Tag Archives: unconventional political participation

Weekly Poll: Your Opinion on Supreme Court’s Decision

Recently the Supreme Court ruled that protest by Westboro Baptist Church during military funerals is protected by the Constitution. What do you think?

Video Glossary: Political Participation

The right to protest government policies is guaranteed by the First Amendment, but is not without limits.  To what extent can local governments prevent protesters from disrupting public life?  Professor Gaffaney explains.