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When they come for you : how police and government are trampling our liberties--and how to take them back / David Kirby.

Kirby, David, 1960- (author.).

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  • 11 of 12 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Clinton PL - Clinton 323.044 KIR (Text) 36806002104980 NON-FICTION 2ND FLOOR Available -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville 323.044 Kir (Text) 32604000206581 DCTPLD AD Non-Fiction Available -
Jay Co PL - Portland 323.044 K58 (Text) 76383000472300 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch 323.044 KIRB (Text) 39391006976797 Nonfiction Available -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville 323.044 KIR (Text) 37323005467298 NONFIC Available -
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library 323.044 KIR (Text) 78551000544906 Non-Fiction Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle 323.044 KIRB (Text) 39231033613767 Adult Non-fiction Collection Available -
Peabody PL - Columbia City NON-FICTION 323 KIRBY (Text) 30403002391316 Adult - Non-Fiction Available -
Putnam County Public Library - Main 323.044 KIR (Text) 30041002318200 Adult Checked out 02/25/2021
Shelby Co PL - Shelbyville Main Library 323.044 KIR (Text) 78731000512877 Adult Nonfiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250064363
  • Physical Description: xvi, 381 pages ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2019.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages [343]-367) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
When cops burst through your door : warrantless home raids -- L'enfant c'est moi-child protective services and state-sponsored kidnapping -- Your money or your freedom -- When policing pays for itself -- Free speech and the individual American -- Protestors, the press, and an embattled First Amendment -- State power run amok -- Cops, courts, and jails.
Summary, etc.:
"A revealing book about how government, law enforcement, and bureaucratic interests are seizing our property, our children, our savings, and our fundamental American rights-and how to fight back. Liberty and justice for all is the bedrock of American democracy, but has America betrayed our founders' vision for the nation? In When They Come For You, New York Times bestselling author David Kirby exposes federal, state, and local violations of basic constitutional rights that should trouble every American, whether liberal, conservative, or libertarian. Free speech, privacy, protection from unreasonable search and seizure, due process, and equal protection under the law are rights that belong to every American citizen, but are being shredded at an alarming rate all across the country. Police and prosecutorial misconduct, overzealous bureaucrats with virtually unchecked power, unwarranted searches, SWAT-style raids on the homes of innocent Americans, crackdowns on a free press and the right to protest, removing children from their parents without cause, "debtors prisons," restricting freedom of health choice, seizing private assets for government profit, and much more demonstrate how deeply our rights and our national values are eroding. When They Come For You uses true stories of everyday citizens to reveal how our federal, state, and municipal governments, police, lawmakers, judges, revenue agents, unelected power brokers, and even government social workers are eviscerating our most fundamental liberties. And, it shows how people are fighting back-and winning"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Civil rights > United States.
Liberty > United States.
Abuse of administrative power > United States.
Police power > United States.
Constitutional law > United States.
United States > Politics and government > 2017-
Genre: Politics and Global Affairs.
Society and Culture.
Nonfiction.

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