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206Fall2011PP3 - Pols206508 9/8/2011 CivilLibertiesandCivil

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Pols 206-508 9/8/2011 Civil Liberties and Civil  Rights: Civil Liberties
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Civil Liberties and Civil Rights l Not the same thing (but related). l Various Amendments --Bill of  Rights --13th, 14th, 15th, 19th l Some notable failures --ERA  (Equal Rights Amendment)   1972- 1979/1982
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Popular Images of Civil Liberties
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Popular Images of Civil Rights
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Freedom of Expression and the  Danish Cartoon Crisis
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I. Civil Liberties “Legal, protected freedoms to act or not to  act, or to be free from  unwarranted  government intrusion in one’s life.” 1. What are the limits on these freedoms? 2. Who decides these limits?
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1st Amendment Congress shall make no law  respecting  an establishment of religion, or  prohibiting the free exercise thereof ; or  abridging the freedom of speech , or of the  press ; or the right of the people  peaceably  to assemble , and to petition the  Government for a redress of grievances. 
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“Freedom of Expression” l What you can write
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206Fall2011PP3 - Pols206508 9/8/2011 CivilLibertiesandCivil

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