Today is the 233rd birthday of the Great Seal of the United States. So how close did we really come to having a turkey instead of an eagle as our national symbol?
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Historian David Sehat describes how Americans have repeatedly sought out the Founding Fathers to defend their policies, in a live National Constitution Center event at 12 p.m. Thursday.
It’s the big 8-0-0 for Great Britain’s Magna Carta, the mother of all constitution-related documents!
Constitutional scholar Michael Stokes Paulsen and his son Luke Paulsen gave a modern primer on the U.S. Constitution and address the myths and partial truths that exist in a live event on Thursday.
Benjamin Franklin is best known by many for his famous kite-flying experiment in Philadelphia. But some people aren’t sure how much of the legend is fact – or fiction. Here is what historians from various eras think about the whole kite-flying story.
Click to Vote: Did Franklin really fly his kite?