By John W. Whitehead
In a central authority of Wolves: The rising American Police State, John W. Whitehead charts America's transition from a society ruled by means of we the folk to a police country ruled through the robust arm of the legislation. In such an atmosphere, the legislations turns into one more instrument to oppress the folks. As a constitutional legal professional of nationwide prominence, and as president of The Rutherford Institute, a global civil liberties association, Whitehead has been on the leading edge of the struggle for civil liberties during this state.
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A Government of Wolves: The Emerging American Police State by John W. Whitehead