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Podcasts

Listen to audio of debates and discussions as part of the National Constitution Center's Town Hall series of programs. The podcasts feature leading experts interviewed by Jeffrey Rosen, the president and CEO of the Center.

Podcast: The state of the Second Amendment

October 12, 2017 By NCC Staff

Saul Cornell and Nelson Lund join National Constitution Center president and CEO Jeffrey Rosen to discuss the Second Amendment in the wake of the Las Vegas shooting tragedy.

Podcast: The future of gerrymandering

October 6, 2017 By NCC Staff

Michael Morley and Daniel Tokaji join National Constitution Center president and CEO Jeffrey Rosen to discuss Supreme Court arguments in a potential landmark case about gerrymandering.

Podcast: The First Amendment and hate speech

September 28, 2017 By NCC Staff

Shannon Gilreath and Keith Whittington join National Constitution Center president and CEO Jeffrey Rosen to discuss if the courts can regulate hate speech.

Podcast: The Supreme Court’s next term

September 21, 2017 By NCC Staff

Michael Dorf and Ilya Shapiro join National Constitution Center president and CEO Jeffrey Rosen to preview a potentially blockbuster Supreme Court term starting in early October.

Podcast: What would Madison think today?

September 14, 2017 By NCC Staff

In commemoration of Constitution Day 2017, we explore what James Madison would think of today’s presidency, Congress, courts, and media and how we can resurrect Madisonian values today.

Podcast: Presidential pardons and the rule of law

September 7, 2017 By NCC Staff

Brian Kalt and Margaret Love join National Constitution Center president and CEO Jeffrey Rosen in a broad-ranging discussion about the President’s constitutional powers to issue pardons.

Podcast: Charlottesville and free assembly

August 31, 2017 By NCC Staff

John Inazu and Burt Neuborne join National Constitution Center president and CEO Jeffrey Rosen to discuss Charlottesville and the right to free assembly.

Podcast: War powers and national security

August 25, 2017 By NCC Staff

Deborah Pearlstein and Sai Prakash join National Constitution Center president and CEO Jeffrey Rosen to discuss presidential war powers and Congress’ role in national security.

Podcast: Trump, Twitter and the First Amendment

August 17, 2017 By NCC Staff

Can President Trump block citizens from following his own Twitter feed?  Alex Abdo and Eugene Volokh join National Constitution Center president and CEO Jeffrey Rosen to discuss the First Amendment aspects of a pending legal case.

Podcast: Civil Rights And Constitutional Change

August 10, 2017 By NCC Staff

National Constitution Center president and CEO Jeffrey Rosen moderates a special discussion about the 1963 Birmingham Church bombing and how it impacted the meaning of equality in America.

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