I Have a Dream - The Commerce Clause and Race under the U.S. Constitution

As U.S. cultural and political attitudes change, so do trends in U.S. law. Where is the U.S. Constitution in all of this? Guest lecture by Professor Steve Barnes, Penn State Law.

Professor Stephen (Steve) Barnes, Assistant Dean, Penn State Law.(photo: Penn State Law)

How rigid—or how flexible—is the US Constitution?

In this presentation, Penn State Law Assistant Dean Stephen (Steve) Barnes, shares how the U.S. Congress flexed its power under the Commerce Clause to address racial discrimination in the 1960s in the United States.

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Published Jan. 9, 2017 9:33 AM - Last modified Jan. 9, 2017 9:33 AM