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Red Flag Laws | Constitution Corner
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Red Flag Laws | Constitution Corner

I’m Dr. Duke and this is Constitution Corner well Constitution Corner is one of my favorite segments of the week because it gets us to reflect not necessarily on this amendment or that codicil but to reflect on what the

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How one piece of legislation divided a nation – Ben Labaree, Jr.
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How one piece of legislation divided a nation – Ben Labaree, Jr.

Today when people complain about the state of American politics, they often mention the dominance of the Democratic and Republican Parties, or the sharp split between red and blue states. But while it may seem like both of these things

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What you might not know about the Declaration of Independence – Kenneth C. Davis
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What you might not know about the Declaration of Independence – Kenneth C. Davis

“All men are created equal and they are endowed with the rights to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.” Not so fast, Mr. Jefferson! These words from the Declaration of Independence, and the facts behind them, are well known.

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Constitution Day 2014
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Constitution Day 2014

(music) We the People those three words open the preamble to the United States Constitution they also emphasize one of the great promises our country that our nation will have a government of the people by the people and for

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Civil Rights & Liberties: Crash Course Government #23
A 3-minute guide to the Bill of Rights – Belinda Stutzman
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A 3-minute guide to the Bill of Rights – Belinda Stutzman

Translator: tom carter Reviewer: Bedirhan Cinar The first 10 amendments to the U.S. Constitution — also known as the Bill of Rights — were ratified or passed over 200 years ago. But even though they’re a bit, well, old, these

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How do US Supreme Court justices get appointed? – Peter Paccone
The fight for the right to vote in the United States – Nicki Beaman Griffin
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The fight for the right to vote in the United States – Nicki Beaman Griffin

When the next general election rolls around, who will be eligible to show up at the polls and vote for the President of the United States? It’s really pretty simple. If you are at least 18 years old, a citizen

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How is power divided in the United States government? – Belinda Stutzman
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How is power divided in the United States government? – Belinda Stutzman

Translator: Andrea McDonough Reviewer: Bedirhan Cinar Have you ever wondered who has the authority to make laws or punish people who break them? When we think of power in the United States, we usually think of the President, but he

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Chief Justice’s Power of Democracy Civic Learning Initiative
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Chief Justice’s Power of Democracy Civic Learning Initiative

I think civics helps you understand the world around you. It also helps you understand how decisions are made so that you don’t feel that you aren’t being considered. Civics gives you an option to participate. We wanted to create

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