Set your DVR: This weekend, CSPAN-3 will air a segment called “Philosophy & Politics of Roe v. Wade" that was recorded at Princeton in May during the "Milestones in the History of the Free Society and Prospects for Perpetuation Conference.” The program will air at 1:15 p.m. ET Saturday, Aug. 24, and 6:15 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 25.
Political science and law professors evaluate the 1973 landmark Supreme Court decision, Roe v. Wade. They critique the Court’s opinion and consider the politics surrounding the case. Princeton University’s James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions, and the Association for the Study of Free Institutions cosponsored this event.