First Freedom: The Fight for Religious Liberty

  • 2012
  • TV-PG

Examining how and why the freedom of conscience was codified in the Constitution by America's founders. The documentary features re-enactments based on the Founding Fathers' own words as well as interviews with historians Douglas Brinkley and John Hope Franklin (1915-2009); theologian Forrest Church (1948–2009); writer Jon Meacham; and NPR analyst Cok (more…)

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Examining how and why the freedom of conscience was codified in the Constitution by America's founders. The documentary features re-enactments based on the Founding Fathers' own words as well as interviews with historians Douglas Brinkley and John Hope Franklin (1915-2009); theologian Forrest Church (1948–2009); writer Jon Meacham; and NPR analyst Cokie Roberts.

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