Dr Jennifer Roback Morse

Ruth Institute Podcast

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Ruth Institute Podcast

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Making Marriage Cool -- Standing up for Traditional Marriage

Episodes

Driving Home the Faith: Don't Change the Our Father!

Jul 8, 2019 13:41

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(July 8, 2019) Dr J is Father Rob Jack's guest on Sacred Heart Radio's "Driving Home the Faith." They're discussing the Pope's change to the Italian wording of the "Our Father," which he also proposes to do in English.

The Ruth Institute and LifeSite News have a joint petition out on the Our Father alteration; if you'd like to sign it, check out ruthinstitute.org/petitions.

Not the Sperm You Thought You Had...

Jul 3, 2019 16:14

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(July 2, 2019) Dr J is Father Rob Jack's guest on Sacred Heart Radio's "Driving Home the Faith." They're discussing the ethics of sperm donation & the lack of transparency generally in the fertility industry, specifically in light of the recent Canadian case where a doctor lost his license after impregnating his patients with his own sperm without their knowledge or consent.

Changing the Our Father? Stella Morabito on Disrupting Memory, Tradition and Community

Jul 2, 2019 22:13

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(July 2, 2019) Dr J interviews Stella Moribito, former CIA analyst and expert on the nature and use of propaganda in political and social movements. They're discussing the Pope's proposed change to the English wording of the "Our Father."

The Ruth Institute and LifeSiteNews have a joint petition out on this; if you'd like to sign it, check out ruthinstitute.org/petitions.

Acton 2019: Love and Economics: A Foundational Issue for a Free Society

Jun 21, 2019 01:00:01

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(June 21, 2019) We've just started summer here in the northern hemisphere, and you know what that means: this year's Acton University is in full swing! Dr J is an Acton fellow; she's been with the program since the beginning. Her sessions this year highlight how various ideologies ingrained in our culture are products of the toxic sexual revolution and further its aim of consolidating power in the hands of elites. This is her second talk, entitled "Love and Economics: A Foundational Issue for a Free Society."

If you missed Dr J's first seminar from Acton this year, catch it right here in our podcast stream; also check out our website for her Q&A sessions after each talk.

Acton 2019: The Gender Ideology and the Future of the Free Society

Jun 20, 2019 54:12

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(June 20, 2019) This year's Acton University is getting underway! Dr J is an Acton fellow; she's been with the program since the beginning. Her sessions this year highlight how various ideologies ingrained in our culture are products of the toxic sexual revolution and further its aim of consolidating power in the hands of elites. This is her first talk, entitled "The Gender Ideology and the Future of the Free Society."

Catch her second seminar from Acton right here in our podcast stream; also check out our website for her Q&A sessions (after each talk) and PowerPoint presentations.

Scapegoating McCarrick

Jun 19, 2019 27:18

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(June 19, 2019) Fr. Paul Sullins is Michael Voris' guest on "The Vortex." They're discussing clerical sexual abuse, the scapegoating of disgraced former cardinal Theodore McCarrick, homosexual subculture within Catholic seminaries, and the two Sullins reports on the data so far.

Gay Clergy Correlation: Sullins report

Jun 18, 2019 35:24

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(June 18, 2019) Fr. Paul Sullins is a guest on Church Militant's "The Download." They're discussing clerical sexual abuse, homosexual subculture within Catholic seminaries, and the two Sullins reports (Clerical Sexual Abuse and Receding Waves) on the data so far.

The Sullins Reports on Driving Home the Faith

Jun 13, 2019 14:32

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(June 13, 2019) Fr. Paul Sullins is Fr. Rob Jack's guest on Driving Home the Faith. They're discussing Receding Waves, the follow-up to the Sullins report on the homosexual abuse scandals that rocked the Catholic Church last summer.

Two Issues: Gay Pride Month and Recent Research on Women’s Happiness

Jun 10, 2019 26:32

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(June 10, 2019) Dr J is once again Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc. They're discussing big business, Pride month, the sexual revolution's grand narrative, and a recent study on women's happiness.

Catholic Culture Conference 2019: Gender Ideology

Jun 1, 2019 01:15:26

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(June 1, 2019) Dr J is one of the speakers at the Spiritual Life Center's Catholic Culture Conference in Wichita, Kansas. This is the second of three talks she's giving at the annual gathering, and it's on the Gender Ideology. She also presents on the two Sullins studies the Ruth Institute has released on clerical sexual abuse within the Catholic church.

The Most Current Word on Ruth's Survivors' Summit!

Apr 24, 2019 21:41

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(April 16, 2019) Dr Robert Gagnon, one of the Ruth Institute's Circle of Experts, is Kathleen Benfield's guest on her radio show "The Current Word." They're discussing the Ruth Institute's upcoming Surivivors Summit, and the Biblical model for sexuality, about which Dr. Gagnon has written extensively.

Dr. Gagnon's book is called "The Bible and Homosexual Practice: Texts and Hermeneutics," that and many of his writings can be found at robgagnon.net.

For more information on the Survivors' Summit, please visit: ruthinstitute.org/conference.

Survivors' Summit on Janet Mefferd Today

Apr 22, 2019 21:43

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(April 22, 2019) Dr J is once again Janet Mefferd's guest on her eponymous radio show. They're discussing the Ruth Institute's upcoming Surivivors Summit! Come join us April 26 and 27th in Lake Charles, Louisiana for our annual conference.

For more information or to register, check out ruthinstitute.org/conference. This podcast is a rebroadcast of a segment of "Janet Mefferd Today," a project of the American Family Association of New Orleans.

The Current Word on Ruth's Survivors' Summit!

Apr 16, 2019 15:45

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(April 16, 2019) Dr J is once again Kathleen Benfield's guest on her radio show "The Current Word." They're discussing the Ruth Institute's upcoming Survivors Summit! Come join us April 26 and 27th in Lake Charles, Louisiana for our annual conference.

