[In its decision in Holder v. Humanitarian Law Project the Supreme Court decided that the] U.S. government can decide unilaterally who is a terrorist organization and who is not. Anyone speaking to such a designated terrorist group is “providing material support” to the terrorists—and is therefore subject to prosecution at the discretion of the U.S. government.
Tuesday, June 22, 2010
Does the Holder v. Humanitarian Law Project decision make the U.S. a Fascist Police-State?
Tough words, but read Gonzalo Lira's guest post in Naked Capitalism. Here's the summary paragraph.