Constitute

Browse and search the constitutions of the world with Constitute. Here’s an intro video:

The site is browsable by country, date, and topic. And, as the video shows, you can type a search term into the search box and find out how different countries deal with that topic in their constitutions.

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For example, I searched for “the right to bear arms” (in the Rights and Duties topic) and found that such a right is in only 5 constitutions in the world:

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You can also “pin” sections — a way to bookmark or save items. To pin an item, click on the pin icon. The pinned items will appear on the right side of the screen:


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