Message from John Kerry: End the Era of Ashcroft

:: A Letter from John Kerry ::
John Kerry for President

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The First 100 Days:

							End the Era of Ashcroft

Dear Bruce,

All of us who use our local public libraries are used to signs being posted on the walls. But go now to the library and you might be greeted with a new sign, a sign that tells us that some of our most basic freedoms are in danger of being taken from us.

One sign reads: “Attention: Under Section 215 of the USA Patriot Act…records of all books and materials you borrow from this library, and of Internet sites you visit on library computers, may be obtained by federal agents. This law prohibits librarians from informing you if federal agents have obtained records.”

Equality, liberty, and justice for all. We teach our children that these rights are inalienable. But under the Bush Administration, we are being shown how fragile they really are - and how much they must be defended.

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							No one will be stronger in defending this nation than I, but I will do so without surrendering the rights and liberties we are fighting to defend.

In my first hundred days as President, I will restore our commitment to civil rights and individual rights. And that will begin with the appointment of an Attorney General whose commitment to and understanding of the Constitution is as great as that of all Americans.

When I am President, we will protect individual rights, not roll them back. We will protect equal rights, privacy rights, and a woman’s right to choose. And we will restore the constitutional foundation of this nation.

It’s time to end the era of Ashcroft.

When the President runs attack ads claiming Democrats are opposed to the War on Terror it is an assault on our very patriotism. The America we believe in doesn’t quiet dissent - it encourages it. That’s the America I and others fought for. We will stand up and fight.

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												John Kerry

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