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Mother of Freedom

Mother of Freedom

Broadcast: December 2, 1946
Added: May 10 2015

When men fight for the principle they believe in they are often fighting too for the women they love. This Cavalcade story is about a woman named Anna Zenger who gave up the wealthy acceptable men of her world to marry an unschooled printer. Living in a colony where the only newspaper was subservient to the wishes of the governor Anna and John Zenger raised a voice of protest  against the injustices of their day. In so doing they risked their lives and their happiness