Countering the Homosexual Agenda in Catholic Education

Apr 11, 2019 42:41

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(April 11, 2019) Dr J is once again Molly Smith's guest on Salem Radio's "From the Median." They're discussing our campaign to disinvite Cardinal Roger Mahony from speaking at the LA Religious Education Congress.

Survivors' Summit: Drew Mariani Show edition

Apr 10, 2019 21:47

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(April 10, 2019) Dr J is Wendy Wiese's guest on Relevant Radio's "The Drew Mariani Show." They're discussing the Ruth Institute's work with the survivors of the sexual revolution, specifically touching on our upcoming "Survivors' Summit" at the end of April.

The Effects of the Sexual Revolution on Children

Mar 27, 2019 15:55

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(March 27, 2019) Dr J is once again a guest of Mike Romano, Michelle McAloon, and Todd Sylvester on LA Catholic Morning. They're discussing divorce, the sexual revolution, and the Ruth Institute's upcoming Survivors' Summit.

Even Closer: Looking at the Sexual State...from the Summit

Mar 25, 2019 25:55

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(March 22, 2019) Dr J is once again Sheila Liaugminas' guest on Relevant Radio's "A Closer Look." They're discussing the Ruth Institute's work with the survivors of the sexual revolution, specifically touching on our upcoming "Survivors' Summit" at the end of April.

The Good Fight...against the Sexual Revolution

Mar 23, 2019 45:26

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(March 23, 2019) Dr J is Barbara McGuigan's guest on her radio show "The Good Fight" from EWTN. They're discussing general strategy on how to counter the lies of the sexual revolution, Dr. Morse's newest book, "The Sexual State," and the Ruth Institute's upcoming Survivors' Summit at the end of this month.

The Ins and Outs of Surrogacy

Mar 22, 2019 26:31

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(February 19, 2019) Dr J is Cullen Herout's guest on Ready to Stand: Pro-Life Radio. They're discussing surrogacy.

BABL Spotlight 2019: “Clergy Sex Abuse and Homosexual Priests”

Mar 8, 2019 46:51

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(March 8, 2019) Fr. Paul Sullins is one of the speakers at the "Bringing America Back to Life" convention in Cleveland held on March 8th and 9th this year. Fr. Sullins presented his report on the homosexual abuse scandals that rocked the Catholic Church last summer.

This podcast is a rebroadcast of a segment of Salem Radio's "From the Median."

Cardinal Mahony and the LA-REC

Feb 20, 2019 08:09

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(February 20, 2019) Dr J is a guest of Father Rob Jack on Driving Home the Faith on Sacred Heart Radio. They're discussing the petitions (including ours) to disinvite Cardinal Roger Mahony from speaking at the LA Religious Education Congress.

Catholic Priests...Who Have Children

Feb 19, 2019 21:00

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(February 19, 2019) Fr. Paul Sullins is once again a guest of Drew Mariani on his eponymous show on Relevant Radio. They're discussing the Catholic church's "celibacy for clergy" policy in light of this week's New York Times article "Vatican's Secret Rules for Catholic Priests Who Have Children."

Sound Insight Book Review: The Sexual State

Feb 18, 2019 52:30

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(February 18, 2019) Thanks for a thorough and thought-provoking book review on Sacred Heart Radio's Sound Insight! Fr. Thomas Curran, Fr. Kurt Nagel, Fr. Jim Northrop, and Pam Gunderson spend the hour discussing The Sexual State, Dr J's newest book.

They examined the contraceptive, divorce, and gender ideologies that underpin the sexual revolution; if you'd like to find out more, pick up a copy of The Sexual State at ruthinstitute.org, thesexualstate.com, Tan Publications, or Amazon.

Bringing America back to Life: Sullins Report Edition

Feb 13, 2019 22:18

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(February 12, 2019) Fr. Paul Sullins is Molly Smith's guest on From the Median. He's one of the speakers at the upcoming "Bringing America Back to Life" convention in Cleveland on March 8th and 9th this year. Fr. Sullins and Molly Smith are discussing the Sullins report on the homosexual abuse scandals that rocked the Catholic Church last summer.

Sullins Report: Patrick Coffin Show edition

Feb 12, 2019 01:00:45

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(February 12, 2019) Fr. Paul Sullins is a guest of Patrick Coffin on his eponymous radio show. They're parsing the data and the findings of the Ruth Institute's clergy sex abuse report, authored by Fr. Paul Sullins, in the aftermath of the awful sexual scandal regarding homosexual abuse networks in the Catholic Church.

Lead, Don't Leave, the Church

Feb 7, 2019 43:48

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(February 7, 2019) Dr J is a guest of Father Robert McTeigue on The Station of the Cross's "The Catholic Current." They're discussing the fallout from the sexual scandal in the Catholic church…and why lay Catholics should energize themselves to lead the church instead of deserting it.

Check the relevant articles from today's podcast, "Lay Catholics Should Lead, not Leave, the Church" and "About Those Gay Clergy Networks…" as well as the petition to remove Cardinal Mahoney from the LA Religious Education Congress.

What Makes a Good Person?

Jan 29, 2019 21:55

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(January 29, 2019) Fr. Paul Sullins is once again a guest of Drew Mariani on his eponymous show on Relevant Radio. They're discussing what makes someone a "good" person…and can you be one without God?

The question dovetails with a recent USA Today article, "Are You a Good Person?"

Is there a “Gay Culture” in the Catholic Church?

Jan 23, 2019 45:08

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(January 23, 2019) Dr J is once again is Molly Smith's guest on From the Median. They're discussing the Sullins report on the homosexual abuse scandals that rocked the Catholic Church last summer. The report was authored by Fr. Paul Sullins, Ruth Institute's senior research associate.

The Sexual State: Family Research Council edition

Jan 22, 2019 01:11:03

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(January 22, 2019) D.C.-based Family Research Council partnered with us this month for an event promoting The Sexual State, Dr J's most recent publication. This is the podcast of her talk at this event; video is also available on Facebook (check out The Ruth Institute if you're not connected already!)

