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Author Collins, Ronald K. L.

Title We must not be afraid to be free : stories of free expression in America / Ronald K.L. Collins, Sam Chaltain
Published Oxford [UK] ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (439 pages)
Contents First Amendment fundamentalism : George Anastaplo and free-speech absolutism -- "Everybody is against the reds" : Benjamin Gitlow and the First and Fourteenth Amendments -- Calling Dr. Meiklejohn : Alexander Meiklejohn and First Amendment theories -- "The final jury of the nation" : Daniel Ellsberg and national security -- Fighting times and fighting faiths : Eugene Dennis and the clear and present danger -- Saving the NAACP : Robert Carter and the (Civil) right to association -- Crosses and crises : Edward Cleary and hate speech -- Striking back at the birchers : Elmer Gertz and defamation -- Saving old glory : Gregory Johnson and flag desecration -- Count-me-ins and count-me-outs : Mary Beth Tinker and student speech
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-412) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject United States. Constitution. 1st Amendment.
Civil rights -- United States.
Freedom of speech -- United States.
Form Electronic book
Author Chaltain, Sam.
ISBN 0199721149 (electronic bk.)
9780199721146 (electronic bk.)