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Tom Woods: 'U.S. Constitutional History' Course Now Available!

So excited for this one. If you haven't signed up yet, I definitely recommend it.

Here's a list of the content:

1 German and British Antecedents
Germania, Magna Charta, and the Glorious Revolution

2 Colonial Constituitonalism and the Imperial Crisis

3 The Imperial Crisis (continued)

4 The Declaration of Independence

5 Articles of Confederation and the Critical Period

6 To the Philadelphia Convention
Mt. Vernon, Annapolis, and James Madison's Research Project

7 The Philadelphia Convention

8 Ratification

9 The Federalist

10 State Constitutions
e.g., Virginia, Pennsylvania, New York, Massachusetts -- but Connecticut and Rhode Island

11 The First Congress
Cabinet Departments, Judiciary Act, Bill of Rights

12 At Swords' Point
Jefferson v. Hamilton in the Cabinet (Assumption, Bank Bill, Neutrality Proclamation)

13 Federalists off the Rails
Chisholm v. Georgia (1793), Alien and Sedition Acts, Virginia and Kentucky Resolutions

14 Jeffersonians Take Command
Election of 1800/01; Repeal of the 1801 Judiciary Act
but -- Pickering and Chase Impeachments; Jefferson Rejects Taylor/Pendleton Amendment Advice

15 The Marshall Court (I)
Marbury v. Madison (1803); Fletcher v. Peck (1810)

16 The Marshall Court (II)
McCulloch v. Maryland (1819); Barron v. Baltimore (1833)

17 The Missouri Crisis (1820-21)

18 The Jackson Administration: The Bank Bill Veto and a New Vision of the Presidency; The Nullification Crisis

19 Antebellum Commentaries

20 Dred Scott v. Sandford (1857)

21 Abraham Lincoln's Election and the Secession Crisis

22 Mr. Lincoln's War
Rejects Secession; Prize Cases; Federal Conscription; Paper Money; Vallandigham; Habeas Corpus

23 Reconstruction: Conquest; Abolition; 13th, 14th, and 15th Amendments; Republican Governments; End of Occupation

24 The Era of Substantive Due Process

25 Progressivism: Empire (Spanish-American War); 16th Amendment; 17th Amendment; Federal Reserve; Presidential Leadership; Prohibition; 19th Amendment

26 The New Deal (I)
First New Deal; Revolution of 1937; Second New Deal

27 The New Deal (II)
Four Terms for Roosevelt; A SCUS full of New Dealers; Everson v. Ewing Township; The UN

28 The Civil Rights Movement
Smith v. Allwright; Brown v. Board I & II (1954, '55); Cooper v. Aaron; Civil Rights Act of 1964; Voting Rights Act of 1965

29 The Warren and Burger Courts
Redistricting; Forced Busing; Criminal Law

30 The Imperial Presidency
The War Powers Act; The Unitary Executive; Torture and Congress/Treaties; The Spending Power and the Regulatory State

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