Podcasts

Freedom Day 2017, Part III: The Future of Judicial Independence in a Polarized Age

In the third part of Freedom Day 2017, Chief Judges Ransey Guy Cole, Jr. of the Sixth Circuit and Timothy Tymkovich of the Tenth Circuit discuss the future of judicial independence in a polarized age.

April 13, 2017

Freedom Day 2017, Part II: The Future of the Media in a Post-Truth Society

In the second part of Freedom Day 2017, Dafna Linzer of NBC News and MSNBC, Gary Rosen of The Wall Street Journal, and Mark Thompson of The New York Times discuss the future of media in a “post-truth” society.

April 13, 2017

Freedom Day 2017, Part I: A Madisonian Constitution for All

In the first part of Freedom Day 2017, Caroline Fredrickson of the American Constitution Society and Lee Liberman Otis of the Federalist Society announce the launch of the Constitution Center’s new national commission, A Madisonian Constitution for All.

April 13, 2017

The history and constitutionality of the filibuster

Richard Arenberg of Brown University and Josh Chafetz of Cornell University discuss the history of the Senate filibuster and whether or not it should be eliminated.

April 06, 2017

Privacy, equality, and transgender students

Alexandra Brodksy of the National Women's Law Center and Gary McCaleb of the Alliance Defending Freedom discuss whether Title IX or the Constitution bans discrimination on the basis of gender identity.

March 30, 2017

The Gorsuch hearings and the future of the Constitution

Michael Ramsey from the University of San Diego School of Law and Eric Segall from the Georgia State University School of Law discuss the Neil Gorsuch nomination hearings.

March 27, 2017

Property rights at the Supreme Court

David Breemer of the Pacific Legal Foundation and John Echeverria of Vermont Law School discuss the issues in a big case about the Fifth Amendment’s Takings Clause.

March 16, 2017

The constitutional legacy of Prohibition

Historians Lisa Andersen and Josh Zeitz explore the history and politics of Prohibition, including its impact on federal power and civil liberties.

March 09, 2017

The future of federalism

In a special live event at Georgetown University, Josh Blackman of the South Texas College of Law in Houston and Peter Edelman of Georgetown discuss the fate of federalism in the Trump era.

March 02, 2017

Jeffrey Rosen answers your constitutional questions

The president and CEO of the National Constitution Center answers listener questions about sanctuary cities, presidential power, and more.

February 23, 2017

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