Sep 9

Liberty Medal and Nobel Peace Prize closely linked



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Can you guess the nine people that have received both the Nobel Peace Prize and the Liberty Medal?



Sep 7

See 9/11 history at the NCC



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As controversy swirls around a proposed mosque on the site of the 9/11 attacks in New York City, the ceremonies that take place during this Saturday’s anniversary will be closely watched by the American public. The 9/11 attacks and the resulting War on Terror raised a wide variety of constitutional issues, from the Patriot Act… [Continue Reading]



Sep 7

Infrastructure improvements to improve economy?



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President Obama spent Labor Day weekend campaigning for a $50 billion plan to help the nation’s transportation infrastructure. Will the mini-stimulus help create jobs?



Sep 5

Bono’s Liberty Medal in 100 seconds



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In 2006 the National Constitution Center awarded the Liberty Medal to Bono and DATA, an NGO focused on Debt, AIDS, Trade and Africa. The ceremony lasted just under an hour and featured appearances from Then-mayor John Street and former President George H.W. Bush. In case you didn’t catch the broadcast, no worries. We’ve boiled down… [Continue Reading]



Sep 2

9/11: Did the military have permission to shoot hijacked planes?



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Andrew Card, former White House Chief of Staff, explains the president’s answer when asked for the go-ahead to shot down the hijacked planes.