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The post-9/11 watch-list laws empower the government to impose harsh, discriminatory economic sanctions on individuals and groups rightly or wrongly suspected of terrorism, and strongly encourage businesses, financial institutions, and charities to be complicit in such blacklisting. Whatever happened to due process and equal application of the law?

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Jeannette Lee

Jeannette Lee is an Atlantic Media Fellow. Previously, she worked as an Associated Press reporter in Alaska and Hawaii.
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