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Courier Post: Alexander Hamilton and His Rivals Focus of Philly Exhibit

"Running through the remainder of 2018, 'Hamilton: The Constitutional Clashes That Shaped a Nation' examines the rise and fall of the first U.S. secretary of the treasury, as told through his public clashes with Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, John Adams and, of course, Aaron Burr."

March 29, 2018

Constitution Center Rides Moment of Alexander Hamilton Popularity with New Exhibition

"Alexander Hamilton is on the $10 bill, the Broadway stage, and now at the National Constitution Center."

March 23, 2018

The Atlantic: President Taft, the Anti-Trump

Much more than time separates the 27th president from the 45th: from their vastly different views on economics, to their conceptions of the presidency itself.

March 19, 2018

The Atlantic: Ruth Bader Ginsburg Opens Up About #MeToo, Voting Rights, and Millennials

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg discusses sexual harassment, gender discrimination, and the cases she’d like to see overturned. Read a transcript of her conversation with National Constitution Center CEO Jeffrey Rosen.

February 15, 2018

WHYY: At Constitution Center, Ginsburg Champions #MeToo Movement and Rights of Accused

In a conversation with Constitution Center President Jeffrey Rosen, Ginsburg reflected on her 25 years as a justice on the country’s highest court, talked about how the next generation of justice-seekers can effect change and spoke about what she thinks is the key to a successful marriage.

February 13, 2018

The Washington Post: Justice Ginsburg Shares Her Own #MeToo Moment

While speaking at the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia on Feb.12, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg shared a story from her years at Cornell University.

February 12, 2018

Philly.com: Philadelphia Museums

The National Constitution Center mounts an exhibition examining the personalities and constitutional rivalries that shaped the nation. Alexander Hamilton goes toe to toe with James Madison, Thomas Jefferson, John Adams, and Aaron Burr.

January 23, 2018

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: 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

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

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

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

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

TIME Magazine (AP): John McCain Receives the Liberty Medal from Joe Biden

Biden, along with a host of academics, politicians and business people, recalled McCain's more than two decades of military service, his time in a prisoner of war camp in Hanoi, Vietnam, and his long career as a statesman.

October 16, 2017

The New York Times: Talking About the N.F.L. Protests With Kids

Frame the discussion from a constitutional perspective rather than a political one, said Jeffrey Rosen, president and chief executive of the nonpartisan National Constitution Center in Philadelphia.

October 11, 2017

CBS Philly: Constitutional Expert: Unlikely Someone is Building Case to Invoke 25th Amendment

“The determination of the president’s disability is really a political question,” Rosen said.

October 11, 2017

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