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  • Natural Born Citizen

    Natural Born Citizen

    Gov. Mitt Romney (R-MA) on his father's birth history and his eligibility as candidate for president.

    C-SPAN clip by CSPANCLASSROOM
    • 57 seconds
    • 12,865 views
  • Michelle Fields on Occupy Wall Street

    Michelle Fields on Occupy Wall Street

    Michelle Fields on when police pushed her to ground during Occupy Wall Street

    C-SPAN clip by jeremyart
    • 6 minutes
    • 8,746 views
  • Montesquieu Helps Frame the US Constitution

    Montesquieu Helps Frame the U.S. Constitution

    Michael Oreskes explains how baron de Montesquieu's views of democracy influenced the framers of the U.S. Constitution.

    C-SPAN clip by tgrane
    • 4 minutes
    • 8,065 views
  • Justice Scalia on Citizens United and the 1st Amendment

    Justice Scalia on Citizens United and the 1st Amendment

    Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia discussed his decision in Citizens United v. FEC and the impact of the case.

    C-SPAN clip by tgrane
    • 3 minutes
    • 5,904 views
  • The Assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand

    The Assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand

    Margaret MacMillan discusses the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand and why his death led to the Outbreak of World War I.

    C-SPAN clip by JKoning
    • 5 minutes
    • 5,805 views
  • The Caning of Charles Sumner

    The Caning of Charles Sumner

    Author Stephen Puleo talks about the caning of Charles Sumner by Preston Brooks on the Senate floor of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, DC.

    C-SPAN clip by cmcandrew
    • 6 minutes
    • 4,970 views
  • Crystal Wright reflects on her parents

    Crystal Wright reflects on her parents

    Commentator Crystal Wright reflects on the heritage of her mother and father. This and 24 other stories from C-SPAN's Q&A can be found in the book "Sundays at Eight":…

    C-SPAN clip by cspanLaura
    • 2 minutes
    • 4,503 views
  • Tavis Smiley  on Dr Martin Luther King Jrs Final Year

    Tavis Smiley on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Final Year

    Tavis Smiley talks about the final year of the civil rights leader's life.

    C-SPAN clip by CSPANCLASSROOM
    • 7 minutes
    • 3,439 views
  • The Age of Current Supreme Court Justices

    The Age of Current Supreme Court Justices

    National Law Journal Supreme Court correspondent Tony Mauro discusses the average age of current Supreme Court Justices and how they compare historically, and why the age ofseveral justices…

    C-SPAN clip by CSPANCLASSROOM
    • 2 minutes
    • 3,199 views
  • High Crimes and Misdemeanors

    High Crimes and Misdemeanors

    Senate Historian Betty Koed talked about the standard of impeachment. She discusses the ambiguity and interpretation of the phrase "high crimes and misdemeanors."

    C-SPAN clip by tgrane
    • 2 minutes
    • 2,994 views
  • Philosopher Montesquieu

    Philosopher Montesquieu

    Author Michael Oreskes talks about Montesquieu's view on democracy and his influence on the framers of the U.S. Constitution.

    C-SPAN clip by CSPANCLASSROOM
    • 4 minutes
    • 6,830 views
  • What is a Witch

    What is a Witch?

    Author Stacy Schiff explains the meaning of a Witch as it relates to the Salem Witch Trial time period.

    C-SPAN clip by CSPANCLASSROOM
    • 51 seconds
    • 2,827 views
  • Historian David McCullough discusses 18th Century attitudes

    Historian David McCullough discusses 18th Century attitudes

    Historian David McCullough discusses 18th Century attitudes

    C-SPAN clip by cmcandrew
    • 9 minutes
    • 2,380 views
  • The Impact of Sputnik

    The Impact of Sputnik

    Carl Cannon talked about the significance of Sputnik. Footage from an early news broadcast from 1957 is shown.

    C-SPAN clip by tgrane
    • 2 minutes
    • 2,318 views
  • Presidential Scandals during the Clinton Administration

    Presidential Scandals during the Clinton Administration

    Historian James Banner talked about the scandals that occurred during President Bill Clinton's administration including Travelgate, Whitewater and the Monica Lewinsky scandals. He also…

    C-SPAN clip by tgrane
    • 3 minutes
    • 2,062 views
  • Lenin Stalin and Trotsky Leadership in the communist Soviet Union

    Lenin, Stalin and Trotsky- Leadership in the communist Soviet Union

    Robert Service talks about Vladimir Lenin, Joseph Stalin, and Leon Trotsky and their views of communism and totalitarism.

    C-SPAN clip by tgrane
    • 5 minutes
    • 1,959 views
  • Mecca and the Hajj

    Mecca and the Hajj

    Manal Al-Sharif described Mecca and the Hajj which is one of the five pillars of Islam.

    C-SPAN clip by tgrane
    • 3 minutes
    • 1,882 views
  • The Effect of Colonialism on Nigeria

    The Effect of Colonialism on Nigeria

    Author Okey Ndibe talked about how Nigeria was created by the British as a colony and how the legacy of colonialism affects the cohesiveness of the country.

    C-SPAN clip by tgrane
    • 2 minutes
    • 1,705 views
  • Tariffs and the Nullification Crisis

    Tariffs and the Nullification Crisis

    Professor Mark Cheathem talked about President Andrew Jackson and the Nullification Crisis of 1832.

    C-SPAN clip by tgrane
    • 2 minutes
    • 1,591 views
  • The role of the Securities and Exchange Commission SEC

    The role of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)

    Te role of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in protecting capital markets and investors.

    C-SPAN clip by cmcandrew
    • 2 minutes
    • 1,497 views
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