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First Freedom

First Freedom - Preview

The idea of freedom of religion in the USA ignited a fundamental shift in human history

First Freedom - Preview

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First Freedom

Campaign of 1800

The campaign of 1800 severed the once-strong relationship between Jefferson and Adams.

Campaign of 1800

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First Freedom

Independence is Blasphemy

The British perceived Americans’ fight for independence as an act of blasphemy

Independence is Blasphemy

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First Freedom

Religious Liberty

The Founders’ thinking evolved to embracing the religious freedom for all

Religious Liberty

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First Freedom

Church and State

Thomas Jefferson and James Madison fought to establish the separation of church and state

Church and State

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First Freedom

Protection of Religious Liberty

People were worried: would America have a national church?

Protection of Religious Liberty

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