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Video: The 13th Amendment With Jeffrey Rosen and David M. Rubenstein

July 10, 2015 by NCC Staff


What were the events that led up to the ratification of the 13th Amendment and what is its legacy?


rubensteinrosenNational Constitution Center CEO Jeffrey Rosen and David M. Rubinstein, Co-Founder and Co-CEO, The Carlyle Group, discuss how Abraham Lincoln viewed the 13th Amendment as the culmination of the promise of the Declaration of Independence, in this special presentation at the Aspen Ideas Festival.


You can watch the full video of the discussion in the player below or at the following link:



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