Founders

Jefferson Exchange | March 20, 2014 | 9:00
10:10 am
Thu March 20, 2014

Cokie Roberts And The Founding Mothers

Credit NPR

Cokie Roberts speaks of the tough fight to create the United States... and the tough fights of today.

The term "founding fathers" rolls off the tongue pretty easily in our country.

Franklin, Washington, Jefferson… we can all name some of the men who helped found the republic. 

But women played a role, too, despite the very different gender relations of the 18th century. 

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