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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…

From  Julia Schwarz on September 23rd, 2021 0 likes 9 plays

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…

From  American American Studies on October 5th, 2020 0 likes 92 plays

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,…

From  Ch'nel Duke on September 18th, 2020 0 likes 246 plays

James Madison’s Constitution: In Order to Establish Justice

Lynn Uzzell, Scholar in Residence, Robert H. Smith Center for the Constitution, James Madison’s Montpelier Respondents: Darren Staloff, Professor of History, The City College of New York and…

From  Ch'nel Duke on November 1st, 2016 0 likes 71 plays

Slavery and the U.S. Constitution

Slavery and the U.S. Constitution Sean Wilentz, Commentary by Sarah Rivett September 16, 2015 Princeton University

From  Broadcast Broadcast Center Staff on September 18th, 2015 0 likes 401 plays

Two Roads from 1787: Elective Dictatorship or Deadlock?

From  Broadcast Broadcast Center Staff on September 23rd, 2013 0 likes 52 plays