Era of Unrest: It Is Here, Now
Freivogel, William H., St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO)
WE ARE LIVING through a time of uncommon uncertainty about our constitutional freedoms - much of it born of fear that the social contract is torn.
The list of constitutional changes is long:
- The House of Representatives has passed a constitutional amendment to permit states to make it illegal to desecrate the flag. If ratified, the amendment would be the first to limit the First Amendment.
- A move is afoot to pass a constitutional amendment to allow organized prayer in the public schools. Meanwhile, the Supreme Court lowered the wall between church and state this year by permitting public money to go for a religious activity.
- The long trial of …
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Publication information: Article title: Era of Unrest: It Is Here, Now. Contributors: Freivogel, William H. - Author. Newspaper title: St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO). Publication date: July 24, 1995. Page number: 5B. © 2008 St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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