A series of impassioned pleas on Capitol Hill - from the military, Catholic bishops, intelligence experts and others - not to pass a bill allowing the president the right to seize anyone in this country, detain him or her without charges indefinitely and torture them in secret. Please do not look away. Fight back - for your freedom.
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