A Closer Look at The Sexual State

Jan 16, 2019 26:39

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(January 16, 2019) Dr J is once again Sheila Liaugminas' guest on Relevant Radio's "A Closer Look." They're discussing The Sexual State, Dr J's newest book, and the untrue ideologies on which the sexual revolution is founded.

As promised, fuller talks on each ideology are available:

the Contraceptive Ideology the Divorce Ideology the Gender Ideology

…and of course it's laid out in detail in The Sexual State itself.

Harmful Masculinity

Jan 8, 2019 23:10

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(January 7 & 8, 2019) Dr J is a guest of Father Rob Jack on Driving Home the Faith on Sacred Heart Radio. They're discussing the American Psychological Association's report that masculinity is harmful.

Louisiana Profit & Loss

Jan 3, 2019 33:20

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(January 3, 2019) Dr J was invited to speak at Profit and Loss, a Christian business group in Lake Charles, Louisiana. She gave a talk on the founding mission and resultant work of the Ruth Institute.

Dr J on Church and State

Dec 27, 2018 29:04

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(December 27, 2018) Dr J is Nancy Tower's guest on KELB's "Church and State." They're discussing the Ruth Institute's work combating the narrative of the sexual revolution, a philosophy so full of contradiction but with a lot of steam and power nonetheless.

Divorce v. the Holidays

Dec 18, 2018 24:45

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(December 18, 2018) Dr J is once again a guest of Drew Mariani on his eponymous show on Relevant Radio. They're discussing divorce and the holidays and the extra hurdles it imposes.

The Federalist article referenced in the interview is here.

Wait, what? Genetically-modified babies born...

Dec 10, 2018 14:26

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(December 10, 2018) Dr J is interviewed on Spirit Mornings by Jen Brown and Bruce McGregor. They're discussing gene editing in light of the recent controversy regarding gene-editing babies (who were just born).

The Current Word on Gene Editing in China

Dec 4, 2018 20:11

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(December 4, 2018) Dr J is once again a guest of Kathleen Benfield on The Current Word, a radio project of the American Family Association of New Orleans. They're discussing the recent announcement regarding the genetically modified babies born in China and the fallout from the situation. They also touch on the homosexual abuse scandal that re-broke this year in the Catholic Church.

From the Median: Sullins report

Nov 29, 2018 45:51

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(November 28, 2018) Dr J is once again a guest of Molly Smith on Salem Radio's From the Median. They're discussing the Ruth Institute's clergy sex abuse report, authored by Fr. Paul Sullins, in the aftermath of the awful sexual scandal regarding homosexual abuse networks in the Catholic Church.

Dr J on Sound Insight

Nov 28, 2018 54:04

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(November 27, 2018) Dr J is Dr. Thomas Curran's guest on Sacred Heart Radio's Sound Insight. She and Tom are discussing the mission of the Ruth Institute, our recent report on clergy sex abuse, and Dr J's newest book, The Sexual State: How Elite Ideologies Are Destroying Lives and Why the Church was Right All Along.

Call to Holiness 2018: Manifesto for the Family

Nov 17, 2018 45:02

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(November 17, 2018) Dr J was one of the speakers at this year's Call to Holiness Conference in Detroit, Michigan. This is her second talk (and the first time this material has been shared publicly): "Manifesto for the Family." If you missed her first talk "Understanding the Sexual Revolution," check out our podcast stream.

You've just been listening to Dr J's newest material, a talk on the "Manifesto for the Family" at this year's Call to Holiness Conference in Detroit, Michigan. We've produced a companion brochure of the same name available at our website.

Also check out Dr. J's newest book, The Sexual State: How Elite Ideologies Are Destroying Lives and Why the Church was Right All Along, over at ruthinstitute.org or thesexualstate.com.

Call to Holiness 2018: Understanding the Sexual Revolution

Nov 16, 2018 32:05

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(November 16, 2018) Dr J was one of the speakers at this year's Call to Holiness conference in Detroit, Michigan. She gave the opening dinner talk on "Understanding the Sexual Revolution." Stay tuned for her talk tomorrow, coming up next in our podcast stream.

Congress: 50th Anniversary of May 1968

Nov 8, 2018 26:56

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(November 8, 2018) Dr J is invited to speak at the International Congress on the "50th Anniversary of May 1968" at the University Francisco de Vitoria in Madrid, Spain. She's engaged in a dialogue on "Victims of the Sexual Revolution."

Clergy Sex Abuse Report on the Drew Mariani Show

Nov 5, 2018 13:38

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(November 5, 2018) Fr. Paul Sullins is once again a guest of Drew Mariani on his eponymous show on Relevant Radio. They're discussing the way forward in the aftermath of the awful sexual scandal around homosexual abuse networks in the Catholic Church.

Check out Fr. Sullins' report at ruthinstitute.org/clergy-sex-abuse (it's also on the front page of our website right now).

Fallout from the Sexual Revolution: The Catholic Current

Nov 1, 2018 45:40

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(November 1, 2018) Dr J is a guest of Father Robert McTeigue on The Station of the Cross's "The Catholic Current." They're discussing the fallout and the underpinning ideologies of the sexual revolution.

Check out Dr. J's newest book, The Sexual State: How Elite Ideologies Are Destroying Lives and Why the Church was Right All Along, over at ruthinstitute.org or thesexualstate.com.

Fr. Sullins on From the Median

Oct 31, 2018 43:16

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(October 31, 2018) Fr. Paul Sullins, senior research associate for the Ruth Institute, is Molly Smith's guest on From the Median. They're discussing the father's clergy sex abuse report on the homosexual abuse scandals that rocked the Catholic Church last summer.

