freedom of assembly


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n freedom of assembly the right to peaceably assemble and to petition the government for redress of grievances; guaranteed by the First Amendment to the US Constitution
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In literature:

In that assembly, the dying embers of freedom were, for a moment, revived and inflamed by the breath of fanaticism.
"The History of The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire Volume 3" by Edward Gibbon
We are now assembled to celebrate an anniversary, ever to be held in dear remembrance by the sons of freedom.
"The Bay State Monthly, Volume I. No. VI. June, 1884" by Various
Freedom of assembly, 73.
"Elements of Civil Government" by Alexander L. Peterman
Within a few days freedom and self-government were granted to Poland, subject to the ratification of the Constituent Assembly.
"Bolshevism" by John Spargo
At one moment I felt sure of freedom; the next I listened to the roar of the hungry mob assembled to witness my execution.
"My Sword's My Fortune" by Herbert Hayens
Here were assembled the great representative leaders of slavery and freedom.
"Sword and Pen" by John Algernon Owens
Freedom of speech, the press, assembly, and public demonstration were likewise assured, as was freedom of religion.
"Area Handbook for Romania" by Eugene K. Keefe, Donald W. Bernier, Lyle E. Brenneman, William Giloane, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
It was a little court assembled here, and the etiquette, though savoring of rural freedom, was not the less precise.
"Villa Eden:" by Berthold Auerbach
Freedom of assembling, 228.
"Village Life in China" by Arthur H. Smith
Absolute freedom of the press, and of assembly guaranteed only by the common law.
"Socialism and Democracy in Europe" by Samuel P. Orth

In news:

First Amendment and Freedom of Assembly .
This week, we discuss the First Amendment and laws regulating freedom of assembly , with (l-r).
Outside SF Federal Building, freedom of assembly is carefully controlled.
Liberty's Refuge: The Forgotten Freedom of Assembly by John Inazu.
The freedom of speech, assembly, religion, the press and to petition government are seen as fundamental rights, thanks to the US Constitution.
One application for the value class of rack and pinion has been the 6 degree-of-freedom robot used for assembly.
The First Amendment allows American citizens the freedom of speech and the right to peaceably assemble.
China has blasted a statement by a US undersecretary of state accusing Beijing of responding to self-immolations by Tibetans with tightened controls on their freedom of religion, expression and assembly.
BEIJING (AP) — China on Friday blasted a US statement accusing Beijing of responding to a string of self-immolations by Tibetans with tightened controls over their freedom of religion, expression and assembly.
BEIJING—China on Friday blasted a US statement accusing Beijing of responding to a string of self-immolations by Tibetans with tightened controls over their freedom of religion, expression and assembly.
Unions are an extension of your rights of free speech, freedom to assemble .
No political prisoners, freedom of assembly, eliminating media censorship, and the power of the vote for Burmese citizens.
Others say it's a threat to free speech and freedom of assembly.
Before getting any further in the discussion of the 2013 Jeep Patriot Freedom Edition, know this: It is manufactured at the Belvidere Assembly Plant.

In science:

If you assume that basically “brains obey quantum mechanics”, and you are for freedom, then the reasonable attitude is to conclude that the realization of one specific neuronal assembly among several possible ones cannot be explained exclusively through deterministic causality.
Quantum randomness can be controlled by free will -a consequence of the before-before experiment
The non-zero structure of the compressed sparse matrix is initialised and no special reordering of degrees of freedom has been used in the assembly tests.
Optimisations for quadrature representations of finite element tensors through automated code generation
Since the organic chain molecules used in self-assembly are typically a few orders of magnitude softer6–8 than ordinary solids their utilization in nanoelectronics implies that mechanical degrees of freedom can have great impact on the electronic transport properties in such systems.
Dynamics of a three terminal mechanically flexible tunneling contact