Saturday, July 1, 2006
George Killiam CrimProf Arnold H. Loewy at Texas Tech Law School wrote a Point of View Opinion for the newsobserver.com titled "Protecting the Flag's Spirit."
"There are those in (and out) of Congress who have expressed the well-meaning but incorrect belief that the American flag would be best protected by a constitutional amendment forbidding its desecration (a vote for such an amendment came up one vote short Tuesday in the Senate). Because these advocates seek to protect our flag, it is obvious why I describe them as well-meaning. Less obvious is why I describe them as incorrect." Loewy wrote. Rest of Article. . .