KINDLE ë Hell No: Your Right to Dissent in 21st-Century America ò eBook or E-pub free

#KINDLE · Hell No: Your Right to Dissent in 21st-Century America ó In the Age of Terrorism, the United States has become a much dangerous place for activists and dissenters, whose First Amendment rights are all too frequently abridged by the governmentIn Hell No, the Center for Constitutional Rights, the country s leading public interest law organization, offers a timely report on government attacks on dissent and protest in the United States, along with a readable and essential guide for activists, teachers, grandmothers, and anyone else who wants to oppose government policies and actions Hell No explores the current situation of attacks upon and criminalization of dissent and protest, from the surveillance of activists to the disruption of demonstrations, from the labeling of protestors as terrorists, to the jailing of those the government claims are giving material support to its perceived enemies Offering detailed, hands on advice on everything from Sneak and Peak searches to Can the Government Monitor My Text Messages and what to do If an Agent Knocks, Hell No lays out several key responses that every person should know in order to protect themselves from government surveillance and interference with their rights Beginning with a preface by Vincent Warren, executive director of the Center for Constitutional Rights and a frequent legal commentator on CNN, MSNBC, and NPR, Hell No also includes an introduction on the state of dissent today by CCR board chair Michael Ratner and Margaret Ratner Kunstler Concluding with the controversialMukasey FBI Guidelines, which currently regulate the government s domestic response to dissent, Hell No is an indispensable tool in the effort to give free speech and protest meaning in a post world Actually, I only skimmed this book even though it isn t long then had to return it to the library The 3 stars are because I think the author s information is important for Americans to understand, so I m simply grateful the book was published 2011 Having said that, some of it wasn t easy for me to understand Partly my own fault, as I was skimming, not seriously reading The other difficulty is there are a lot of unknownsgray areas in the laws, perhaps, or unknowns re what the governmen Actually, I only skimmed this book even though it isn t long then had to return it to the library The 3 stars are because I think the author s information is important for Americans to understand, so I m simply grateful the book was published 2011 Having said that, some of it wasn t easy for me to understand Partly my own fault, as I was skimming, not seriously reading The other difficulty is there are a lot of unknownsgray areas in the laws, perhaps, or unknowns re what the government is actually keeping tabs on and how Still in all, here is valuable info on Americans rights to privacy, freedom of speech, and freedom to protest, and how these rights have been eroded since 9 11