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...PATRIOT ACT PATRIOT ACT Patriot Act was signed in October 26, 2001. This Act was a response to terrorist attacks of September 11, and was aimed to encourage American citizens oppose terrorism and inspire their patriotic feelings. Thus, critics admit both advantages and disadvantages of this Act seeing it as unconstitutional and unlawful. By describing themselves as genuine Americans and by framing their claims on behalf of the nation or the people, President Bush attained a nationwide consensus and succeeded in portraying their opponents as an anti-national faction.
The main advantages of the act are that it preserves liberties that the Constitution guarantees Americans, it guarantees... Running Head...