My videos on surprising aspects of the origins of the Constitution

Two videos about: how Americans’ political rights developed before the American Revolution; and why Jefferson said that Americans had their own constitution, when they still lived in British colonies.

Podcast: The Journal of the American Revolution

I am so excited to have been interviewed by Brady Crytzer about the origins of the political culture of Revolutionary America, and how we came to have representative government chosen by the people. This is the story told in my book:

I was interviewed for an ePluribis: America podacst

I was honored to be interviewed by Jeanette Lenoir in a podcast on the ePluribis: America website. As Jeanette notes, we discussed my view that in order to fully understand how America works, you need to understand its system of government and laws, and for that you must understand the origins of its Constitution. We …

Interview on Australia’s Radio National, about my book and related issues

I was interviewed today, by Tom Switzer, on the deep origins of the American Constitution, and some of their implications for us in 2021. The interview was prompted by my new book “Two Revolutions and the Constitution: How the English and American Revolutions Produced the American Constitution”. The interview is the first half of today’s …