I’m quoted in The New York Sun

https://www.nysun.com/article/its-dangerous-for-january-6th-hearings-to-portray-our-republic-as-a-faberge-egg Dean Karayanis quoted some comments that I made at my book launch: James Philips, author of Two Revolutions and the Constitution, found over 4 million Google search results for the phrase “Trump coup,” questioned that elevation of the unorganized “rabble.” “Let’s assume,” he said, “that President Trump was so narcissistic and so indifferent to the …

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: https://jardispatches.podbean.com/e/e129-james-dr-philips-two-revolutions-and-the-constitution/