civil rights

Commemorating landmark free-association victory

Fifty years ago today on June 30, 1958, the Supreme Court issued a ruling vitally important to the civil rights movement and First Amendment jurisprudence. That day, the high court
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African-American First Amendment heroes

African-Americans have contributed mightily to the cause of the First Amendment for many years. Many fundamental First Amendment freedoms were forged during the era of the civil rights movement in
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NAACP’s Julian Bond speaks on First Amendment and his Supreme Court triumph

One in a series of interviews with principals involved in First Amendment-related U.S. Supreme Court cases (see “SCT interview” keyword below). The First Amendment still represents the key to positive
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