My 3 (and a Half) Step Plan to Reform the Church

Oct 17, 2018 14:12

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(October 17, 2018) Dr J is once again a guest on Ave Maria Radio's "Kresta in the Afternoon," where she spoke with Jerry Usher (who's filling in today for Al Kresta). They're discussing her newest book, The Sexual State: How Elite Ideologies Are Destroying Lives and Why the Church was Right All Along. Check it out over at ruthinstitute.org or thesexualstate.com.

Dr. J's article "Three (and a Half)-Step Plan for Reforming the Church" is available at the National Catholic Register and our website.

The Sexual State: a Catholic Connection

Oct 16, 2018 21:30

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(October 16, 2018) Dr J is once again a guest on Ave Maria Radio's "Catholic Connection," where she's speaking with host Teresa Tomeo about current events in the church, culture, and politics. In this context, they're discussing Dr J's newest book, The Sexual State: How Elite Ideologies Are Destroying Lives and Why the Church was Right All Along. Check it out over at ruthinstitute.org or thesexualstate.com.

Respect Life 2018: Protecting Your Children from the Gender Ideology

Oct 14, 2018 01:00:46

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(October 13, 2018) Dr J is the keynote speaker at the Respect Life Conference in Meriden, Connecticut. She gave two talks; this is the second one, "Protecting Your Children from the Gender Ideology." If you missed her first one,  "Understanding the Sexual Revolution," check it out in our regular podcast stream. Unlike the first talk, this one contains some content not suitable for young ears.

Respect Life 2018: Understanding the Sexual Revolution

Oct 13, 2018 56:37

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(October 13, 2018) Dr J is the keynote speaker at the Respect Life Conference in Meriden, Connecticut. She gave two talks; this is the first one, "Understanding the Sexual Revolution," on what the sexual revolution is, its underlying ideologies, and how it moves forward. Stay tuned for her second talk in our regular podcast stream.

My Life in Books

Oct 10, 2018 11:54

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(October 10, 2018) Dr J gives her life in books she's authored as a 10-minute presentation at Business Network International. More information at ruthinstitute.org, but here's the list:

Love and Economics: It Takes a Family to Raise a Village Smart Sex: Finding Lifelong Love in a Hook-Up World 101 Tips for a Happier Marriage 101 Tips for Marrying the Right Person The Sexual Revolution and Its Victims The Sexual State: How Elite Ideologies are Destroying Lives and Why the Church was Right All Along

Lake Charles Report

Oct 9, 2018 08:28

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(October 9, 2018) Dr J is a guest on "Lake Charles Report" from Radio Maria, where she gives a recap of last week's event "Rosary Around the Lake," part of the national project Rosary Coast to Coast. There were hundreds of events across the country and around the world. Check out their website to see more, and check out our Facebook page for the live stream, photos, and what's in the works!

Rosary Around the Lake on Register Radio

Oct 6, 2018 14:07

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(October 6, 2018) Dr J is Jeanette DeMelo's guest on EWTN's "Register Radio." They're discussing the Ruth Institute's event "Rosary Around the Lake," coming up this Sunday October 7 in Lake Charles, Louisiana. It's part of the national project Rosary Coast to Coast, which encompasses hundreds of events across the country and around the world. Check out their website to see what's happening near you, and check out the Ruth Institute's Facebook page for a live stream of the event on Sunday at 3pm Central!

Rosary Coast to Coast

Rosary Around the Lake

Random Thoughts on Rosary Around the Lake

Oct 4, 2018 14:12

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(October 4, 2018) Dr J is Joe Cironi's guest on KAOK's "Random Thoughts While Shaving." They're discussing the Ruth Institute's event "Rosary Around the Lake," coming up this Sunday October 7 in Lake Charles, Louisiana. It's part of the national project Rosary Coast to Coast, which encompasses hundreds of events across the country and around the world. Check out their website to see what's happening near you, and check out our Facebook page for a live stream of the event on Sunday at 3pm Central!

A Catholic Conversation on The Sexual State

Sep 29, 2018 45:45

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(September 29, 2018) Dr J is a guest of Steve and Becky Green on "The Catholic Conversation," a project of the diocese of Phoenix. They're discussing her newest book, The Sexual State: How Elite Ideologies Are Destroying Lives and Why the Church was Right All Along.

Check out more related to the book at thesexualstate.com.

A Closer Look: The Sexual State

Sep 26, 2018 23:59

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(September 26, 2018) Dr J is once again Sheila Liaugminas' guest on Relevant Radio's "A Closer Look." They're discussing The Sexual State, Dr J's newest book, and the untrue ideologies on which the sexual revolution is founded.

As promised, fuller talks on each ideology are available:

the Contraceptive Ideology the Divorce Ideology the Gender Ideology

…and of course it's laid out in detail in The Sexual State itself.

The Sexual State on Morning Drive

Sep 24, 2018 14:32

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(September 24, 2018) Dr J is John Lundeen's guest on Mater Dei Radio's "Morning Drive." They're discussing her newest book, The Sexual State: How Elite Ideologies Are Destroying Lives and Why the Church was Right All Along.

Breakfast with the American Public Philosophy Institute

Sep 21, 2018 33:38

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(September 21, 2018) Dr J is invited to speak at the American Public Philosophy Institute's breakfast. Her topic is "Why Freedom in the Economy Depends on the Flourishing Family."

Dr J at the University of Dallas

Sep 20, 2018 56:05

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(September 20, 2018) Dr J is invited to speak at the University of Dallas on the sexual revolution: what it is, the three pillars it's built on, and the knowledge we need to be informed on how to proceed in the face of so much disinformation.

Veritas Conference 2018

Sep 15, 2018 33:37

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(September 15, 2018) Dr J was invited to speak at Lake Charles' Veritas Conference in Lake Charles, Louisiana. Her topic is keeping your family together: why you should and how you can!

The Sexual State on Morning Glory

Sep 5, 2018 10:46

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(September 5, 2018) Dr J is a guest of Thom Price, Gloria Purvis, and Fr. Bryce Sibley on EWTN's "Morning Glory." They're discussing her newest book, The Sexual State: How Elite Ideologies Are Destroying Lives and Why the Church was Right All Along.

