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These 9 Bizarre & Terrifying Laws Were Actually Passed In The United States

The house of Attorney General Palmer after being bombed by anarchists in 1919

Along with pardoning Manning, Obama should have repealed 1917 Espionage Act - http://www.juancole.com/2017/01/pardoning-repealed-espionage.html

Margaretha Geertruida Zelle MacLeod (1876 –1917), better known by the stage name Mata Hari, was a Dutch exotic dancer and courtesan who was convicted of being a spy and executed by firing squad in France under charges of espionage for Germany during World War I. Photo 1910

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A version of Chafee's "Free Speech in War Times", the work that helped changed Justice Holmes' mind