Feb 20

The Great Emancipator: Abraham Lincoln…or Martin Luther King, Jr.?

Posted 2 years, 1 month ago.


In the fictional “Killing Lincoln,” Bill O’Reilly touts Lincoln as our best president. In part, that accolade is based on the perception of Lincoln as the Great Emancipator.

Jan 24

Tonight: Obama’s judicial audience

Posted 2 years, 2 months ago.


Editor’s note: as President Obama delivers his State of the Union Address tonight, the National Constitution Center will host a viewing party and will be live blogging on Constitution Daily. Of all the people who crowd into the Capitol for tonight’s State of the Union address, few will have as much power to influence President… [Continue Reading]

Jan 16

What Would Dr. King Say?

Posted 2 years, 3 months ago.


Is it time to finally declare Dixie “changed”? That is at the heart of the Texas redistricting decision now before the Supreme Court.

Apr 21

Should voters have to pass a civics test?

Posted 2 years, 12 months ago.


A recent op-ed suggests voters should have to take a test. Would that be Constitutional? The answer may surprise you.