Podcasts

Will the President’s travel ban hold up in court?

Leah Litman of the University of California, Irvine, and Earl Maltz of Rutgers University discuss the latest legal developments and how the ban may ultimately fare at the Supreme Court.

May 18, 2017

Exploring the debate over ‘sanctuary cities’

Elizabeth Price Foley of Florida International University and Cristina Rodriguez of Yale University discuss President Trump's executive order on immigration and how Congress could respond to sanctuary cities going forward.

May 11, 2017

Extra: Is the firing of James Comey a constitutional crisis?

Josh Blackman of the South Texas College of Law in Houston and David Cole of the American Civil Liberties Union discuss what President Trump's firing of the FBI director means for our constitutional system.

May 11, 2017

James Wilson and the creation of the Constitution

Christopher Yoo of the University of Pennsylvania Law School and Tom Donnelly of the National Constitution Center discuss the Pennsylvania Federalist and America's greatest proponent of popular sovereignty.

May 04, 2017

The Madisonian Constitution and the future of freedom

In excerpts from Freedom Day 2017, Mickey Edwards and Norm Ornstein reflect on the state of Congress, and George Will offers his take on the future of freedom.

April 27, 2017

Religious liberty at the Supreme Court

Marci Hamilton of the University of Pennsylvania and Hannah Smith of the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty discuss the issues and best arguments in Trinity Lutheran Church of Columbia v. Comer.

April 20, 2017

Article I and the role of Congress

In a special event at Columbia University, David Pozen of Columbia and Nicholas Quinn Rosenkranz of Georgetown University discuss how to restore the separation of powers.

April 13, 2017

Freedom Day 2017, Part VI: The Madisonian Constitution and the Future of Freedom

In the sixth and final part of Freedom Day 2017, Washington Post opinion writer George Will offers his take on the Madisonian Constitution and the future of freedom in a keynote address.

April 13, 2017

Freedom Day 2017, Part V: The Imperial Presidency v. The Constitution?

In the fifth part of Freedom Day 2017, John Harrison of the University of Virginia, Susan Herman of the American Civil Liberties Union, and John Malcolm of the Heritage Foundation discuss the rising conflict between the so-called “imperial presidency” and the Constitution.

April 13, 2017

Freedom Day 2017, Part IV: Congress and the Constitution

In the fourth part of Freedom Day 2017, Mickey Edwards of the Aspen Institute and Norm Ornstein of the American Enterprise Institute discuss Congress and the Constitution.

April 13, 2017

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