- Illegal search and seizures of citizens
- Illegal home invasions without notice
- Domestic spying via wiretaps
- Secret tribunals
- Secret arrests and indefinate detentions
- Secret prisons
- Critizism of political figures a crime
- Torture policies
- Use of the military for indiscriminate invasions
- Lying about policies at will
- Suppression of the free press
Sounds like a banana republic doesn't it?
Guess again - Modern day America under the rule of George W. Bush.