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God in America

A Nation Reborn/A New Light (2 of 3) (#102)

An investigative look into how religion shaped our national identity, our schools and our politics. [116 minutes] Closed Captioning

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Series Description: GOD IN AMERICA tells the sweeping and dramatic history of religion in the public life of America, from the arrival of Columbus in 1492 to the 2008 election. The series explores the potent and complex interaction between religion and democracy, the origins of the American concept of religious liberty and the controversial evolution of that ideal in the courts and the political arena.

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