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American Freethought DVD #4

Sunday 21 January 2018
10:00am - 12:00pm

Good Earth Food Co-Op (2010 Veterans Drive, Saint Cloud, MN 56303)

American Freethought DVD #4 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, January 21, 2017 10:00 AM Good Earth Food Co-Op 2010 Veterans Drive, Saint Cloud, MN Part Four Rise of Roman Catholicism. Freethinkers challenge Sunday laws. The Haymarket tragedy. McKinley’s assassination. World War I. The Truth Seeker exposes the YMCA and Salvation Army, is barred from the mails. The Palmer raids; deportation of Emma Goldman. The Scopes trial. Clarence Darrow and William Jennings Bryan. DeMille’s Godless Girl. H.L. Mencken. Rise of radio evangelism: Billy Sunday and his plagiarism of Ingersoll. Decline of the freethought movement between the world wars.