NDAA 2012: Hope you don’t get indefinitely detained

January 25, 2013 by History in a Hurry

The National Defense Authorization Act of 2012 (NDAA) includes provisions that allow the military to indefinitely detain American citizens without due process of law. It is a throwback to the pre-Magna Carta era, when the king could toss anybody into a dungeon forever. How’s that for “progressive”?

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