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Constitution USA with Peter Sagal


Ch. Title Description # Day Date Time Length RPT CC DVS AD MD
10.2 It's A Free Country Ask Americans what the Constitution's most important feature is and most will say it's the guarantees of liberty enshrined in the Bill of Rights. Peter Sagal explores the history of the Bill of Rights and addresses several stories--ripped from the headlines--involving freedom of speech, freedom of religion and right to privacy. (2 of 4) 102 TU 07/15/14 12:00am 00:56:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 A More Perfect Union Peter Sagal travels cross-country on a customized red, white and blue Harley-Davidson to find out what the Constitution means in the 21st century. He explores the Constitution's most striking and innovative feature: its resilient brand of federalism. This delicate balance of power has served America well for more than two centuries, but it has also led to tensions throughout American history and still sparks controversy today. (1 of 4) 101 TU 07/15/14 07:00am 00:56:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 It's A Free Country Ask Americans what the Constitution's most important feature is and most will say it's the guarantees of liberty enshrined in the Bill of Rights. Peter Sagal explores the history of the Bill of Rights and addresses several stories--ripped from the headlines--involving freedom of speech, freedom of religion and right to privacy. (2 of 4) 102 TU 07/15/14 08:00am 00:56:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 A More Perfect Union Peter Sagal travels cross-country on a customized red, white and blue Harley-Davidson to find out what the Constitution means in the 21st century. He explores the Constitution's most striking and innovative feature: its resilient brand of federalism. This delicate balance of power has served America well for more than two centuries, but it has also led to tensions throughout American history and still sparks controversy today. (1 of 4) 101 TU 07/15/14 01:00pm 00:56:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 It's A Free Country Ask Americans what the Constitution's most important feature is and most will say it's the guarantees of liberty enshrined in the Bill of Rights. Peter Sagal explores the history of the Bill of Rights and addresses several stories--ripped from the headlines--involving freedom of speech, freedom of religion and right to privacy. (2 of 4) 102 TU 07/15/14 02:00pm 00:56:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 A More Perfect Union Peter Sagal travels cross-country on a customized red, white and blue Harley-Davidson to find out what the Constitution means in the 21st century. He explores the Constitution's most striking and innovative feature: its resilient brand of federalism. This delicate balance of power has served America well for more than two centuries, but it has also led to tensions throughout American history and still sparks controversy today. (1 of 4) 101 SU 07/20/14 11:00am 00:56:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 It's A Free Country Ask Americans what the Constitution's most important feature is and most will say it's the guarantees of liberty enshrined in the Bill of Rights. Peter Sagal explores the history of the Bill of Rights and addresses several stories--ripped from the headlines--involving freedom of speech, freedom of religion and right to privacy. (2 of 4) 102 SU 07/20/14 NOON 00:56:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 Created Equal Peter Sagal talks with ordinary Americans and leading constitutional experts about what the Constitution actually says and what it means. He introduces the far-reaching changes created by the Fourteenth Amendment, and explains how those notions are being used to fight for same-sex marriage, voting rights, affirmative action and immigration reform. (3 of 4) 103 MO 07/21/14 06:00pm 00:56:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 Built to Last? Peter Sagal travels to Iceland, where after the country's economic collapse, leaders decided to create a new constitution, looking to the U.S. Constitution for inspiration. This prompts Sagal to investigate why our own founding document has lasted more than 225 years. (4 of 4) 104 MO 07/21/14 07:00pm 00:56:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 Created Equal Peter Sagal talks with ordinary Americans and leading constitutional experts about what the Constitution actually says and what it means. He introduces the far-reaching changes created by the Fourteenth Amendment, and explains how those notions are being used to fight for same-sex marriage, voting rights, affirmative action and immigration reform. (3 of 4) 103 MO 07/21/14 11:00pm 00:56:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 Built to Last? Peter Sagal travels to Iceland, where after the country's economic collapse, leaders decided to create a new constitution, looking to the U.S. Constitution for inspiration. This prompts Sagal to investigate why our own founding document has lasted more than 225 years. (4 of 4) 104 TU 07/22/14 12:00am 00:56:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 Created Equal Peter Sagal talks with ordinary Americans and leading constitutional experts about what the Constitution actually says and what it means. He introduces the far-reaching changes created by the Fourteenth Amendment, and explains how those notions are being used to fight for same-sex marriage, voting rights, affirmative action and immigration reform. (3 of 4) 103 TU 07/22/14 07:00am 00:56:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 Built to Last? Peter Sagal travels to Iceland, where after the country's economic collapse, leaders decided to create a new constitution, looking to the U.S. Constitution for inspiration. This prompts Sagal to investigate why our own founding document has lasted more than 225 years. (4 of 4) 104 TU 07/22/14 08:00am 00:56:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 Created Equal Peter Sagal talks with ordinary Americans and leading constitutional experts about what the Constitution actually says and what it means. He introduces the far-reaching changes created by the Fourteenth Amendment, and explains how those notions are being used to fight for same-sex marriage, voting rights, affirmative action and immigration reform. (3 of 4) 103 TU 07/22/14 01:00pm 00:56:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 Built to Last? Peter Sagal travels to Iceland, where after the country's economic collapse, leaders decided to create a new constitution, looking to the U.S. Constitution for inspiration. This prompts Sagal to investigate why our own founding document has lasted more than 225 years. (4 of 4) 104 TU 07/22/14 02:00pm 00:56:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 Created Equal Peter Sagal talks with ordinary Americans and leading constitutional experts about what the Constitution actually says and what it means. He introduces the far-reaching changes created by the Fourteenth Amendment, and explains how those notions are being used to fight for same-sex marriage, voting rights, affirmative action and immigration reform. (3 of 4) 103 SU 07/27/14 11:00am 00:56:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
10.2 Built to Last? Peter Sagal travels to Iceland, where after the country's economic collapse, leaders decided to create a new constitution, looking to the U.S. Constitution for inspiration. This prompts Sagal to investigate why our own founding document has lasted more than 225 years. (4 of 4) 104 SU 07/27/14 NOON 00:56:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST