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No choice on homeland defense

In response to the October 22 Perspectives column by David Holtzman, "Homeland defense: A modest proposal":

Well done. Unfortunately, I think a lot of people will discuss it by saying something like, "Oh, that's just paranoia." But the point is that every step in this direction is a move closer to totalitarianism. We cannot avoid making choices on this issue.

Roger Bohn, Associate Professor, IR/PS
University of California
San Diego, Calif.