Bethlehem City Attacking Free Speech & Assembly

by Web Admin

Bethlehem City Council is proposing an unconstitutional ordinance to prohibit the right to peaceably assemble. We are asking interested Tea Party members to attend the City Council meeting to Express our disagreement. 7pm Tuesday June 18th at Bethlehem City Hall located on Church Street in Bethlehem, PA [map here…]

Here’s an excerpt: “DEMONSTRATION” shall mean a parade, march, public assembly, meeting or gathering, rally or protest event, political rally or event, speechmaking, marching, the holding of vigils or religious services, and all other like forms of conduct, the primary purposes of which is expressive activity or the communication of expression of views or grievances, that: (1) is engaged in by more than five (5) persons and the conduct of which shall occur in whole or in part on City Property and has the effect, intent or propensity to draw a crowd or onlookers; ….

Here’s the full bill…