• Launchpad: “The Grand Inquisitor” by Fyodor Dostoyevsky

    Created January 14, 2015

    Religious Freedom Day

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    Muslims walking in NYC with American flags

    Religious Worlds of New York: The Everyday Life of American Religious Diversity

    This site is the product of the Religious Worlds institute, a project of the Interfaith Center of New York and Union Theological Seminary with support from NEH. The site offers lesson plans, curriculum ideas, and professional development based on NEH Summer Institutes for School Teachers that delve into the doctrines of the world's major religions and encourage academically-grounded engagement with the social realities of contemporary religious communities.

    President Barack Obama gives commencement address at Notre Dame University

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    Albert Einstein

    PBS: "The Jewish Americans"

    David Grubin’s landmark documentary series explores 350 years of Jewish American history. This story chronicles the struggle of a tiny minority who make their way into the American mainstream while, at the same time, maintaining a sense of their own identity as Jews. It includes essays on Jewish Life in America, video clips, and resources for educators.

    PBS: "The Jewish Americans"

    David Grubin’s landmark documentary series explores 350 years of Jewish American history. This quintessentially American story chronicles the struggle of a tiny minority who make their way into the American mainstream while, at the same time, maintaining a sense of their own identity as Jews. It includes essays on Jewish life in America, video clips, and resources for educators.

    Martin Luther King publishes his Letter from a Birmingham Jail

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    April 16, 1963

    Colony of Maryland founded by Catholic and Protestant settlers sent by Lord Baltimore

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    Essayist Michel de Montaigne born

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