How can we reconcile Thomas Jefferson, thinker and revolutionary, with Thomas Jefferson, slave-owner? Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Annette Gordon-Reed joined WHYY’s Chris Satullo to discuss the people and stories of Monticello.
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Michael Gerhardt from the University of North Carolina joins the National Constitution Center’s Jeffrey Rosen for an animated discussion about which Presidents should be considered “forgotten” for their constitutional legacies.
The Supreme Court’s decision to deny, for now, appeals in seven same-sex marriage cases means the unions will probably be legal in a majority of states, and for a majority of Americans, for at least the near future.
The U.S. Supreme Court denied on Monday seven petitions related to same-sex marriage cases, leaving case watchers in limbo and drawing attention to a pending Sixth Circuit appeals court decision.
The Supreme Court kicks off its new term Monday with a case about traffic stops, but eyes also will be on a potential announcement about the same-sex marriage cases.