Examine the career and global impact of American-born theologian Reinhold Niebuhr, who became a voice of conscience to a country reaching the pinnacle of its economic and political power. Through archival photos, recordings and interviews, the documentary explores seminal role in American life. Perhaps the clearest indication is the popularity of his Serenity Prayer, used by Alcoholics Anonymous.
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