What Can the Laity Do?

Sep 4, 2018 22:29

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(September 4, 2018) Dr J is once again a guest of Drew Mariani on his eponymous show on Relevant Radio. They're discussing what the Catholic laity can do in the aftermath of the awful sexual scandal breaking around homosexual abuse networks in the Catholic Church.

This podcast references two of Dr J's recent articles in the National Catholic Register: "Harvey Weinstein, Theodore McCarrick, and How You Can Help the #CatholicMeToo Movement," from August 20th, and "Becoming the Solution: How Ordinary Catholics Can Help to Reform Their Church," from September 3rd.

STDs on the Rise

Aug 29, 2018 24:54

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(August 29, 2018) Dr J is once again a guest of Drew Mariani on his eponymous show on Relevant Radio. They're discussing the CDC's finding that STDs are on the rise for the 4th year in a row.

Dr J on Live Hour...Clerical Sex Scandal Edition

Aug 28, 2018 18:46

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(August 28, 2018) Dr J is once again Todd Sylvester's guest on his show Live Hour from Archangel Radio. They're discussing the predatory sexual scandal breaking right now in the Catholic Church.

The Sexual State on Catholic Answers Live!

Aug 27, 2018 48:32

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(August 27, 2018) Dr J is Cy Kellet's guest on Catholic Answers Live. They're discussing her newest book, The Sexual State. Her work shows that the sexual revolution was deliberately created by elites, harnessing the power of the State, to inflict three false and calamitous ideologies that have led to widespread and profound unhappiness.

How the State Created the Sexual Revolution

Aug 23, 2018 42:23

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(August 20, 2018) Dr J is once again Al Kresta's guest on his eponymous radio show from Ave Maria. They're discussing Dr. J's new book, The Sexual State, and they also touch on how those ideas connect with the predatory sexual scandal breaking right now in the Catholic Church.

From the Median: The Sexual State

Aug 22, 2018 40:53

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(August 21, 2017) Dr J is once again Molly Smith's guest on From the Median. They're discussing The Sexual State, Dr J's newest book (which hits the shelves tomorrow, August 23, 2018). The sexual revolution marches forward on 3 ideological pillars: contraceptive propaganda, false promises of divorce, and gender-based propaganda, and there is a lot of additional force applied on those fronts by the state and its policies. Dr J elucidates.

Ruth Institute Reports on Clergy Sex Abuse Scandal

Aug 21, 2018 17:55

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(August 21, 2018) Dr J is once again Teresa Tomeo's guest on Catholic Connection from Ave Maria Radio. They're discussing the predatory sexual scandal breaking right now in the Catholic Church…and what the laity can do as far as a response.

The Current Word on Sexual Scandal in the Catholic Church

Aug 16, 2018 26:50

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(August 16, 2018) Dr J is once again a guest of Kathleen Benfield on The Current Word, a radio project of the American Family Association of New Orleans. They're discussing the awful sexual scandal breaking in the Catholic Church and the recent Pennsylvania Grand Jury report on the abusive actions of over 300 priests.

Sexual Scandal in the Church: Cardinal Theodore McCarrick

Aug 13, 2018 33:30

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(August 13, 2018) Fr. Paul Sullins is once again a guest of Drew Mariani on his eponymous show on Relevant Radio. They're discussing the awful sexual scandal breaking around the actions of Cardinal Theodore McCarrick.

Check out more on this at our website; Dr J and Fr. Sullins have written a lot on this, and Fr. Sullins has also prepared a Q&A resource; This podcast is a rebroadcast of a segment of Relevant Radio's "The Drew Mariani Show."

For interviews with Dr. J or Fr. Sullins on this topic, please contact Beth Johnson at media (at) ruthinstitute (dot) org.

Defend the Family Like Your Life Depends on It!

Aug 5, 2018 59:08

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(August 5, 2018) Dr J is one of the speakers at the Midwest Catholic Family Conference in Wichita, Kansas. This is the second of her two talks from the annual event; this one is entitled, "Defend the Family Like Your Life Depends on It!" If you missed "A Parent's Guide to Dealing with Same-Sex Attraction," check it out in our podcast stream.

A Parent's Guide to Dealing with Same-Sex Attraction

Aug 4, 2018 01:00:16

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(August 4, 2018) Dr J is one of the speakers at the Midwest Catholic Family Conference in Wichita, Kansas. This is the first of two talks she's giving at the annual gathering; this one is entitled, "A Parent's Guide to Dealing with Same-Sex Attraction." Some of this content is not suitable for young children.

The Ruth Institute: Genesis and Ongoing Work

Jul 22, 2018 53:22

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(July 22, 2018) Dr J is a guest of Hunter Forman on his podcast "Everything Like Such As." They're discussing the sexual revolution, the genesis of the Ruth Institute, and its ongoing work.

This podcast is a rebroadcast of two segments of Hunter's podcast "Everything Like Such As."

The Decline of the Middle Child

Jul 17, 2018 20:15

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(July 17, 2018) Fr. Paul Sullins is once again a guest of Drew Mariani on his eponymous show on Relevant Radio. Their topic is the decline of the "middle child"--but there's more to the story. Fr. Paul has the facts. Fr. Sullins is a sociologist and associate researcher at the Ruth Institute.

On Secular Arguments for Strengthening Marriage

Jul 13, 2018 23:14

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(July 13, 2018) Dr J is once again a guest of Drew Mariani on his eponymous show on Relevant Radio. They're discussing secular arguments for strengthening marriage…and why they're not enough.

New York Times Op-Ed: Can the Catholic Church "Evolve" on LGBT Rights?

Jul 10, 2018 21:14

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(July 9, 2018) Dr J is once again Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc. They're discussing the New York Times' op-ed calling for the Catholic Church to "evolve" its stance on LGBT issues to maintain its "moral authority."

