Flag Burning and Free Speech The Case of Texas v. Johnson | Edition: 1
Author: Robert Justin Goldstein, Peter Charles Hoffer (Editor), N. E. H. Hull (Editor)
publisher: University Press of Kansas
publisher Date: 11/28/2000
Schools: Rutgers,The State University of New Jersey-Newark
Description: In a free society where it often seems nothing is sacred, many feel that one thing at least should be: that despite constitutional guarantees of free speech, it should be illegal to desecrate the American flag. For most Americans, no symbol is more charged with emotion, and incidents of its abuse have led many to declare that freedom of expression has its limits.