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Podcast: A new look at America's founding

January 5, 2017 by NCC Staff


Tom Donnelly, Michael Klarman, and Patrick Spero

Over the last few weeks, We the People has featured programs held at the National Constitution Center last fall.

This week, that review concludes with Michael Klarman, Kirkland & Ellis Professor of Law at Harvard Law School and author of The Framers’ Coup, and Patrick Spero, Librarian of the American Philosophical Society and co-editor of The American Revolution Reborn, who offer new perspectives on the American Revolution and the Founding era. Tom Donnelly, senior fellow in constitutional studies at the Constitution Center, moderates.

This program was presented live at the Constitution Center on November 14, 2016. You can watch the program here on Constitution Daily or at

This show was engineered by Kevin Kilbourne and David Stotz, and edited by Jason Gregory. It was produced by Nicandro Iannacci. Research was provided by Lana Ulrich and Tom Donnelly. The host of We the People is Jeffrey Rosen.

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