Constitution USA with Peter Sagal

Liberty, equality and the 14th Amendment

Clip: Season 1 | 1m 45s

What exactly does "liberty" mean? What does "equality" mean? Columbia law Professor Jamal Greene talks about why we've had so many legal battles about those few words in the 14th amendment.

Aired: 02/12/13

Rating: NR

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