American Freethought DVD #3
Sunday 17 December 2017
10:00am - 12:00pm
Good Earth Food Co-Op (2010 Veterans Drive, Saint Cloud, MN 56303)
American Freethought DVD #3 Please join us for a four part miniseries probing our nation’s freethought, atheist, and humanist heritage from the American Revolution to the 1930s. Sunday, December 17, 2017 10:00 AM Good Earth Food Co-Op (https://maps.google.com/maps?f=q&hl=en&q=2010+Veterans+Drive%2C+Saint+Cloud%2C+MN%2C+56303%2C+us) 2010 Veterans Drive, Saint Cloud, MN Part Three The mainstream press and the alternatives press. Victoria Woodhull. D.M. Bennett’s The Truth Seeker and Thomas H. Huxley promote Darwin’s evolution. Abraham Lincoln and his views on religion. Founding of the National Liberal League and the National Defense Association, forerunner of the ACLU. Anthony Comstock targets birth-control advocate Edward B. Foote, free-love activist Ezra Heywood, and D.M Bennett. Bennett’s historic obscenity trial, his conviction and imprisonment, hastening his death.