Library of Congress: Think economic boycott then do it.

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People et al. v. Claiborne Hardware Co. et al.

By July 2, 1982

In NAACP v. Claiborne Hardware the Supreme Court held that while states have broad power to regulate economic activities, there is no comparable right to prohibit peaceful political activity such as that found in peaceful political boycotts.

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