National Press Club

Pledge of Allegiance & Civil Liberties

October 6, 1988

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Run time: 57 minutes

Glasser argues that there is an inherent right to not say the pledge of allegience. He states that one of the things the flag stands for is the right not to salute it. Much of his address criticizes the 1988 Bush campaign tactic of attacking the ACLU and liberalism as being unpatriotic.