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Referendums in Federal States: Territorial Pluralism, Self-Determination and the Challenge of Direct Democracy

Please join us for the next discussion in our series on Democratic Governance and the Question of Self-Determination with Stephen Tierney, Professor of Constitutional Theory at Edinburgh Law School,…

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What Does It Mean to Interpret the Constitution?

Do Supreme Court justices really just call balls and strikes, or are the Court’s decisions merely politics by another name? When we read that judges are originalists or favor a living…

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Indelible Legacy: The Indispensable, Uncancelable Statesmanship of George Washington

https://jmp.princeton.edu/events/indelible-legacy-indispensable-uncancelable-statesmanship-george-wa...William Allen, Professor Emeritus of Political Science, Michigan State University, and Paul O.…

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Election 2020: Is the Constitution Up to the Task?

Akhil Reed Amar, Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science, Yale University; Brandice Canes-Wrone, Donald E. Stokes Professor of Public and International Affairs and Professor of Politics,…

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Living or Imperial? The Mutating Presidency Under a Living Constitution

Liberal scholars and politicians routinely denounce the imperial presidency—a self-aggrandizing executive that has progressively sidelined Congress. Yet the same people invariably extol the…

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Living or Imperial? The Mutating Presidency Under a Living Constitution

Liberal scholars and politicians routinely denounce the imperial presidency—a self-aggrandizing executive that has progressively sidelined Congress. Yet the same people invariably extol the…

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2020 Princeton University Constitution Day Lecture

Keith E. Whittington, the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Politics at Princeton University, speaks on “Freedom of Thought and the Struggle to End Slavery.” Introduction and Q & A…

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Constitutional Interpretation and the Common Good

James Madison Program Constitution Day EventFunded by the Bouton Law Lecture Fund September 17, 2020John O. McGinnis, George C. Dix Professor of Constitutional Law, Pritzker School of Law,…

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Daniel Webster, Second Reply to Hayne

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The Last Arbiter: U.S. Supreme Court, Alumni-Faculty Forum, Reunions 2020

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House Divided Speech (1858)

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Religious Liberty and the American Founding (Day 3)

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Statesmanship in Times of Crisis: Robert P. George in Conversation with Allen C. Guelzo

Allen C. Guelzo, Senior Research Scholar in the Council of the Humanities and Director of the Initiative on Politics and Statesmanship in the James Madison Program, Princeton University and Robert P.…

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Religious Liberty and the American Founding (Day 2)

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The Constitution As Our Story

The story of America’s history—its pivotal moments, its triumphs, and its disgraces—can’t be told without the Constitution. The Constitution’s amendments are documentary…

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2019 University Constitution Day Lecture

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