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November 2018
Audio
Wilson and the Armistice: Ending World War I
November 10th, 2018
John H. Maurer

On the centennial of the signing of the First World War Armistice, historian John H. Maurer explores President Woodrow Wilson’s role in negotiating the Treaty of Versailles.

Duration: 01:33:11

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October 2018
Audio
The Constitution, the Courts, and Donald Trump
October 24th, 2018
Akhil Reed Amar, Jeffrey Rosen, Marcia Coyle (moderator)

Leading experts uncover the consequences of major legal issues triggered by the Trump administration’s policies, including controversies over Dreamers, the U.S. Census, and the Emoluments Clause of the Constitution.

Duration: 01:02:00

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October 2018
Audio
The Founders and Us
October 22nd, 2018
Joseph J. Ellis, Stacy Schiff (moderator)

Historians present the Founding Fathers’ views respectively on racism, economic inequality, American imperialism, and the doctrine of original intent. Discover how the nation’s founding ideals remain relevant today.

Duration: 58:41

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October 2018
Audio
Slavery and Antislavery at the Nation’s Founding
October 16th, 2018
Sean Wilentz, Brent Staples (moderator)

Historian Sean Wilentz, in conversation with journalist Brent Staples, illuminates the political and constitutional struggle over slavery that began during the Revolution and concluded with the Confederacy’s defeat.

Duration: 57:22

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October 2018
Audio
The Presidency and Impeachment
October 11th, 2018
Akhil Reed Amar, Philip C. Bobbitt, Benno Schmidt (moderator)

Leading constitutional scholars debate what constitutes an impeachable offense and how the relevant text of the Constitution been interpreted and enforced throughout American history.

Duration: 57:29

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