That's what the Obama administration is arguing for, in a crucial case now before the Supreme Court.
Baltimore and New York are requiring crisis pregnancy centers to disclose basic information about their services. But some judges say these ordinances violate the First Amendment.
The Constitution alone cannot keep the US from fighting wars it shouldn't be involved in—like the one in Libya.
As the US scales back the war in Afghanistan, shouldn't we be scaling back the sacrifices of civil liberties we've made here at home?
A pro–Iraq War conservative Republican now fiercely opposes the war in Afghanistan.
The Supreme Court has ruled that the Westboro Baptist Church can't be punished for picketing at funerals. Is this really a win for free speech?
Earlier this week, Eric Holder announced that the Obama administration will no longer defend DOMA. But the bigger news is that the Justice Department says that gays and lesbians deserve stronger constitutional protections.
Inside the right's campaign to hijack our country's founding text—and how to fight back.
Was the Supreme Court's infamous decision a desecration, or only what the Constitution requires? A First Amendment scholar and civil liberties advocate debate.
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