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Unconstitutional: The War on Our Civil Liberties

  • Release Date: Sep 11, 2004
  • Runtime: 1 hr. 8 min.
  • Genres: Documentary
  • Director:Nonny de la Pena

Synopsis

In the wake of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, the United States Congress passed what became known as "The Patriot Act," a package of legislation President George W. Bush and his cabinet claimed was intended to help law enforcement officials take steps to stop terrorism. However, the bill was run through Congress so quickly that very few lawmakers were able to read it before it was passed, and it wasn't long before many Americans began to ask if the act posed a real threat to civil liberties...more

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