Recently added titles pertaining to discussions of rights and liberties. “Uncertain Justice” by Laurence Tribe talks about the impact the Roberts Court is making on American law and life. In No Place to Hide, Glenn Greenwald talks about breaking the story on the NSA’s warrantless surveillance operations and discusses the conflicting claims of national security versus information privacy. And, in The Rise of the Warrior Cop, Rodney Balko discusses the increasing use of SWAT teams for routine law enforcement. Balko, a libertarian, is concerned about what he calls the militarization of domestic policing.
Quotable"No place is as totally democratic as the town library. The only entrance requirement is interest." - Lady Bird Johnson