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Program one looks at the important contribution made to the principles of equal rights by Samuel Adams in segment one. Segment two examines how the Declaration of Independence established the idea of equal rights for all Americans. Segment three shows ... how the U.S. Congress enacted the most sweeping legislation in equal rights by making land ownership available for everyone. The Bill of Rights and its impact of equal rights are examined in segment four. Segment five shows how Horace Mann's drive for universal education would create the foundation for equal rights in America.