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Video Clip: The 14th Amendment

Description

Author Gerard Magliocca talked about his book, American Founding Son: John Bingham and the Invention of the Fourteenth Amendment, in which he recounts the life of lawyer and Ohio Congressman John Bingham, responsible for drafting Section One of the 14th Amendment of the Constitution that guarantees equal treatment to all Americans.

3 minutes

Keywords

  • Abolition
  • Abridge
  • Bill Of Rights
  • Civil Liberties
  • Equal Protection Under Law
  • Fourteenth Amendment
  • Immunities
  • Privileges

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