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A Police State

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Abstract

In many ways, the Clinton administration’s foreign policy initiatives helped lay the groundwork for those implemented during the administration of George W. Bush. For both, efforts to combat terrorism marked the beginning of a transformation into a police state.

Keywords

Police State Terrorist Organization Attorney General Civil Disobedience Bush Administration 
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Notes

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