The National Constitution Center is the Museum of We the People, America's Town Hall, and a civic education headquarters dedicated to non-partisan constitutional education and debate.
Julia Angwin of the Wall Street Journal reports on how the government, private companies, and even criminals use technology to indiscriminately sweep up vast amounts of personal data.
In today's sharply divided political climate, there is one thing Americans appear to agree on: the government is not working.
On March 6, 1857, the Supreme Court handed down its decision in the Dred Scott case, which had a direct impact on the coming of the Civil War and Abraham Lincoln's presidency four years later.
This powerful, engaging exhibition uses Thomas Jefferson's plantation Monticello as a focal point for examining the dilemma of slavery in the United States. April 9 – October 19, 2014