The Patriot Act
The Media is for the Patriot Act because it is an Anti-Terrorism act that protects U.S. Citizens
CNN focused on protecting citizens basic human and civil rights
A lot of people didn't like the idea of this because it gives the government the power to invade your privacy without you knowing.
It is a good thing for America because it has prevented several potential terrorist attacks
Historical criticism was used in the Patriot Act because it was created in 2001, 14 years ago
Criticized by Americans because many did not like the Patriot Act because instead of just investigating terrorists, the government could investigate anyone living in the United States