Trump protesters, BLM and the first amendment

Kuchar, Frank
December 2016
Ellis County Press;12/1/2016, Vol. 23 Issue 35, p3
The author reflects on the Black Lives Matter movement during the presidency of President-elect Donald Trump while considering the limitations and responsibilities regarding the First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution.


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