Founders Constitution

Course Description

These podcasts and videos explore the historical events and personal circumstances of the Founders who wrote the Constitution.  What were some of the places and local priorities that shaped their viewpoints?  How did they compromise when they disagreed on important issues like slavery?  How did these decisions affect the antebellum generation and ignite the Civil War?  If the Constitution was written by flawed men, did it create a flawed system?

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