A Constitution in Writing Preview

Examine the struggles and compromises in the creation of the document that protects our liberties. Constitutional experts, “Framers,” and everyday Americans weigh in on the rule of law, the branches of government, and the debate over originalism.

AIRED: 1/24/2020 | 00:00:30
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Well Dr. Franklin, what have you given us?

Well sir, a republic, if you can keep it.

We don't have a religion, we don't have an ethnicity, we have a constitution.

It's the law of laws.

These documents are the charters of freedom.

I voted!

I voted!

Join me, Doug Ginsburg, as I explore our struggle for liberty.

It begins with the first rule of negotiation: get it in writing.