https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=j8vBhuOfJqQ#at=124 Published on Sep 21, 2012 Ted Widmer, director of the John Carter Brown Library at Brown University, speaks about George Washington's 1790 letter to the Jewish community in Newport, Longfellow's poem on the same theme, and the history of religious tolerance in American politics at Cambridge Forum. More lectures at http://forum-network.org. Recorded 9/19/12.
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