Heard July 5th on the National Mall: An Impending Supreme Court Justice’s Independence Day Speech (1941)
Prof. JOHN Q. BARRETT

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — July 6, 2019 — Below, for reading on the day after Independence Day and on other days, is the speech that Robert H. Jackson, then Attorney General of the United States, delivered in a radio studio on Friday, July 4, 1941.  He was supposed to deliver it live on the National Mall, but that got rained out.  …

eHeziHeard July 5th on the National Mall: An Impending Supreme Court Justice’s Independence Day Speech (1941)
Prof. JOHN Q. BARRETT

September 17th – Constitution Day BY Prof. John Q. Barrett

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Two hundred and twenty-three years ago tonight, thirty-eight weary delegates to a convention in Philadelphia signed the Constitution of the United States.  Four handwritten sheets of parchment were enough to state the terms on which thirteen independent weak little republics agreed to try to survive together as one strong nation.  … 

eHeziSeptember 17th – Constitution Day BY Prof. John Q. Barrett