Darren Staloff on the American Founding

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Darren Staloff with Juliette Sellgren

September 30, 2022
Darren Staloff is a history professor at the City College of New York and the author of two books: Hamilton, Adams, Jefferson: The Politics of Enlightenment and the American Founding and The Making of the American Thinking Class: Intellectuals and Intelligentsia in Puritan Massachusetts.

He talks to us today about the ideas at the core of our Constitution, the people who fought for it, and the results of those political conflicts. What is so special about our constitutional republic?

And don't miss Christy Lynn's Great Antidote EXTRA on this episode, where you'll find even more to explore!