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  • - The Constitution of the United States

  • is a crucial document to understand

  • if you're a United States citizen.

  • And, frankly, for almost anyone on the planet,

  • obviously the United States is an influential country,

  • but beyond that, many of the countries out there

  • constitutions are actually based

  • on the United States Constitution.

  • So in these lessons we're going to dive deep.

  • We're actually going to read the Constitution.

  • And, as you'll see, we will read alongside

  • some of the top experts of the United States Constitution

  • in the world.

  • But we'll do it in a way that you'll realize

  • that you too can be something of an expert

  • on the United States Constitution.

  • We're gonna go through all of the various articles

  • and sections of the Constitution.

  • And you'll find that it's an intriguing document

  • that has incredible relevance, even today.

  • We're also going to talk about how the judicial system,

  • in particular the Supreme Court,

  • has interpreted the United States Constitution

  • and how that has had a whole chain of side effects

  • on our everyday lives.

  • And last but not least,

  • we're going to talk about what rights and liberties

  • are protected by the Bill of Rights

  • inside of the United States Constitution.

  • So let's go on this journey together.

  • Whether you live in the United States

  • and really just wanna understand

  • the government that you live in

  • or you're just a curious mind wanting to understand

  • how a government can be structured,

  • these lessons will answer your questions.

  • And if you wanna learn more and get deep practice

  • with immediate feedback,

  • (computer chiming)

  • I encourage you to look at these lessons

  • on khanacademy.org.

- The Constitution of the United States

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