Bill of Rights Institute EDUCATING INDIVIDUALS about THE CONSTITUTION updated Why a Bill of Rights? What Impact Does It Have?May 22, 2018 20:05:43
The debate over the Bill of Rights at the Founding was not an argument over whether rights exist, but about how best to protect those rights. The founders disagreed about whether a bill of rights was necessary, and whether it would be effective. Later generations continue to face the challenge of finding the best way to safeguard individual rights. This lesson explores these debates and discussions.