Imagine that an exchange student from china visits your class. while your teacher discusses how the united states has a limited government, the chinese student raises his hand and asks why the government has limited power. which point best highlights why the us government has limited power?
a limited government means citizens pay fewer taxes.
b limited government people avoid breaking the law.
c limited government protects individual freedoms.
d limited government prevents businesses from being too powerful.
the fighting words doctrine, in united states constitutional law, is a limitation to freedom of speech as protected by the first amendment to the united states constitution. in 1942, the u.s. supreme court established the doctrine by a 9–0 decision in chaplinsky v. new hampshire.
explanation: in 1954, thurgood marshall and a team of naacp attorneys won brown v. board of education of topeka, kansas. in this landmark decision, the supreme court held that segregation in public education violated the equal protection clause of the fourteenth amendment.