Wait, what?

Study: Women "Hard-Wired" to find "Sexist" Men "More Attractive"

Jul 7, 2018 20:04

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(July 6, 2018) Dr J is once again Teresa Tomeo's guest on Catholic Connection. They're discussing the recent study provocatively titled, "Women Find Sexist Men More Attractive." (The Daily Mail reports in some detail here.)

Live from Acton: Family Secrets and the Sin of Cardinal McCarrick

Jul 6, 2018 15:13

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(June 21, 2018) Live from this year's Acton University, Dr J is Al Kresta's guest on his eponymous radio show from Ave Maria. Between workshops, they're discussing the recent controversy that has come to light regarding Cardinal McCarrick's sexual misconduct.

A New Poll of LGBTQ Americans

Jun 26, 2018 20:39

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(June 25, 2018) Dr J is once again Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc. They're discussing the new poll of LGBTQ Americans: beliefs, behavior, effects on the culture, and unintended side effects when the various groups' goals interfere with one another...

Acton 2018: The Sexual State & the Divorce Ideology

Jun 23, 2018 50:19

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(June 22, 2018) This year's Acton University is coming to a close--this is the last of Dr J's three talks this time around. This year her three talks are all themed "The Sexual State"--they highlight how various ideologies ingrained in our culture are products of and further the aims of the toxic sexual revolution. This is her third and final talk, entitled "The Sexual State and the Divorce Ideology."

Acton 2018: The Sexual State & the Gender Ideology

Jun 22, 2018 51:35

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(June 21, 2018) This year's Acton University is in full swing! Dr J has been with the program since the beginning. This year her talks are all themed "The Sexual State;"  they highlight how various ideologies ingrained in our culture are products of and further the aims of the toxic sexual revolution. This is her second talk, entitled "The Sexual State and the Gender Ideology."

Acton 2018: The Sexual State & the Culture of Death

Jun 21, 2018 48:13

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(June 20, 2018) It's that time again--this year's Acton University is upon us! Dr J has been with the program since the beginning. This year her three talks are all themed "The Sexual State"--they highlight how various ideologies ingrained in our culture are products of and further the aims of the toxic sexual revolution. Her first talk is entitled "The Sexual State and the Culture of Death."

Daniel Mattson: Annual Awards Dinner 2018

Jun 17, 2018 34:28

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(June 15, 2018) Welcome to the Ruth Institute's First Annual Awards Dinner! We had an amazing night of fellowship, music, and food. We gave out awards to some incredible people and listened to entertaining and thought-provoking talks. Here we have our dinner's speaker and the recipient of our Christian Witness of the Year award, Daniel Mattson. Dr J makes a more full introduction.

Dan Mattson spoke on his journey through Catholicism, Christianity, the gay lifestyle, and back to peace as a child of God.

A Closer Look at Divorce & Remarriage

Jun 13, 2018 23:52

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(June 12, 2018) Dr J is once again Sheila Liaugminas' guest on Relevant Radio's "A Closer Look." They're discussing the Ruth Institute's work with the survivors of the sexual revolution, specifically touching on divorce, remarriage, and the effects on children when their parents "move on."

Lar: The Gender Ideology

May 27, 2018 01:08:19

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(May 27, 2018) Dr J is one of the speakers at the Asociación LAR México conference in Monterrey, Mexico. Now in its 9th year, the theme this time around is "The Challenges of the Family Today." Dr J gave three talks at the conference; this is the third and final one, on "The Gender Ideology." Check out our podcast stream for the other two.

Lar, which means "home" in Spanish, is part of the larger IFFD, the International Federation for Family Development.

Lar: The Divorce Ideology

May 26, 2018 57:16

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(May 26, 2018) Dr J is one of the speakers at the Asociación LAR México conference in Monterrey, Mexico. Now in their 9th year, the theme this time around is "The Challenges of the Family Today." Dr J gave three talks; this is the second one, on "The Divorce Ideology." Check out our podcast stream for the other two.

Lar, which means "home" in Spanish, is part of the larger IFFD, the International Federation for Family Development.

LAR: Understanding the Sexual Revolution and the Contraceptive Ideology

May 25, 2018 47:29

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(May 25, 2018) Dr J is one of the speakers at the Asociación LAR México conference in Monterrey, Mexico. Now in their 9th year, the theme this time around is "The Challenges of the Family Today." Dr J gave three talks, and this is the first, on "Understanding the Sexual Revolution and the Contraceptive Ideology." Stay tuned for the other two.

Lar, which means "home" in Spanish, is part of the larger IFFD, the International Federation for Family Development.

Dr J on Quest for a Culture of Life in America

May 16, 2018 54:31

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(May 15, 2018) Dr J is Steve Koob's guest on his radio show from Radio Maria, "Quest for a Culture of Life in America." They're discussing the Ruth Institute's work exposing the myths and untruths of the sexual revolution as well as this weekend's "Healing Family Breakdown" workshop to be held at St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church in Ann Arbor, Michigan this Saturday, May 19.

Healing Family Breakdown in the Morning and the Afternoon

May 15, 2018 27:53

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(May 15, 2018) Dr J is once again Al Kresta's guest on his eponymous radio show from Ave Maria. They're discussing this weekend's "Healing Family Breakdown" workshop we're holding at St. Thomas the Apostle in Ann Arbor, Michigan; check out ruthinstitute.com for more details.

Healing Family Breakdown: Ann Arbor

May 14, 2018 21:40

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May 14, 2018) Dr J is once again Teresa Tomeo's guest on Ave Maria Radio's Catholic Connection. They're discussing Ruth Institute's upcoming "Healing Family Breakdown" workshop on May 19 in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

Healing Family Breakdown will be held at St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church in Ann Arbor, Michigan. More details here.

