Civil Liberties and National Security

Civil Liberties and National Security

Some believe America's year-long war on terror has posed new and serious threats to our civil liberties. A panel discusses the trade-offs between individual freedoms and national security.

Some believe America's year-long war on terror has posed new and serious threats to our civil liberties. A panel discusses the trade-offs between individual freedoms and national security.

Guests

David Cole

professor of law at Georgetown University Law Center and author of "The Torture Memos: Rationalizing the Unthinkable". Previous books include "Less Safe, Less Free," and "Terrorism and the Constitution."

Jeffrey Rosen

professor of law at the George Washington University and legal affairs editor of "The New Republic." He's the author of "The Supreme Court," "The Most Democratic Branch," "The Naked Crowd," and "The Unwanted Gaze."

Robert Turner

Associate Director and Co-founder of the Center for National Security Law at the University of Virginia Law School

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