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    • The Rights of the People

    • How Our Search for Safety Invades Our Liberties
    • By: David K. Shipler
    • Narrated by: David K. Shipler
    • Length: 14 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4 out of 5 stars 14
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      4 out of 5 stars 9
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 9

    How have our rights to privacy and justice been undermined? What exactly have we lost? Pulitzer Prize-winner David K. Shipler searches for the answers to these questions by examining the historical expansion and contraction of our fundamental rights and, most pointedly, the real-life stories of individual men and women who have suffered.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • It's Not Politics, It's About Rights

    • By Ray on 07-27-11

    Regular price: $21.95

    • Freedom of Speech: Mightier Than the Sword

    • By: David K. Shipler
    • Narrated by: David K. Shipler
    • Length: 12 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 6
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 6

    Focusing on recent free speech controversies across the nation, Shipler maps a rapidly shifting topography of political and cultural norms: parents in Michigan rallying to teachers vilified for their reading lists; conservative ministers risking their churches' tax-exempt status to preach politics from the pulpit; national security reporters using techniques more common in dictatorships to avoid leak prosecution.

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Rights at Risk

    • The Limits of Liberty in Modern America
    • By: David K. Shipler
    • Narrated by: David K. Shipler
    • Length: 15 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
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      5 out of 5 stars 6
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 6

    With telling anecdote and detail, Pulitzer Prize-winner David K. Shipler explores the territory where the Constitution meets everyday America, where legal compromises - before and since 9/11 - have undermined the criminal justice system’s fairness, enhanced the executive branch’s power over citizens and immigrants, and impaired some of the freewheeling debate and protest essential in a constitutional democracy.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • what about the right to bear arms

    • By Bonnie Bee on 05-22-15

    Regular price: $21.95