American Revolution 2.0

Richard Brookhiser looks at the question of whether the abolition of slavery and federally-guaranteed black citizenship were something brand-new in American life, or, as Lincoln said, extensions of what had gone before.

Video: Debating Affirmative Action

In a live debate conducted by Intelligence Squared U.S. and the National Constitution Center, four legal experts debated the topic: Does the Equal Protection Clause forbid racial preferences in State university admissions?

Celebrating the Liberty Medal

The National Constitution Center is celebrating a decade as the administrator of the Liberty Medal, and we have launched a new enhanced website section with information about the Medal’s history and meaning.