Liberty: It's What We're Fighting For

If the President allows the war on terror to strip Americans of their freedoms, even destroying Osama bin Laden will be a hollow victory

For weeks, Administration officials right up to President Bush have exhorted Americans to defeat the "evildoers" by carrying on with our normal lives: shopping, traveling, investing, celebrating the holidays as always. The talk may be comforting to a nation shocked by the September 11 attacks and the subsequent anthrax scare. Just one problem: Bush is talking the talk, but not walking the walk.

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