“Your Papers, Please!” The Origin and Evolution of Official Identity in the United States

  By Carl Watner From Issue Number 121   The chief principle of a well-regulated police state is this: That each citizen shall be at all times and places … recognized as this or that particular person. No one must remain unknown to the police. This can be attained with certainty only in the following …

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