On June 8, 1789, James Madison addressed the House of Representatives and introduced a proposed Bill of Rights to the Constitution. More than three months later, Congress would finally agree on a final list to present to the states.
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Former political aide Sidney Blumenthal and historian Sean Wilentz of Princeton University explored the role party politics has played in America’s enduring struggle against economic inequality, at a National Constitution Center event on June 6, 2016.
On June 6, 1944, about 150,000 troops stormed the beaches of France in the epic D-Day invasion that proved pivotal to the Allied war effort. But how did the idea originate and how did the Allies pull off such a huge task?
Read what General Dwight D. Eisenhower, the Supreme Commander of Allied Expeditionary Force, told his invading force on the eve of D-Day in 1944.
Boxing legend and humanitarian Muhammad Ali has passed away at the age of 74 in Arizona. Ali was awarded the Liberty Medal in September 2012 to a huge ovation in front of Philadelphia’s National Constitution Center.