Mar 31

A tribute to the cat who ran for the U.S. Senate



Posted 15 days ago.

By

Among the most interesting and most viewed stories in Constitution Daily’s history is the tale of Hank the Cat, the feline who ran for the U.S. Senate in 2012. Today, we pay tribute to the Hank, who passed away last month at the age of 10.



Mar 28

Texas abortion law case seems headed toward Supreme Court test



Posted 18 days ago.

By

A federal appeals court ruling on Thursday upheld abortion laws in Texas and seemingly sets up a very important Supreme Court test at some point.



Mar 28

Alan Dershowitz dishes about Hobby Lobby, O.J. Simpson and the Constitution



Posted 19 days ago.

By

The legendary and unpredictable Alan Dershowitz spent an hour speaking to a sold-out audience at the National Constitution Center on Thursday, discussing everything from the Hobby Lobby case, to the O.J. Simpson trial, to the meanest client he ever defended.



Mar 28

Video: The State of Free Speech in America



Posted 19 days ago.

By

The National Constitution Center’s Jeffrey Rosen moderates a discussion about the state of free speech in America including Dr. Stanley Fish, Greg Lukianoff, Eric Posner, and Jonathan Rauch.



Mar 27

Brazil close to its own “Constitution for the Internet”



Posted 20 days ago.

By

The Internet has certainly changed all our lives in the past 15 years, but is the web ready for its own constitution? One major nation thinks so, and it’s moving toward a vote to establish an Internet Bill of Rights for its citizens.