A public radio collaboration that focuses on three themes: American style of democracy, democracy by the people, and the aging of American democracy. Elements include stories, sound portraits, and commentaries around these themes.
An exhibit at the Library of Congress presenting about 2,000 items and 16,000 images of the ex-slave and African-American abolitionist. Items include speeches, articles, books, and photographs from the period of 1841 to 1964.
Complete text of Alexis de Tocqueville's comprehensive political and cultural analysis of American society in the early 19th century. Text provided by the University of Virginia American Studies Program.