In this commentary, Kermit Roosevelt from the University of Pennsylvania Law School says that our country’s legacy of slavery and racism remains with us today.
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National Constitution Center CEO Jeffrey Rosen and David M. Rubinstein, Co-Founder and Co-CEO, The Carlyle Group, discuss the 13th Amendment at the Aspen Ideas Festival.
On March 6, 1857, the Supreme Court handed down its decision in the Dred Scott case, which had a direct impact on the coming of the Civil War and Abraham Lincoln’s presidency four years later.
An all-star group of panelists joins National Constitution Center CEO Jeffrey Rosen to examine Abraham Lincoln’s legacy and the 13th amendment in a special event in Philadelphia.
In this commentary, Doug Kendall and Tom Donnelly from the Constitutional Accountability Center argue that during Black History Month, the time is ripe for a national conversation about the enduring meaning and importance of the Second Founding.