a_lect_10 - February14th,2011 Finish up Civil Liberties...

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February 14 th , 2011 Finish up Civil Liberties Privacy If you have questions on religious freedom and/or criminal rights, please send them to me for the review session. Civil Rights Just vs. Unjust Laws Other important expansions of the franchise: Gender and Age
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Privacy Right to be free of government interference in those aspects of one’s personal life that do not affect others. Contraception Sodomy Abortion
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Civil Rights Obligations imposed on government to protect citizens from discrimination by others What rights does citizenship protect? What duties does citizenship require? When is denial of civil rights acceptable? What should citizens do when minority groups are oppressed?
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The Perpetuation of Our Political  Institutions Worry over “increasing disregard for law” The question recurs "how shall we fortify against it?" “The answer is simple. Let every American, every lover of liberty, every well wisher to his posterity, swear by the blood of the Revolution, never to violate in the least particular, the laws of the country; and never to tolerate their violation by others.”
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Letter from Birmingham Jail, 1963 Context Clergy reaction
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Letter from Birmingham Jail “I would be the first to advocate obeying just
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a_lect_10 - February14th,2011 Finish up Civil Liberties...

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