America in Search of a Soul
Date:
Jan. 20, 1976
Description:
Jan. 20, 1976. Running time: 1:09:02. For Thurman, God is the Creator of all life and existence. Just as life is unfolded by God in a process, America has been unfolding in its laws and constitutions. As part of this history, America has been seeking a soul. It has a creative element to its existence, adopting disparate people under shared political ideals. The quest for equality has been central to this.

Associated Subjects:
American Dream
American life
Constitution of the United States
African Americans -- Legal status, laws, etc.