Constitution Daily

Smart conversation from the National Constitution Center


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: 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.

Podcast: George Washington’s warning to future generations

August 3, 2017 By NCC Staff

John Avlon, editor-in-chief of The Daily Beast, discusses the first president’s momentous and prescient farewell address to the nation and how the address could help reunite America today.

Podcast: Jeffrey Rosen at the Chautauqua Institution

July 27, 2017 By NCC Staff

In a special We The People podcast event, National Constitution Center president and CEO Jeffrey Rosen talks about the importance of the Supreme Court’s future at the famed Chautauqua Institution.

Podcast: The debate over President Trump’s election commission

July 20, 2017 By NCC Staff

Deborah Archer of New York Law School and Derek Muller of Pepperdine University discuss the agenda and challenges of the Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity.

Podcast: Should the 17th Amendment be repealed?

July 13, 2017 By NCC Staff

David Schleicher of Yale University and Todd Zywicki of George Mason University discuss the text, history, and future of the contested amendment that established the direct election of U.S. senators.

Podcast: The future of digital free speech

July 6, 2017 By NCC Staff

At a special event in Los Angeles, CA, Cindy Cohn of the Electronic Frontier Foundation, Judge Alex Kozinski of the Ninth Circuit, and Eugene Volokh of UCLA discuss current debates about speech online.

Podcast: What just happened at the Supreme Court?

June 29, 2017 By NCC Staff

Brianne Gorod of the Constitutional Accountability Center and Ilya Shapiro of the Cato Institute break down the busy final days of the Court's 2016-2017 term.

Podcast EXTRA: A celebration of Lyle Denniston

June 28, 2017 By NCC Staff

"The dean of the Supreme Court press corps" reflects on the Court, the Constitution, and his long career.

Podcast: Government leaks and the Espionage Act at 100

June 22, 2017 By NCC Staff

Cybersecurity expert Paul Rosenzweig and Stephen Vladeck of the University of Texas explore the constitutional debate over leaks and their publication.

Podcast: Loving v. Virginia at 50

June 15, 2017 By NCC Staff

Steve Calabresi of Northwestern University and Sheryll Cashin of Georgetown University discuss the landmark case and its constitutional legacy.

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