Constitution Daily

Smart conversation from the National Constitution Center

Clarence Clemons' Journey to China [VIDEO]

June 1, 2012 By NCC Staff

On this Freedom of Expression Friday, Constitution Daily sits down with filmmaker Nick Mead to discuss his role documenting the late Clarence Clemons' spiritual journey to China.

Don't give up…don't ever give up on our youth [VIDEO]

April 27, 2012 By NCC Staff

There's a now famous speech by the late college basketball coach and motivational speaker Jim Valvano that suggests that we should do three things every day: "laugh, think, and be moved to tears."

Federal judge sanctions confiscation of inmate’s book

April 6, 2012 By David L. Hudson Jr

Officials at Folsom State Prison in California did not violate the First Amendment rights of an inmate when they confiscated a photocopy of the George L. Jackson book Blood in My Eye, a federal judge has ruled.

Bruce Springsteen’s Wrecking Ball: An in-depth listener’s guide

March 30, 2012 By Shawn Poole

Wrecking Ball’s first track, “We Take Care Of Our Own,” opens with pounding rock drums and a synthesizer riff that sounds distinctly like a siren.

Bruce Springsteen's Wrecking Ball:  “Nobody's Free Until Everybody's Free”

March 23, 2012 By Shawn Poole

Bruce Springsteen’s new album Wrecking Ball contains some of the most daring and exciting music of his four decades as a recording artist.

Seeing through the darkness

February 24, 2012 By Stefan Frank

Before becoming Bruce's Springsteen's photographer in the late 1970's, Frank Stefanko was simply a fan.

Let freedom sing: Springsteen’s five best protest songs

February 17, 2012 By Christopher Munden

In exploring the quest for the American ideal, Bruce Springsteen has used the freedom of expression to make powerful comments on his country, government and the lives of “We the People.”

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