Thursday, June 02, 2005

Better Read than Red, or Whoever It Is We Most Don't Trust Now

"The library tells us that you took out this book on these dates, tell us about yourself, who are you and why were you reading this book...."

Welcome to the Patriot Act, where your reading list might get you a visit from the not-so-friendly local FBI agent. At least that's what could happen without a fight led by librarians (that really isn't such a funny image, is it?) .

To learn more, check out the NPR Morning Edition story "Washington Library Tested by Patriot Act."

The Bush Administration, taking apart the Bill of Rights one right at a time.


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