In Defense Of American Liberties

Author: Samuel Walker
Publisher: SIU Press
ISBN: 9780809322701
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Argues that the American Civil Liberties Union helped shape mainstream American ideas of freedom rather than undermine them.

The New World Of Police Accountability

Author: Samuel E. Walker
Publisher: SAGE Publications
ISBN: 1483324648
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The Second Edition of The New World of Police Accountability covers these subjects and more with a sharp and critical perspective.

Encyclopedia Of American Civil Rights And Liberties Revised And Expanded Edition 2nd Edition 4 Volumes

Author: Kara E. Stooksbury
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1440841101
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Kara E. Stooksbury, John M. Scheb II, Otis H. Stephens Jr. Krannawitter, Thomas
L. 2005. A Nation under God?: The ACLU and Religion in American Politics.
Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield. Sears, Alan, and Craig Osten. 2005. The
ACLU vs. America: Exposing the Agenda to Redefine Moral Values. Nashville,
TN: Broadman & Holman. Walker, Samuel. 1999. In Defense of American
Liberties: A History of the ACLU. 2nded. Carbondale:Southern Illinois University
Press.

The Struggle In Black And Brown

Author: Brian D. Behnken
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 080326271X
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Samuel Walker, In Defense of American Liberties: A History of the ACLU, 2nd ed.
(Carbondale and Edwardsville: Southern Illinois University Press, 1999), 112–14,
162–63; Box 1.10–Transcript translations of articles published in El Paladín,
February-July, 1929, Oliver Douglas Weeks Papers, lulac Archives, blac. 16.
Letter from George I. Sánchez to Honorable Dennis Chavez, October 17, 1941,
gis Papers, Box 22.11–League of United Latin American Citizens (lulac): 1941–
47, blac.

Vagrant Nation

Author: Risa Goluboff
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190262273
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23. 24. 25. 26. Princeton ACLU Papers. On friction between the national ACLU
and its northern California branch, see Samuel Walker, In Defense of American
Liberties: A History of the ACLU, 2nd ed. (Carbondale: Southern Illinois
University Press, 1990), 142; Kutulas, American Civil Liberties Union, 47–48.
Wheeler, How Sex Became a Civil Liberty, 114; D'Emilio, Sexual Politics, Sexual
Communities, 112, 117, 155–56; Walker, In Defense of American Liberties, 312 (
quoting ACLU, ...

Civil Liberties In America

Author: Samuel Walker
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1576079279
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the principle of individual rights and one of the masterpieces of English literature.
The arguments Mill sets forth are as relevant to contemporary debates over civil
liberties—from freedom of speech to the rights of homosexuals—as they were
when he wrote On Liberty in 1859. Walker, Samuel. 1999. In Defense of
American Liberties: A History of the ACLU, 2nd ed. Carbondale: Southern Illinois
University Press. A history of the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), this
book offers the ...

Presidents And Civil Liberties From Wilson To Obama

Author: Samuel Walker
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107016606
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Readers should also know that my commitment to civil liberties includes a long
involvement with the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU). I served for about a
decade on the ACLU Board of Directors and for about as many years on the
Board of Directors of the ACLU of Nebraska, and was President ofthat board in
1981 and 1982. I then wrote a history of the ACLU: In Defense ofAmerican
Liberties (Oxford University Press, 1990; second edition, Southern Illinois
University Press, ...

Encyclopedia Of American Civil Liberties

Author: Paul Finkelman
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135947058
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During the Watergate scandal, the ACLU was one of the first national
organizations to call for the impeachment of President Richard Nixon because of
his abuse of presidential power. In one of the most controversial First Amendment
cases in its history, the ACLU in 1977 defended the right of a small American
Nazi group to hold a demonstration in the heavily Jewish community of Skokie,
Illinois. The organization was heavily criti- cized for defending the rights of a
group associated ...

Men Mobs And Law

Author: Rebecca Hill
Publisher: Duke University Press
ISBN: 082238146X
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... African Americans and the Living Constitution (Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian
Institution Press, 1995); on the aclu, see Diane Garey, Defending Everybody: A
History ofthe American Civil Liberties Union (New York: TV Books, 1998); Samuel
Walker, In Defense of American Liberties: A History ofthe aclu, 2d ed. (
Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 1997); William Preston, Aliens
and Dissenters: Federal Suppression of Radicals, 1903–1933 (2nd. ed.; Urbana:
University of ...

Popular Justice

Author: Samuel Walker
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780195074512
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This popular one-volume analysis of the evolution of American criminal justice places contemporary issues of crime and justice in historical perspective.