Moore supporting activists who have mounted a case against the Obama administration seeking change on civil liberties issues.

 

This article titled “Michael Moore asks citizens to stand up to Obama on civil liberties issue” was written by Paul Harris in New York, for guardian.co.uk on Thursday 7th February 2013 16.56 UTC

Michael Moore, the gadfly documentarian who has made a career out of fighting against conservative issues, has called for US citizens to stand up to President Barack Obama and back a court case he says is fighting a dangerous erosion of civil liberties.

The case has been brought against a little known piece of legislation called the National Defence Authorization Act (NDAA), which critics say has been changed to grant Obama the power to indefinitely detain American citizens without charge.

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