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A Summary of: The Politically Incorrect Guide™ to the Constitution
by Kevin R.C. Gutzman
Compiled and Edited by
Dr. Jimmy T. (Gunny) LaBaume
Chapter 11: The Court on Pornography, Crime, and Race
In West Virginia State Board of Education v. Barnette (1943), the Court said that forcing children to salute the flag and say the Pledge of Allegiance violated their freedom of thought. No historical evidence or specific clause of the 1st Amendment was cited to support this claim.
The “inarticulate roars” of the Court
Using similar extra-constitutional logic in Tinker v. Des Moines (1969), the Court invalidated a school dress code that prohibited armbands. Then, in 1989 it evoked its invented right of “freedom of expression” in Texas v. Johnson (1989) (aka the Flag-burning Case).
What the Court…
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