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Californians React To Supreme Court Rulings On Prop 8 And DOMA

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.

06/19/2014

(Judge Anna Blackburne-Rigsby; Justice Barbara Pariente; Marsha Ternus, former chief justice, Iowa Supreme Court; Jeffrey Rosen, National Constitution Center CEO, who moderated.  Photo by Kim Glovas)

In Philadelphia, Judges Warn of Social Media Attempts To Sway Rulings

Are judges being threatened by politics while trying to make Constitutional decisions? That was part of the discussion at the National Constitution Center.

06/09/2014

(Lauren Saul, with one of the American flags in the Philadelphia Flag Day Association's collection. Photo provided)

Positively Philadelphia: Flag Day Festivities

Flag Day is coming up, and you’re invited to a big bash in the hometown of our national symbol.

06/08/2014

Students from Boston's Murphy School belt out God Bless America at the National Constitution Center (credit: Steve Tawa)

Students Commemorate Memorial Day Singing Karaoke At National Constitution Center

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.”

05/26/2014

Matthew Riffe, public programs demonstrator at the National Constitution Center. (credit: Hadas Kuznits)

National Constitution Center Hosts Variety Of Memorial Day Weekend Events

The National Constitution Center is hosting Memorial Day programming all weekend long.

05/24/2014

Stigall Show Log 5.14.14

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.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–05/14/2014

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Lynne Cheney: Philadelphia’s Importance In History Can’t Be Overstated

“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.

05/13/2014

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How To Celebrate Memorial Day In Philadelphia

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.

05/09/2014

(credit: Cherri Gregg)

New Exhibit At NCC Looks At Slavery Through Eyes Of Families Owned By Jefferson

The National Constitution Center opens a new exhibit Wednesday that tells the story of the six families of enslaved people owned by Thomas Jefferson.

04/08/2014

Stigall Show Log 3.31.14

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.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–03/31/2014

Stigall Show Log 3.11.14

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.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–03/11/2014

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The Price Of Online Privacy

Much of what we do online is free — but that comes at a cost to our privacy.

03/09/2014

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Top Places To Celebrate Women’s History Month 2014

Explore Philadelphia’s history this March for Women’s History Month. Here are the top five places you should considering visiting.

03/04/2014

Stigall Show Log 2.3.14

Chris discusses last night’s Super Bowl, the commercials, President Obama’s interview with Bill O’Reilly and the latest news surrounding New Jersey Governor Chris Christie. He talks to John Camilleri from Harmelin Media, Michael Bronstein and Jeff Roe on the Monday Morning Matchup, CBS 3’s Beasley Reece, and Jeffrey Rosen from the National Constitution Center.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–02/03/2014

(Credit: Cherri Gregg)

Corbett’s Medicaid Expansion Plan Gets Mixed Reception at Phila. Hearings

The plan includes major Medicaid reforms designed to reduce costs to the state, including monthly premiums for adults, work-search requirements, and caps on the number of medical visits and tests that can be performed.

01/03/2014

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