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Constitution USA with Peter Sagal | Episode | Created Equal

The high ideals of the Declaration of Independence that “all men are created equal” didn’t make it into the Constitution in 1787. It took three-quarters of a century, and a bloody civil war, before the Fourteenth Amendment of 1868 made equality a constitutional right and gave the federal government the power to enforce it.

S1 E3 | 0:53:11 | AIRED: 5/21/2013 | EXPIRES: 3/31/2028 |
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