On July 8, 1776, popular legend says the Liberty Bell rang to symbolize America’s independence from Great Britain. But many “facts” about the Bell, such as the 1776 ringing, are shrouded in mystery.
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Jeffrey Rosen, president and CEO of the National Constitution Center, is joined by leading Supreme Court watchers to review the recent term and look ahead to the future.
David Rubenstein and Jeffrey Rosen discuss the significance of the US Constitution’s first 10 amendments, in this event from the Aspen Ideas Festival.
William Blount is one of the lesser-known men who signed the Constitution, but one of the most controversial, since he put a key part of the founding document to a critical test less than decade after it was ratified.
Distinguished legal experts Erwin Chemerinsky and Frederick Lawrence, and Slate’s Dahlia Lithwick examine the Supreme Court’s landmark 2015-16 session, which included significant cases about affirmative action, abortion, religious liberty, and immigration.