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    Senator Flake (R-AZ) on Freedom of the Press

    Arizona Republican Senator Jeff Flake, who is retiring at the end of his current term, took to the…

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    Criminal Prosecution and the Rule of Law

    Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein discussed the role of prosecutors and the Department of Justice.…

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    Predecessors to the Bill of Rights

    The rights provided in the Bill of Rights were based on several documents and precedents from England…

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    Massachusetts Colony's Body of Liberties and Due Process Rights

    Emory University Law Professor John Witte discussed the 1641 Massachusetts Body of Liberties. He…

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    England's Glorious Revolution of 1688 and the English Bill of Rights

    Richard Brookhiser talked about the Glorious Revolution that took place in 1688 in England and the…

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    Magna Carta and Individual Rights

    Author Richard Brookhiser talked about the history of Magna Carta and the rights established in that…

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    Individual Rights and the Early American Colonies

    Emory University Law Professor John Witte discussed the governments that the early American colonies set…

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    The Internet and the First Amendment

    Matthew Prince talked about hate speech on the internet and the First Amendment issues it raises. He…

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    The Passage of the 26th Amendment

    Former House Speaker Tom Foley and Senator Ted Kennedy spoke about the reasons for passing the 26th…

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    Poll Taxes and the 24th Amendment

    Senate Associate Historian Don Ritchie discussed the history behind poll taxes and the 24th Amendment.

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    Women's Suffrage and the 19th Amendment

    Kristen Gwinn-Becker, historical consultant for the National Women’s History Museum, talked about the…

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    The 14th Amendment and Incorporation

    Christine Blackerby gave a tour of the National Archives “Amending America” exhibit. In this clip,…

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    The Right to Petition the Government

    Christine Blackerby gave a tour of the National Archives “Amending America” exhibit. They discussed…

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    Background of the 15th Amendment

    Harvard University Law Professor Michael Klarman talked about the 15th Amendment and the exploitation…

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    Presidential Pardons

    Article II, Section 2, Clause 1 of the U.S. Constitution gives the President the power to "grant…

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    Constitutional Foundations of the Power to Pardon

    Attorney Samuel Morison talked about how presidential pardons relate to the Constitutional principle of…

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    The Legacy of Chief Justice John Marshall

    Tom Donnelly discussed the life and legacy of John Marshall, the fourth chief justice of the United…

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    The Second Amendment: Militias and the Right to Bear Arms

    President of the Brennan Center for Justice at NYU School of Law Michael Waldman talks about the…

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    Congress' Power of Impeachment

    In the Constitution, the Congress is given the sole power of impeachment and removing the President and…

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    Native American Citizenship

    Native American citizenship in the United States has a long problematic history that continues today.…

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