Podcasts

The state of the Second Amendment

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.

October 12, 2017

The future of gerrymandering

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.

October 06, 2017

The First Amendment and hate speech

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

September 28, 2017

The Supreme Court’s next term

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.

September 21, 2017

What would Madison think today?

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

September 14, 2017

Presidential pardons and the rule of law

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.

September 07, 2017

Charlottesville and free assembly

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

August 31, 2017

War powers and national security

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.

August 25, 2017

Trump, Twitter and the First Amendment

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.

August 17, 2017

Civil Rights And Constitutional Change

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.

August 10, 2017

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