March 10, 2021

Tag: Comstock Censorship

Anthony Comstock, September Morn, and the Fillmore

“Congress shall make no law … abridging the freedom of speech” is part of the first amendment of the U. S. Constitution. It went into effect on March 4, 1789. Historians are unable to agree when the first debate over censorship started, but we all know it will never end. Postcards are part of that discussion, too.

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