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Coming Sunday: Alan M. Dershowitz on fighting terrorism under the rule of law

A Palestinian fighter from the armed wing of Hamas gestures inside an underground tunnel in Gaza Aug. 18.
Khalil Hamra/Associated Press
A Palestinian fighter from the armed wing of Hamas gestures inside an underground tunnel in Gaza Aug. 18.

In a five-part series starting Sunday, Alan M. Dershowitz, professor emeritus at Harvard Law School, addresses the trade-offs between civil liberties and national security.

Sunday: Human shields

Monday: Surveillance

Tuesday: Terrorist detentions

Wednesday: Targeted killings

Thursday: Justified torture