Dr J on Healing Family Breakdown in Ann Arbor

May 4, 2018 19:49

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(May 4, 2018) Dr J is once again Teresa Tomeo's guest on Ave Maria Radio's Catholic Connection. They're discussing Ruth Institute's upcoming "Healing Family Breakdown" workshop on May 19 in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

Healing Family Breakdown is on May 19, 2018, at St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Check out our website or find us on Facebook for more information.

Do Americans Believe in God?

Apr 27, 2018 22:44

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(April 26, 2018) Father Paul Sullins is once again a guest of Drew Mariani on his eponymous show on Relevant Radio. They're discussing the recent survey on belief in God in the United States.

Dr. Paul Sullins is a senior research associate over at the Ruth Institute and recently retired Professor of Sociology at the Catholic University of America, among many other things. Check out his bio over on our website.

Fr. Paul Sullins on Falling Mass Attendance

Apr 19, 2018 36:18

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(April 18, 2018) We welcome Father Paul Sullins, Ruth Institute's senior research associate. He is once again a guest of Drew Mariani on his eponymous show on Relevant Radio. They're discussing falling Mass attendance among Catholics--particularly the younger set--in the United States.

10 Minutes for Ruth: BNI Presentation

Mar 29, 2018 15:42

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(March 28, 2017) Dr J gives a brief introduction to the founding and mission of the Ruth Institute at Business Network International's annual dinner. She discusses children's need for their own parents, family structure, California's Prop 8, being labeled a "hate group," and so on.

Drew Mariani: Go to Confession! 2018

Mar 26, 2018 17:59

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(March 26, 2018) Dr J is once again a guest of Drew Mariani on his eponymous show on Relevant Radio. They're discussing the Ruth Institute's "Go to Confession" campaign running in Lake Charles, Louisiana during Lent.

Humanae Vitae 50 Years Later: A Call to Self-Gift

Mar 24, 2018 01:10:30

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(March 24, 2018) Dr J is invited to speak at the seventh annual Symposium on Advancing the New Evangelization, sponsored by the Gregorian Institute at Benedictine College. This year's theme was "Humanae Vitae 50 Years Later: A Call to Self-Gift;" Dr J gave its closing talk on "The Contraceptive Ideology."

Dr J's article, "Will Cupich “Accompany” Reluctantly Divorced Spouses?" was first published at Crisis Magazine.

Freedom Readers: The Government's Duty to Marriage

Mar 14, 2018 46:11

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(March 14, 2018) Dr J is speaking to Freedom Readers, a project of Grove City College's Center for Vision & Values. Her topic is "The Government's Duty to Marriage: A Not-Exclusively Biblical Approach." Check out our podcast stream if you missed yesterday's talk to one of Grove City's classes, and stay tuned for Q&A afterward.

From Grove City College: The Government's Duty to Marriage

Mar 13, 2018 52:48

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(March 13, 2018) Dr J is speaking to a class of students at Grove City College near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Her topic is "The Government's Duty to Marriage: A Not-Exclusively Biblical Approach." Stay tuned for Q&A afterward, and tune in for tomorrow's talk in the same vein to Freedom Readers, a project of the college's Center for Vision & Values.

Go to Confession! 2018

Mar 8, 2018 12:04

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(March 8, 2018) Dr J is speaking with John Harper on Relevant Radio's "Morning Air" about the Ruth Institute's "Go to Confession" campaign running in Lake Charles, Louisiana during Lent.

Gentlemen, Don't Donate your Sperm!

Feb 21, 2018 20:07

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(February 21, 2018) Dr J is once again Molly Smith's guest on From the Median. They're discussing sperm donation (Dr J wrote a recent article on this) and how whether something is legal is not really a gauge of whether it's right…and whether we should take up all available offers.

Ruth Valentines: 101 Tips and Go to Confession! 2018

Feb 14, 2018 12:06

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(February 14, 2018) Dr J is speaking with John Harper on Relevant Radio's "Morning Air" about 101 Tips for a Happier Marriage, one of the books she coauthored with Betsy Kerekes, and Ruth Institute's "Go to Confession" campaign running in Lake Charles, Louisiana during Lent.

Family Breakdown and the Economy: the Acton Institute Meets the Ruth Institute

Jan 26, 2018 40:59

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(January 25, 2018) Only the family can provide the sense of security and the identity that every person needs. We are finding out that civilization itself depends on family. Family breakdown is expensive--taxpayers step in and provide programs when the family fails. Dr J is the speaker at this installment of the Acton Lecture Series, where she gives practical steps everyone can take to heal the family.

Privatizing Marriage in Alabama

Jan 25, 2018 22:28

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(January 24, 2018) Dr J is once again a guest on Janet Mefferd's radio show to discuss the state of Alabama's recent moves to eliminate marriage licenses and "privatize" marriages. Their senate has passed a motion to handle marriages through affidavits between adults.

Check out "The Government's Duty to Marriage" over at our webstore on ruthinstitute.org.

Even Closer: Healing Family Breakdown

Jan 24, 2018 22:58

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(January 23, 2018) Dr J is once again a guest on Relevant Radio's "A Closer Look." She and Ed Morrissey, who's filling in for Sheila Liaugminas this week, discuss the Ruth Institute's work caring for survivors of the sexual revolution, specifically through our series of Healing Family Breakdown workshops.

Check out our upcoming workshop this Saturday in Kansas City, Kansas--more information over at our website: ruthinstitute.org/events/healing-family-breakdown.

The David & Kimberly/narrow escape from abortion video Dr J referenced can be watched here.

A Closer Look at Healing Family Breakdown

Jan 19, 2018 15:11

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(January 18, 2018) Dr J is once again Sheila Liaugminas' guest on Relevant Radio's "A Closer Look." They're discussing the Ruth Institute's work caring for survivors of the sexual revolution, specifically through our series of Healing Family Breakdown workshops.

Check out our upcoming workshop in Kansas City, Kansas on January 27th--more information over at our website: ruthinstitute.org/events/healing-family-breakdown.

