TITLE

First Amendment Blues

PUB. DATE
August 1977
SOURCE
Time;8/15/1977, Vol. 110 Issue 7, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the First Amendment principles which protect the civil rights marches in U.S. It is stated that the constitutional rights that protect the southern cities of U.S. in 1960s were not applicable in Chicago, Illinois in 1977. It cites the troubles between the black and white Americans concerning civil rights which resulted to several riots that caused injury to citizens and police. It mentions Chicago has sought court order to prevent a black civil rights group from marching on the public sidewalks in Marquette Park area while Illinois appellate court has issued a ruling which prohibits the swastikas on Nazi march through Skokie.
ACCESSION #
53520765

 

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