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What a Difference a Decade Makes: Ten Years of "Homeland Security" | Truthout →

On August 5, 2002, President George Bush declared, “We’re fighting … to secure freedom in the homeland.” Strikingly, he did not use the word “nation,” or “republic,” but instead adopted a term, with its Germanic overtones of blood, roots and loyalty going back generations, for a country that is not the ancestral home of most of its citizens.

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    “What kind of ‘homeland’ will we become if we do not demand that secretive domestic surveillance operations are brought...
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