National Constitution Center
There’s a lot happening in Philadelphia this week, in the days leading up to and following the Fourth of July.
Malala Yousafzai is the youngest recipient in the award’s 26-year history, and for good reason.
Looking for something to do today? Here are our top three picks…there’s something for everyone in the Philadelphia area!
Republican Attorney On Marriage Equality: Conservatives Should Recognize That Marriage Of Any Kind Is In Line With Party’s Values
Attorneys Olson and Boies collaborated to successfully challenge California’s ban on same-sex marriage, and they continue to work for marriage equality.
Are judges being threatened by politics while trying to make Constitutional decisions? That was part of the discussion at the National Constitution Center.
Flag Day is coming up, and you’re invited to a big bash in the hometown of our national symbol.
Memorial Day programming at the National Constitution Center included an opportunity for some patriotic karaoke — and a group of grade school students turned out to be “Boston Strong.”
The National Constitution Center is hosting Memorial Day programming all weekend long.
Chris reviews last night’s event at the National Constitution Center with Lynne Cheney, the latest battle of Hurricane Sandy aid, and an important court ruling in Europe on internet privacy. He also talks to Tom McGrath from Philadelphia Magazine and Cody Asche from the Phillies.
“Philadelphia was the center of so much — not just the Constitution, but the Declaration [of Independence], and then it was the home of the first government during one of the most interesting decades in American history,” she said.
The City of Brotherly Love knows how to celebrate Memorial Day right. From karaoke and jam sessions to services and parades, here’s our top picks on how to honor our veterans and usher in summer in the Greater Philadelphia area.
The National Constitution Center opens a new exhibit Wednesday that tells the story of the six families of enslaved people owned by Thomas Jefferson.
Chris details the end of the Sixers record losing streak, DeSean Jackson being released by the Eagles, and Jay Paterno dropping out of the race for Pennsylvania Lieutenant Governor. He talks to President of the Heritage Foundation, Jim Demint, Phillies General Manager Ruben Amaro Jr, as well as, Michael Bronstein and Jeff Roe on the Monday Morning Matchup.
Chris discusses the Supreme Court’s decision not to hear the controversial case of boobies bracelets, a bill introduced in Philadelphia City Council to decriminalize small amounts of marijuana, and John McCain’s appearance on David Letterman’s show. He talks to Rutgers Professor Dr. Rudy Bell about his objection to Condoleezza Rice delivering their commencement address and CNN’s Jeffrey Toobin about he appearance at the National Constitution Center.
Much of what we do online is free — but that comes at a cost to our privacy.