Artist John Trumbull's "Declaration of Independence." It can be seen in the rotunda of the U.S. Capitol. /Library of Congress hide caption

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The Two-Way

Just A Few Important Words About The 'Declaration Of Independence'

Along with the words and phrases that still ring out 239 years later are less noticed turns of phrase. They say a lot about the messages Thomas Jefferson and the other founding fathers wanted to send.

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Music Interviews

Larry Campbell And Teresa Williams Step To The Mic, Together

He's from New York City; she's from rural Tennessee. But the husband and wife, each known for backing up roots music's biggest stars, make it work on their new album.

Author Interviews

Decades Of Politics And Partnership In Jimmy Carter's 'Full Life'

Former president Jimmy Carter was one of the youngest ex-presidents ever when he left office in 1981. His new memoir, A Full Life, looks back at his years of public service, in and out of office.