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Patriot Act: a Public Meditation is not a work of theatre but a provocative, funny, and scary expose of threats to our American democracy and freedom. Media critic and political commentator Mark Crispin Miller (the author of books including The Bush Dyslexicon: Obdservations on a National Disorder and the upcoming Cruel and Unusual: Bush/Cheney's New World Order) says there are powerful forces at work in our country, that are undermining and erasing our fundamental liberties by their relentless contempt for democratic practice and free speech. mIllder diagrams, pulls aprat, and talks audiences through a multi-media presentation of a wealth of material drawn from official government reports, press conference transcripts, and news service material to evidence his case. Additional performances on Saturday, July 10th and 17th at 3:00pm.

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