Civil Rights



Jeffrey Rosen and Kerry Sautner
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America's Second Founding - the 14th Amendment

"The more educated you are, the more likely you are to be civically engaged." — Robert Pondiscio, Fordham Foundation. Civic literacy is fundamental to the functioning of the American democratic republic. It requires knowledge of our Constitution, its history, and its values, as they have evolved and changed over time....

Eric Foner at the National Constitution Center
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Civics Learning at the National Constitution, Philadelphia, PA.

Jeffrey Rosen, President and CEO, speaks on "The Second Founding of the Constitution." (The video starts at the 11:14 point in the recorded livestream.)

  • Kerry Sautner, Vice President of Visitor Experience, presents at the kickoff of the Catto Education initiative, August 31, 2017 (Presentation...

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National Conversations and Rights

Visit the Conversations on Rights and Justice at the National Archives Revisit the National Archives celebration of the 225th Anniversary of the Bill of Rights and hear Congressman John Lewis speak to the meaning of the Bill of Rights to the Modern Civil Rights Movement.

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