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What Would William Howard Taft Do?

April 20, 2018 By Jeffrey Rosen

In conjunction with his new book on William Howard Taft, National Constitution Center president and CEO Jeffrey Rosen examines how the late President and Chief Justice would approach some of today’s biggest legal and political problems.

Happy 98th birthday, Justice John Paul Stevens

April 20, 2018 By NCC Staff

Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens is celebrating a big milestone today, as the Chicago native turns 98 years old.

Podcast: Facebook and the Future of Democracy

April 19, 2018 By NCC Staff

Jeffrey Rosen discusses the recent Facebook hearings, and the broader impact of social media on free speech and democracy, with Nate Persily of Stanford Law and Kate Klonick of Yale Law School.

Five myths about the start of the Revolutionary War

April 19, 2018 By NCC Staff

The American Revolutionary War started on April 19, 1775 at the towns of Lexington and Concord. But how accurate are some of the key facts that have been handed down to us through the generations?

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