A few weeks before a presidential election that may determine the makeup of the US Supreme Court justices for decades to come, lawyer, broadcaster and author James Zirin provides an overview of the constitutional importance of the highest court.

James D. Zirin, Host, Conversations in the Digital Age; Author, Supremely Partisan: How Raw Politics Tips the Scales in the Supreme Court of the United States

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Overview

A few weeks before a presidential election that may determine the makeup of the US Supreme Court justices for decades to come, lawyer, broadcaster and author James Zirin provides an overview of the history and constitutional importance of the highest court in one of the world’s major superpowers.

More information at Chatham House Primer: The US Supreme Court