Flashback: Hustler Magazine Scores First Amendment Victory Against Jerry Falwell

In the 1980s, few figures loomed larger – or exerted greater influence – on the national stage than televangelist Jerry Falwell. Under Falwell’s stewardship, the Moral Majority political organization counterpunched the previous decade’s progressive strides, mobilizing various evangelical and rightwing Christian groups into a potent, unified conservative political force.

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This article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Flashback: Hustler Magazine Scores First Amendment Victory Against Jerry Falwell

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