Tuesday 25 October 2011
Glenn Greenwald: Why Is the Elite Class Protected Under America’s Justice System?
by: Mark Karlin, Truthout | Interview
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Mark Karlin: Although your book, “With Liberty and Justice for Some: How the Law Is Used to Destroy Equality and Protect the Powerful,” is primarily on the increasingly adverse climate for civil liberties at the federal level, needless to say, your title seems made to order for what is happening with Occupy Wall Street. Protesters are getting arrested, while the elite perpetrators of Wall Street malfeasance and fraud go free. Is this a localized application of “how the law is used to destroy equality and protect the powerful”?