Freitag, 5.3.2004, 15:15h

David Cole

Their Liberty, Our Security: Double Standards in the United States’ War on Terrorism

The US is imposing burdens and obligations on foreign nationals that would not be acceptable if applied to its own citizens. Such double standards, Cole contends, are normatively wrong, counterproductive as a matter of security, and likely to erode citizens’ rights in the long term.