First Freedom

Independence is Blasphemy

Clip | 5m 36s

The British perceived Americans’ fight for independence as an act of blasphemy. How could a group of loyal subjects professing to follow the laws of God rebel against a king chosen by God?

Aired: 12/18/12

Rating: NR

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“First Freedom: The Fight for Religious Liberty” was made possible with support from the GFC Foundation, The Annenberg Foundation, The Larry H. and Gail Miller Family Foundation, The Arthur Vining Davis Foundations, The One Foundation, Garfield and Margo Cook, and other generous contributions.