The Crisis of the Middle-Class Constitution

Professor Ganesh Sitaraman talked about his book The Crisis of the Middle-Class Constitution: Why Economic Inequality Threatens Our Republic, in… read more

The Crisis of the Middle-Class Constitution Professor Ganesh Sitaraman talked about his book The Crisis of the Middle-Class Constitution: Why Economic Inequality Threatens Our Republic, in which he says that the Founders didn’t address the threat of income inequality in America because they lived during a time of relative economic equality and a solid middle class. He argues that today they would support amending the Constitution to address the problem. close

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The Crisis of the Middle-Class Constitution

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425483-2
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Public Affairs Event
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 01, 2017 | 9:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Jul 04, 2017 | 11:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Apr 01, 2017 | 9:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 02, 2017 | 3:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 01, 2017 | 7:02am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 04, 2017 | 11:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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