The Supreme Court: Blows Against Communism

There is at least one thing that U.S. Communists like about the U.S.: they can enjoy the protection of U.S. institutions —free speech, free assembly, etc.—while working to destroy those same institutions. But last week the U.S. Supreme Court set some limits on the extent to which the Communists may go in using the U.S. system to bring down the U.S. In two cases involving the constitutional balance between individual liberty and national security, the court stood for security. But on each case the vote was 5 to 4, and the issue was sharply fought.

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