Liberty on Trial in America: Cases That Defined Freedom

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Liberty on Trial in America: Cases That Defined Freedom

2020

In 24 fascinating episodes, go behind the scenes of the trials that brought many of the liberties we enjoy today. You'll learn exactly what happened when Susan B. Anthony decided to vote in a national election, when activists...

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Director
The Great Courses
Features
Doug Linder
Supplier
The Great Courses

In This Series

The Trial of Anne Hutchinson
Episode 1
The Trial of Anne Hutchinson
The Trial of John Peter Zenger
Episode 2
The Trial of John Peter Zenger
Two Slave Trials
Episode 3
Two Slave Trials
The Trial of John Brown
Episode 4
The Trial of John Brown
The Trial of Susan B. Anthony
Episode 5
The Trial of Susan B. Anthony
The Trial of the Haymarket Eight
Episode 6
The Trial of the Haymarket Eight
The Trial of John T. Scopes
Episode 7
The Trial of John T. Scopes
The Sweet Trials, Race, and Self-Defense
Episode 8
The Sweet Trials, Race, and Self-Defense
Jehovah’s Witnesses and Flag-Salute Cases
Episode 9
Jehovah’s Witnesses and Flag-Salute Cases
Korematsu v. United States
Episode 10
Korematsu v. United States
Segregation on Trial
Episode 11
Segregation on Trial
The Lenny Bruce Trials
Episode 12
The Lenny Bruce Trials
The Evolving Right to Marry
Episode 13
The Evolving Right to Marry
Wisconsin v. Yoder
Episode 14
Wisconsin v. Yoder
Furman v. Georgia
Episode 15
Furman v. Georgia
The Trial of Daniel Ellsberg
Episode 16
The Trial of Daniel Ellsberg
The Road to Roe v. Wade
Episode 17
The Road to Roe v. Wade
The Right to an Intimate Life
Episode 18
The Right to an Intimate Life
The Ruby Ridge Trial
Episode 19
The Ruby Ridge Trial
The Trials of Jack Kevorkian
Episode 20
The Trials of Jack Kevorkian
Boy Scouts of America v. Dale
Episode 21
Boy Scouts of America v. Dale
Kelo v. City of New London
Episode 22
Kelo v. City of New London
The Citizens United Case
Episode 23
The Citizens United Case
Liberty for Nonhumans?
Episode 24
Liberty for Nonhumans?