Constitution Center in the News

In the News

The National Constitution Center’s exhibitions, programs, and initiatives receive prominent coverage in regional and national media. Below is just a sampling of the Center’s recent coverage.

CNN: Smerconish: Trump’s Presidency and the Constitution

CEO Jeffrey Rosen joins CNN's Smerconish to discuss President Donald Trump and the Constitution on the anniversary of Trump's inauguration.

January 20, 2018

Talks on Law: Privacy vs. Government Tech

As we willingly give up more of our personal data, how will the courts balance the sometimes competing interests of privacy, security, and liberty? CEO Jeffrey Rosen explains.

January 16, 2018

The Washington Post: Episode 15 of the Constitutional Podcast: ‘Privacy’

National Constitution Center leader Jeffrey Rosen explores the pivotal role that Brandeis played in transforming the court's thinking on privacy law and the Fourth Amendment.

January 15, 2018

The Washington Post: The President Gives Another Gift to Lawyers Challenging His Immigration Orders

CEO Jeffrey Rosen: “It might come up in the travel ban cases because the central constitutional question in those cases is, is the president motivated by animus against particular religious groups or groups defined by national origin?"

January 12, 2018

CNN: Legal Analysis: Was It Obstruction?

Can the President's actions be labeled obstruction? Constitutional expert Jeffrey Rosen says it depends what Trump's intent was at the time.

January 7, 2018

The Atlantic: A Liberal-Conservative Alliance on the Supreme Court Against Digital Surveillance

Justices found common ground in asserting the relevance of the Fourth Amendment in the electronic age, even as they cited sharply different rationales. An article by Jeffrey Rosen.

November 30, 2017

WNYC: The Takeaway: Supreme Court Takes Up Search Warrants in the Digital Age

National Constitution Center CEO Jeffrey Rosen joins WNYC's The Takeaway to discuss Carpenter v. U.S. and the Fourth Amendment.

November 29, 2017

The New York Times: How a Radio Shack Robbery Could Spur a New Era in Digital Privacy

National Constitution Center CEO Jeffrey Rosen: “Carpenter could be the most important electronic privacy case of the 21st century.”

November 27, 2017

CNN, Smerconish: Trump Packing Courts With Conservatives

National Constitution Center CEO Jeffrey Rosen: "The appointment of judges will be President Trump's most important legacy..."

November 25, 2017

Conversations With the Legal Academy: Freedom of Speech in the Digital Age Featuring Jeffrey Rosen

Podcast: Jeffery Rosen, president and CEO of the National Constitution Center and a law professor at George Washington University, talks with Senior Associate Dean Brian Gallini about his research.

November 15, 2017

Civics 101: Episode 72: The 2nd Amendment

National Constitution Center CEO Jeffrey Rosen discusses the history of the 2nd Amendment on New Hampshire Public Radio's Civics 101 podcast.

November 7, 2017

Hidden Forces: Episode 24 Constitutional Law in the 21st Century

National Constitution Center CEO Jeffrey Rosen examines the landscape of constitutional law in the 21st century with podcast host Demetri Kofinas.

November 6, 2017

CSPAN: Chief Justice John Marshall’s Life and Legacy

American History TV visited the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia to learn about the life and legacy of John Marshall.

November 5, 2017

VOA News: U.S. Constitution’s First Amendment In Today’s Political Climate

Jeffrey Rosen, President and CEO of the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia, discusses the First Amendment to the US Constitution in the age of Trump.

November 3, 2017

The Washington Post: The Volokh Conspiracy Opinion Debate on ‘Carpenter v. United States,’ the Fourth Amendment Cell-Site Case

Video: Orin Kerr and Alex Abdo discuss Carpenter v. United States and digital privacy with National Constitution Center CEO Jeffrey Rosen.

November 1, 2017

Civics 101: Episode 69: The Federalist Papers

Michael Gerhardt, scholar-in-residence at the National Constitution Center, joins New Hampshire Public Radio's Civics 101 Podcast to discuss the Federalist Papers.

October 31, 2017

The Washington Times: Free Speech is Protected — and Public Reason Will Prevail

"If America is to remain free, it is essential for us to protect even hateful speech from those who would censor or silence it."

October 25, 2017

Los Angeles Times: John McCain Reminds Us How Important—and How Tenuous—American Leadership Is

The Los Angeles Times editorial board discusses Senator John McCain's speech from the 2017 Liberty Medal Ceremony.

October 18, 2017

CNN: Everyone Should Read John McCain’s Speech

CNN's John Kirby discusses the importance of Senator John McCain's 2017 Liberty Medal acceptance speech.

October 17, 2017

WHYY Morning Edition: NCC’s Jeffrey Rosen on McCain Receiving the Liberty Medal Award

"The Liberty Medal is awarded to people who have spread the blessings of liberty in America and around the globe."

October 16, 2017

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