Voice of Witness is delighted to announce our next title, Patriot Acts: Narratives of Post-9/11 Injustice, can now be pre-ordered through the McSweeney’s Store Edited by author and civil rights attorney Alia Malek, Patriot Acts tells the stories of men and women who have been needlessly swept up in the War on Terror. In their own words, narrators recount personal experiences of the post-9/11 backlash that have deeply altered their lives and communities.
Advance Praise for Patriot Acts
“Gripping. This is an important book that takes us beyond the featureless generalities of the post-9/11 drama to show us the particular experiences of individual human beings, each one living a life unlike any other.”
—Tamim Ansary, author of West of Kabul, East of New York
“The narratives collected in this important and timely book will go a long way toward helping us deal with the reality of what we have been through, and where we are going, since the attacks of 9/11.”
—Reza Aslan, author of No god but God: The Origins, Evolution, and Future of Islam