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Civil rights in wartime the post-9/11 Sikh experience by Dawinder S. Sidhu

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Published by Ashgate Pub. in Farnham, Surrey [UK], Burlington, VT .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Sikhs -- Civil rights -- United States,
  • Discrimination -- Law and legislation -- United States,
  • Minorities -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States,
  • Terrorism -- Prevention -- Law and legislation -- United States,
  • September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001,
  • Terrorism -- United States -- Prevention

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby Dawinder S. Sidhu and Neha Singh Gohil.
ContributionsGohil, Neha Singh.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsKF4755 .S59 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24001988M
ISBN 109780754675532, 9780754699255
LC Control Number2009031264

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Insightful book that delves into the Federal violations of Civil Rights in time of war, specifically during the Lincoln Administration followed by the Wilson and Franklin Roosevelt Administrations. During the Lincoln Administration, there was a clamp down on the freedom of the press with many opposition news editors jailed, especially before /5(24). Reviews 'In Civil Rights in Wartime: The Post 9/11 Sikh Experience, authors Sidhu and Gohil remind America of the need to guard closely against the human propensity to let ignorance and fear prevail against our better sensibilities, especially during wartime. 'In Civil Rights in Wartime: The Post 9/11 Sikh Experience, authors Sidhu and Gohil remind America of the need to guard closely against the human propensity to let ignorance and fear prevail against our better sensibilities, especially during wartime. They provide a much-needed and valuable contribution to our awareness of how times of war can Cited by: 2.   The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Civil Rights in Wartime: The Post-9/11 Sikh Experience by Dawinder S. Sidhu, Neha Singh Gohil | at Barnes & Noble. FREE Due to Pages:

Mr. Sidhu’s work focuses on discrimination against Muslim-Americans and those perceived to be Muslim, and he is coauthor of a book published in titled Civil Rights in Wartime. At earlier, regrettable moments in this nation's past, Blacks as a race were thought to be property or inferior beings. Read "Civil Rights in Wartime The Post-9/11 Sikh Experience" by Dawinder S. Sidhu available from Rakuten Kobo. In the days, months, and now years following the events of September 11th, , discrimination against the Sikh communi Brand: Taylor And Francis.   Thus, this book is a good, interesting, history of the topic of U.S. civil rights during war and national emergency and thus is relevant to today. It is good book for attorneys, civil rights activists, as well as people interested in their rights as citizens of the U.S.5/5(4). Chief Justice Rehnquist spoke about the constriction of civil liberties during used examples of civil liberties lost during the Civil War, such as the writ of habeas corpus, which.

Chief Justice Rehnquist discussed civil liberties during wartime and what freedoms are sacrificed during war. He went over the history of several instances of civil liberty cases during war and.   In All the Laws but One, William H. Rehnquist, Chief Justice of the United States, provides an insightful and fascinating account of the history of civil liberties during wartime and illuminates the cases where presidents have suspended the law in the name of national security. Abraham Lincoln, champion of freedom and the rights of man, suspended the writ of habeas corpus/5. The civil rights movement (also known as the American civil rights movement and other terms) in the United States was a decades-long struggle by African Americans to end legalized racial discrimination, disenfranchisement and racial segregation in the United States. The movement has its origins in the Reconstruction era during the late 19th century, although the movement achieved its largest Resulted in: Rulings by federal judiciary: "Separate but . News and updates regarding the book, Civil Rights in Wartime: The Post-9/11 Sikh Experience, by Sidhu & Gohil Wednesday, Decem Event: DC Book Launch.