TITLE

WHY NOT WELCOME DISCUSSION ABOUT POLITICS AND RELIGION?

AUTHOR(S)
Larsen, Reed W.
PUB. DATE
February 2012
SOURCE
Advocate (05154987);Feb2012, Vol. 55 Issue 2, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses several issues related to discussions of politics and religion in the public as of February 2012, focusing on the potential creation of conflicts and bitter feelings between people with differing viewpoints, as well as an analysis of the positive aspects of an open discussion. The constitutional protections afforded by the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution are also addressed.
ACCESSION #
73204022

 

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