U.S. Constitution http://news.stlpublicradio.org en ‘We The People…’ UMSL Professor’s New Book Highlights What The Framers Were Really Thinking http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/we-people-umsl-professor-s-new-book-highlights-what-framers-were-really-thinking <p><em>Encore Presentation: This program's original broadcast was on March 19, 2013</em>.</p><p>Having existed and endured for more than 225 years, the U.S. Constitution and the intent of those who created it continues to be a hotly contested topic.</p> Thu, 04 Jul 2013 18:05:00 +0000 Alex Heuer, Mary Edwards & Don Marsh 10356 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org ‘We The People…’ UMSL Professor’s New Book Highlights What The Framers Were Really Thinking Peter Sagal Explores The Constitution In PBS Series http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/peter-sagal-explores-constitution-pbs-series <p>When Twin Cities Public Television, tpt National Productions and Insignia Films wanted to produce a documentary series for PBS examining what the Constitution means in the 21st Century, they didn’t take the conventional route.&nbsp; Instead of rounding up a number of experts who would talk on a studio set in front of book cases, they asked the host of NPR’s <a href="http://www.npr.org/programs/wait-wait-dont-tell-me/"><em>Wait, Wait, Don’t Tell Me</em></a> to get on a red, white and blue Harley Davidson and travel across the country.</p> Wed, 08 May 2013 22:22:08 +0000 Mary Edwards, Alex Heuer & Don Marsh 26216 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Peter Sagal Explores The Constitution In PBS Series