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No Liberty for License: The Forgotten Logic of the First Amendment

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Is all censorship un-American? By tugging at the thread of the First Amendment's inner logic, Lowenthal unravels eighty years of specious constitutional interpretation and offers a compelling and humane vision for a free and civil society.
Hardcover, 344 pages
Published October 15th 1997 by Spence Publishing Company
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Philip Chaston
Apr 23, 2013 Philip Chaston rated it did not like it
An originalist position on the US Constitution; calling for judicial restraint and a return to the caselaw of the nineteenth century. A genuine reactionary: no freedom of the press for films (as they aren't printed) etc. etc.

Yet, inferred was a more radical agenda: that a destabilising judiciary should be abolished or curbed; its independence abolished in favour of higher laws/values.
Eric
Feb 11, 2015 Eric rated it really liked it
censorship & religion - there is no "wall of separation", constitutionally - "free speech" should probably NOT include all forms of expression.
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