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Jews For The Preservation of Firearms Ownership, Inc.
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January 14, 2001

We need your help!

As part of a research project, The Liberty Crew is looking for documented examples of everyday life in police states. We need your help finding books, articles and Web sites that show how ordinary people live and survive in countries such as Cuba, Pinochet's Chile, Peron's Argentina, China, Nazi Germany, the Soviet Union, Greece under Papadopoulos, the Eastern Bloc countries -- or any other regime that an impartial observer would easily recognize as a police state.

This information will be used to show that a police state is not just stormtroopers and concentration camps; a police state is also a pervasive and oppressive way of life. We need specific examples of the difficulties of daily living, such as:

If you can point us toward vivid, well-documented sources for this or any other information on daily life under political tyranny, please send URLs, book titles or other information to: (please indicate that the e-mail is for the research project in the Subject heading as well as at the top of the message so it won't get lost in the mass of e-mail we get every day!)

NOTE: Our project will also deal with police state policies and behavior in the U.S., Britain and Australia, as well as contemporary Europe and Japan. But our greatest need at the moment is for information from and about well-recognized police states, so that we may contrast and compare those regimes with what's happening in the "free world" today.

Thank you for your help!

The Liberty Crew

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