The National Constitution Center, an interactive museum in Philadelphia, recently opened a hands-on Constitute exhibit and drafting lab. Visitors can view and compare the U.S. Constitution and other world constitutions in the main exhibit, and then collaborate with
Users of Constitute will want visit the site to see some flashy new bells and tinsel just in time for the holidays. Constitute has a new look, new features, and a new way to view constitutions. Plus, read it all in Arabic, thanks a collaboration with International
CCP's Timeline of Constitutions, designed by Jonathan Corum, has been selected to the 2014 short list of nominees for the Kantar Information is Beautiful Awards. Winners will be announced in November. Learn more here.
Virginia Rep. Bob Goodlatte claimed, accurately in our view, that the US Constitution is the oldest written constitution still in use today. Politifact Virginia carefully verified the statement, and gave it a thumbs-up.
We now have an English translation of the Declaration of the Rights of Man and the Citizen of Holland (1795) - see the translation here.