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Constitution USA with Peter Sagal

Video thumbnail: Constitution USA with Peter Sagal   Eminent Domain Case: How Can You Take My House?

Constitution USA with Peter Sagal

Eminent Domain Case: How Can You Take My House?

What right does the government have to take property away from citizens?

3:39

Eminent Domain Case: How Can You Take My House?

3:39

Video thumbnail: Constitution USA with Peter Sagal  Battles of School Prayer

Constitution USA with Peter Sagal

Battles of School Prayer

Learn more about the separation of church and state.

7:41

Battles of School Prayer

7:41

Video thumbnail: Constitution USA with Peter Sagal  Privacy

Constitution USA with Peter Sagal

Privacy

Efrat Cohen explains how social media/digital trails have changed the concept of privacy.

5:47

Privacy

5:47

Video thumbnail: Constitution USA with Peter Sagal  Protesting Funerals: The First Amendment Put to the Test

Constitution USA with Peter Sagal

Protesting Funerals: The First Amendment Put to the Test

Is all speech protected? Learn more about freedom of speech and what rights citizens have.

9:29

Protesting Funerals: The First Amendment Put to the Test

9:29

Video thumbnail: Constitution USA with Peter Sagal Constitutional Battle Ground State

Constitution USA with Peter Sagal

Constitutional Battle Ground State

Visit Harborside Health Center where the state rights and federal law are in conflict.

3:45

Constitutional Battle Ground State

3:45

Video thumbnail: Constitution USA with Peter Sagal Do the Children of Illegal Immigrants Have the Right Public

Constitution USA with Peter Sagal

Do the Children of Illegal Immigrants Have the Right Public

Do the Children of Illegal Immigrants Have the Right Public Education?

3:52

Do the Children of Illegal Immigrants Have the Right Public

3:52

Video thumbnail: Constitution USA with Peter Sagal Economic Liberty

Constitution USA with Peter Sagal

Economic Liberty

Learn more about government sanctioned monopolies and how it is a Constitutional issue.

4:01

Economic Liberty

4:01

Video thumbnail: Constitution USA with Peter Sagal Is gridlock built into the Constitution?

Constitution USA with Peter Sagal

Is gridlock built into the Constitution?

Is Gridlock Built Into the Constitution?

6:05

Is gridlock built into the Constitution?

6:05

Video thumbnail: Constitution USA with Peter Sagal It’s a Free Country: Know Your Rights!

Constitution USA with Peter Sagal

It’s a Free Country: Know Your Rights!

Richard Beeman explains the Bill of Rights and where it came from.

5:11

It’s a Free Country: Know Your Rights!

5:11

Video thumbnail: Constitution USA with Peter Sagal Madison's Constitution Convention Notes

Constitution USA with Peter Sagal

Madison's Constitution Convention Notes

Tour guide Sean O'Brien shows us around James Madison's home.

2:28

Madison's Constitution Convention Notes

2:28

Video thumbnail: Constitution USA with Peter Sagal Making Changes Without Changing the Constitution?

Constitution USA with Peter Sagal

Making Changes Without Changing the Constitution?

When the Equal Rights Amendment didn't pass, Title IX changed the future for women.

4:40

Making Changes Without Changing the Constitution?

4:40

Video thumbnail: Constitution USA with Peter Sagal Philadelphia and the Constitutional Convention

Constitution USA with Peter Sagal

Philadelphia and the Constitutional Convention

Historian Richard Beeman explains the issues facing the creation of a new government.

5:56

Philadelphia and the Constitutional Convention

5:56

Video thumbnail: Constitution USA with Peter Sagal Power Struggle: Tug of War

Constitution USA with Peter Sagal

Power Struggle: Tug of War

Gary Marbut discusses state rights and the advantage of state government.

5:03

Power Struggle: Tug of War

5:03

Video thumbnail: Constitution USA with Peter Sagal Randy Barnett on Federalism

Constitution USA with Peter Sagal

Randy Barnett on Federalism

Professor Randy Barnett explains his thoughts on federal power.

0:30

Randy Barnett on Federalism

0:30

Video thumbnail: Constitution USA with Peter Sagal Right to a Fair Trial

Constitution USA with Peter Sagal

Right to a Fair Trial

Who insures your rights are protected?

5:16

Right to a Fair Trial

5:16

Video thumbnail: Constitution USA with Peter Sagal Rights are Changing?

Constitution USA with Peter Sagal

Rights are Changing?

Akhil Amar explains why the definition of rights seem to change over time.

2:14

Rights are Changing?

2:14

Video thumbnail: Constitution USA with Peter Sagal Rights of Privacy…in the bedroom or any room.

Constitution USA with Peter Sagal

Rights of Privacy…in the bedroom or any room.

Learn more about the rights of privacy and how the Constitution plays a role.

3:26

Rights of Privacy…in the bedroom or any room.

3:26

Video thumbnail: Constitution USA with Peter Sagal Separate but NOT Equal

Constitution USA with Peter Sagal

Separate but NOT Equal

Visit Little Rock Central HS and learn how the federal government helped integration.

4:28

Separate but NOT Equal

4:28

Video thumbnail: Constitution USA with Peter Sagal The Big Bang Theory

Constitution USA with Peter Sagal

The Big Bang Theory

Akhil Amar explains his view on the founding.

4:09

The Big Bang Theory

4:09

Video thumbnail: Constitution USA with Peter Sagal The Commerce Clause

Constitution USA with Peter Sagal

The Commerce Clause

Learn about the Commerce Clause and how Wickard v. Filburn started it all.

3:53

The Commerce Clause

3:53

Video thumbnail: Constitution USA with Peter Sagal The Framers and Slavery

Constitution USA with Peter Sagal

The Framers and Slavery

Jack Rakove discusses how the Constitution could have allowed slavery to remain.

2:47

The Framers and Slavery

2:47

Video thumbnail: Constitution USA with Peter Sagal The Importance of the Constitution

Constitution USA with Peter Sagal

The Importance of the Constitution

Justice Sandra Day O'Connor explains the importance of the learning about the Constitution

1:01

The Importance of the Constitution

1:01

Video thumbnail: Constitution USA with Peter Sagal We Can’t Go it Alone!

Constitution USA with Peter Sagal

We Can’t Go it Alone!

Peter Sagal visits Hoover Dam to illustrate the federal power during crisis.

4:27

We Can’t Go it Alone!

4:27

Video thumbnail: Constitution USA with Peter Sagal What Right Does the Federal Government Have to Tell Us What

Constitution USA with Peter Sagal

What Right Does the Federal Government Have to Tell Us What

Should the federal government tell us what to do? Jody Freeman explains the benefits.

4:45

What Right Does the Federal Government Have to Tell Us What

4:45

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