The Supreme Court Race And Civil Rights

Author: Abraham L. Davis
Publisher: SAGE
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American constitutional interpretation. Mineola, NY: Foundation Press, pp. 748-
751. Also see Erler, E. J. (1989). Discrete and insular minorities. In L. W Levy,
K. L. Karst, & D. J. Mahoney (Eds.), Civil rights and equality: Selections from the
Encyclopedia of the American Constitution. New York: Macmillan, pp. 187-189. 1
6. Irons, P. ( 1 990). The courage of their convictions: Sixteen Americans who
fought their way to the Supreme Court. New York: Penguin, p. 47. 17. Irons, P. (
1990).

The American Supreme Court

Author: Robert G. McCloskey
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
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F. Great Cases Another good way to learn about the Court is by reading about
some of the “great cases” it decided. See, for example, John Garraty, Quarrels
That Shaped the Constitution (rev. ed., 1987). Peter Irons focuses on civil liberties
cases in The Courage of Their Convictions: Sixteen Americans Who Fought Their
Way to the Supreme Court (1988). Linda Kerber, in No Constitutional Right to be
Ladies: Women and the Obligations of Citizenship (1998), marvelously details ...

The Supreme Court A Z

Author: Kenneth Jost
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135938148
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New York: Knopf, 1983. Guggenheim, Martin, and Alan Sussman. The Rights of
Young People. New York: Bantam Books, 198 5. Hand, Learned. The Bill of
Rights. New York: Atheneum, 1964. Harris, Richard. Freedom Spent. Boston:
Little, Brown, 1974. Hyman, Harold M., and William M. Weicek. Equal Justice
Under Law. New York: Harper and Row, 1982. Irons, Peter. The Courage of Their
Convictions: Sixteen Americans Who Fought Their Way to the Supreme Court.
New York: Free ...

The Supreme Court Under Earl Warren 1953 1969

Author: Michal R. Belknap
Publisher: Univ of South Carolina Press
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456(j) (1990); United States v. Seeger, 380 U.S. 163, 165-66 (1965); conference
notes attached to docket book entry, box 411, WJB; Cray, Chief Justice, 82;
Belknap, "Vietnam," 123-24; Schwartz, Super Chief, 571; Harlan to Clark,
February 8, 1965, box 493, JMH; 380 U.S. at 188 (Douglas, J., concurring). For
Seeger's account of his case, see Peter Irons, The Courage of Their Convictions:
Sixteen Americans Who Fought Their Way to the Supreme Court (New York: Free
Press, 1988), ...

Justice At War

Author: Peter H. Irons
Publisher: Univ of California Press
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A study of the internment of Japanese Americans during World War II offers an inside look at government suppression of civil liberties in spite of lack of evidence concerning espionage, sabotage, or treason.

The Right To Free Speech

Author: Claudia Isler
Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780823932344
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After World War 1 American veterans formed an organization called the American
Legion. The Legion began a campaign. As noted in Peter Irons' The Courage of
Their Convictions: Sixteen Americans Who Fought Their Way to the Supreme
Court, their general goal was "100 percent Americanism." This was a thinly veiled
reactionary campaign against ethnic and racial minorities. They were joined
eventually by the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW), the Daughters of the
American ...

Understanding Your Right To Free Speech

Author: Sally Ganchy
Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group
ISBN: 1448846676
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After World War I, American veterans formed an organization called the American
Legion. As noted in Peter Irons's book The Courage of Their Convictions: Sixteen
Americans Who Fought Their Way to the Supreme Court, the Legion began a
campaign for “100 percent Americanism.” This was a thinly veiled reactionary
campaign against ethnic and racial minorities. They were joined eventually by
the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW), the Daughters of the American Revolution (
DAR), ...

Alienated

Author: Victor C. Romero
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 9780814776742
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5. Act of May 26, 1924, ch. 190, U.S. Statutes at Large 43 (1924): 153. 6. U.S.
Code 8 (2003) § 1153(c) (describing diversity visa program). 7. Korematsu v.
United States, 323 U.S. 214 (1944). 8. Peter Irons, The Courage of Their
Convictions: Sixteen Americans Who Fought Their Way to the Supreme Court (
New York: Free Press, 1988; reprint, Penguin, 1990), 42. Citations are to the
Penguin edition. 9. Neil Gotanda, “Asian American Rights and the 'Miss Saigon
199 Notes.

Keeping The Faith

Author: John E. Semonche
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Pub Incorporated
ISBN: 9780847689859
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For a treatment of the case and the personal recollections of the defendant, see
Peter Irons, The Courage of Thar Convictions: Sixteen Americans Mw Fought
Their Way to the Supreme Court (New York: The Free Press, 1988), 37-62. 37.
Hirabayashi v. United States, 320 U.S. 81, 93, 99, 100 (1943). 38. Ibid., 110, 111,
114. 39. Korematsu v. United States, 323 U.S. 214, 220 (1944). 40. Ibid., 226, 232
, 233. 41. Ibid., 235, 239-40, 242. 42. Ibid., 243, 245-46. 43. Ibid., 247, 248. 44. Ex
parte ...