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  • Federalism and Powers of the Congress

    Federalism and Powers of the Congress

    Senator Mike Lee discussed the concept of federalism and the powers of Congress. He discussed the issue of state laws about the legalization of marijuana while explaining the enumerated…

    C-SPAN clip by JKoning
    • 4 minutes
    • 10,919 views
  • The Declaration of Independence

    The Declaration of Independence

    Historian John Ferling describes the events leading up to America’s declaration of independence from Britain in July 1776.

    C-SPAN clip by JKoning
    • 7 minutes
    • 8,665 views
  • Socialism vs Capitalism

    Socialism vs. Capitalism

    Thom Hartmann on the gray area between socialism and capitalism, including the lines between where the private sector ends, and the public sector begins.

    C-SPAN clip by CSPANCLASSROOM
    • 6 minutes
    • 6,575 views
  • Edward Wilson on The Meaning of Human Existence

    Edward Wilson on "The Meaning of Human Existence"

    Edward Wilson on "The Meaning of Human Existence"

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    • 55 minutes
    • 5,057 views
  • Hollywood and the House UnAmerican Activities Committee

    Hollywood and the House Un-American Activities Committee

    Laurena Davis discussed the "Hollywood Ten" and the House Un-American Activities Committee. Screenwriter Dalton Trumbo and the "Hollywood Ten" were accused of spreading the ideas of…

    C-SPAN clip by tgrane
    • 4 minutes
    • 4,394 views
  • LA Times BF 2 2017

    LA Times BF 2 2017

    LA Times BF 2 2017

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    • 2 minutes
    • 4,009 views
  • Condoleezza Rice on September 11

    Condoleezza Rice on September 11

    Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice talked about her role as National Security Adviser during the George Bush Administration and her experience on September 11, 2001.

    C-SPAN clip by cmcandrew
    • 2 minutes
    • 3,945 views
  • The Second Amendment Militias and the Right to Bear Arms

    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 original intent of the Second Amendment as it relates to militias and the right to bear arms.

    C-SPAN clip by tgrane
    • 2 minutes
    • 3,640 views
  • Rankings of Modern Presidents

    Rankings of Modern Presidents

    C-SPAN's Susan Swain provided an overview of rankings of modern presidents. This was part of a survey given to over 100 historians ranking presidents.

    C-SPAN clip by tgrane
    • 2 minutes
    • 3,338 views
  • Gospel Music and AfricanAmerican History

    Gospel Music and African-American History

    Robert Darden discusses the history of gospel music and its role in African-American history.

    C-SPAN clip by CSPANCLASSROOM
    • 6 minutes
    • 3,197 views
  • Why the Articles of Confederation Failed

    Why the Articles of Confederation Failed

    KrisAnne Hall talked about the reasons for the failure of the Articles of Confederation. The limitations of the federal government to execute treaties is discussed.

    C-SPAN clip by tgrane
    • 4 minutes
    • 3,072 views
  • Peggy Noonan on Ronald Reagans Space Shuttle Challenger Speech

    Peggy Noonan on Ronald Reagan's Space Shuttle Challenger Speech

    Peggy Noonan talks about her experience writing the speech President Ronald Reagan delivered following the 1986 Space Shuttle Challenger explosion. This is part of a discussion on her book,…

    C-SPAN clip by chillyard
    • 11 minutes
    • 3,039 views
  • The SpanishAmerican War

    The Spanish-American War

    Author and Former Ambassador Warren Zimmermann sumarizes the events and legacy of the Spanish-American War.

    C-SPAN clip by cmcandrew
    • 2 minutes
    • 3,028 views
  • The Importance of the Declaration of Independence

    The Importance of the Declaration of Independence

    Senator Mike Lee (R-UT) talked about his book, Our Lost Declaration: America’s Fight Against Tyranny from King George to the Deep State,

    C-SPAN clip by tgrane
    • 4 minutes
    • 3,027 views
  • James Madison  Father of the Constitution

    James Madison - "Father of the Constitution"

    James Madison - "Father of the Constitution"

    C-SPAN clip by JKoning
    • 5 minutes
    • 2,924 views
  • Broadcast Hysteria Orson Welless War of the Worlds and the Art of Fake News

    Broadcast Hysteria: Orson Welles's War of the Worlds and the Art of Fake News

    A. Brad Schwartz talked about the reaction to the 1938 Orson Welle's radio broadcast of War of the Worlds. The broadcast had six million listeners, one million of which said they believed…

    C-SPAN clip by CSPANCLASSROOM
    • 2 minutes
    • 2,758 views
  • Congressional and Presidential War Powers

    Congressional and Presidential War Powers

    Senator Mike Lee explained the war powers that are given to Congress and the President. He discussed the issue of the war powers of the President and how much oversight Congress should have…

    C-SPAN clip by JKoning
    • 6 minutes
    • 2,631 views
  • Author Thurston Clarke on global reaction to JFKs death

    Author Thurston Clarke on global reaction to JFK's death

    Author Thurston Clarke on global reaction to JFK's death

    C-SPAN clip by cmcandrew
    • 4 minutes
    • 2,572 views
  • List of Grievances in the Declaration of Independence

    List of Grievances in the Declaration of Independence

    Danielle Allen talked about her book Our Declaration: A Reading of the Declaration of Independence in Defense of Equality. She explained the common themes that are included in both the…

    C-SPAN clip by tgrane
    • 1 minute
    • 2,546 views
  • Sen Mike Lee RUT on the Quartering of Troops

    Sen. Mike Lee (R-UT) on the Quartering of Troops

    Senator Mike Lee (R-UT) and Georgetown University Law Center professor Nicholas Quinn Rosenkranz discussed how the Third and Fourth Amendments originated in the grievances found in the…

    C-SPAN clip by tgrane
    • 2 minutes
    • 2,543 views
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