Separation of Church and State in Principle and Politics
Former Senator Birch Bayh spoke about the First Amendment, specifically the separation of church and state. Topics included the first… read more
Former Senator Birch Bayh spoke about the First Amendment, specifically the separation of church and state. Topics included the first Constitutional Convention, the development of the Bill of Rights, the relationship between a citizen and his or her government, the 18th century Anglican Church, and the Supreme Court decision on school prayer. After his presentation he answered audience members' questions.
Former Senator Bayh is a visiting fellow at the Starr Center. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- Birch Bayh U.S. Senator (Former) [D] Indiana
- Adam Goodheart Fellow Washington College->Starr (C.V.) Center for the Study of the American Experience
- Edward "Ted" L. Widmer Director Washington College->Starr (C.V.) Center for the Study of the American Experience
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