Sep 14

Blair awarded Liberty Medal



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Yesterday, in front of a crowd of over 1200, former Prime Minster accepted the 2010 Liberty Medal from former President Bill Clinton on the great lawn of the National Constitution Center. The hour-long event was broadcast on 6ABC and capped off a full day of festivities that included a imitate one-on-one conversation between the two… [Continue Reading]



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 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]



Aug 29

What’s Tony Blair’s favorite cheesesteak? Ask Mayor Nutter.



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Here in Philly, picking your favorite cheesesteak place is as important as picking your college. So when Tony Blair ate his first Philly cheesesteak where did he go? Pats or Ginos?



Aug 28

British: Americans "just don't get" us



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Just like the Constitution itself, people all around the globe are discussing the National Constitution Center. Follow us as we take a look at the Center’s appearance in news outlets around the globe for the week of August 22, 2010.