Family Breakdown and the Economy

Jan 18, 2018 17:20

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(January 17, 2018) Dr J is Trey Dimsdale's guest on "Radio Free Acton." They're discussing the link between the functionality of the family and the functionality of the economy--how family breakdown or even a completely absent family leaves people unable to fully function. This topic is the subject of an upcoming talk she'll be doing at an Acton Institute lecture series coming up at the end of January.

Transgender Children's Books: Coming Soon to a Library Near You

Jan 17, 2018 42:57

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(January 15, 2018) Dr J was invited to speak at the Altar Society at Our Lady Queen of Heaven in Lake Charles on the transgender ideology currently being promoted all over the United States--specifically in libraries, through children's books.

Healthy Actions and Expectations Before Saying "I Do"

Jan 16, 2018 15:58

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(January 8, 2018) Dr J is speaking with John Rustin on his radio show, Family Policy Matters. The topic is healthy actions and expectations before saying "I do," and they touch on specifics regarding cohabitation, weddings, divorce, and marriage.

Healing Family Breakdown on The Shepherd's Voice

Jan 10, 2018 32:41

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(January 5, 2018) Dr J is a guest of Archbishop Joseph Naumann on his radio program "The Shepherd's Voice." They're discussing our upcoming Healing Family Breakdown workshop at the Church of the Ascension in Kansas City.

"Healing Family Breakdown" is the morning of Saturday, January 27, at the Church of the Ascension in the Overland Park neighborhood of Kansas City. For more information and registration, check it out on our website: ruthinstitute.org/events/healing-family-breakdown.

Denise Shick interview

Dec 17, 2017 11:58

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(November 18, 2017) We're live at Mass Resistance's "Teens4Truth" conference at the Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort Worth, Texas! Check out our podcast stream for her talk (on transgenderism), but here she's interviewing fellow family justice warrior Denise Shick on her work with Help4Families Ministry in Kentucky and her experiences growing up with a secretly transgender father.

Dr. Robert Lopez interview

Dec 16, 2017 13:12

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(November 18, 2017) We're live at Mass Resistance's "Teens4Truth" conference at the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort Worth, Texas! Dr J's interviewing fellow family justice warrior Dr. Robert Oscar Lopez, who is as big a thorn in the side of Sexual Revolutionaries as Dr. J. herself. Dr. Lopez was raised by his mother and her lesbian lover, missed his father terribly, and lived a bisexual lifestyle before finding a life-changing relationship with Jesus Christ. He is now married (to a woman!) and has 2 children. He has authored numerous articles and books, including, “Wackos, Thugs and Perverts: Clintonian Decadence in Academia.” Listen in as these two happy warriors share war stories and battle plans for defending the rights of children and the integrity of the family.

Dangers of Alternative Sexual Lifestyles

Nov 25, 2017 44:09

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(November 23, 2017) Dr J is once again Molly Smith's guest on From the Median. They're discussing the fallout from President Trump's attendance at the Values Voters Summit and the book The Health Hazards of Homosexuality.

Check out Dr J's article on the subject, too, originally published at The Stream and linked at our website: The Medical Risks of Homosexuality and the Values Voters Summit.

Teens4Truth 2017

Nov 19, 2017 49:37

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(November 18, 2017) We're live at Mass Resistance's "Teens4Truth" conference at the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort Worth, Texas! This year Dr J is speaking on the topic of Gender Ideology, especially as it relates to transgenderism.

Visit ruthinstitute.org for links to the Acton Ideology talks, and you can also find out more about our upcoming training webinar and the book clubs Dr J mentioned.

Healing Family Breakdown - Introductory Talk

Nov 14, 2017 24:18

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(November 4, 2017) Welcome to our Healing Family Breakdown spiritual workshop! We hold these events all around the country, and we want to give you a taste of the experience. This podcast contains Dr J's introductory talk (with particular emphasis on mercy), a short guided meditation, and an introduction to some of the discussion questions we consider during the workshop. Thanks for joining us!

Want more information? Find out more about the program here. We do these all over the country--find out how to bring one to your community!

Making the Case 2017

Nov 12, 2017 46:33

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(November 11, 2017) We're live at the annual "Making the Case" conference in Houston! Regular listeners know that Dr J is a frequent guest on Todd Wilkin's radio program Issues, Etc.; she also speaks at their annual conference in Houston, Texas. This year her topic is the Sexual Revolution: what it is, what its endgame is, and what we're going to do about it.

The Acton Ideology talks Dr J mentioned are the contraceptive ideology, the divorce ideology, and the gender ideology. You can also find out more about our upcoming training webinar and the book clubs Dr J mentioned.

Harvey Weinstein, etc.

Oct 27, 2017 27:07

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(October 26, 2017) Dr J is once again Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc. They're discussing the current sexual abuse scandal surrounding Harvey Weinstein, California's new "non-binary" gender designation, and not-so-nefarious goings-on at the recent Values Voters Summit.

We made mention of the articles Dr J penned on the subjects: The Toxic Ideas that Enabled Weinstein and Others and The Medical Risks of Homosexuality and the Values Voters Summit. Also: more information on Issues's annual Making the Case Conference.

National Women's Convention Coming to Detroit

Oct 19, 2017 19:34

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(October 18, 2017) Dr J is once again Teresa Tomeo's guest on Catholic Connection. They're discussing the women's convention taking place this week in Detroit--and the toxic fallout from the ideas being upheld at it…

Helping those Harmed by the Sexual Revolution

Oct 11, 2017 43:03

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(October 10, 2017) Dr J is once again Sheila Liaugminas' guest on Relevant Radio's "A Closer Look." They're discussing the Ruth Institute's work caring for survivors of the sexual revolution.

Hugh Hefner and the Sexual Revolution

Sep 30, 2017 20:16

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(September 29, 2017) Dr J is once again Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc. They're discussing Hugh Hefner's "legacy" as the man who advanced the sexual revolution by mainstreaming pornography.

Todd also mentioned Issues's annual Making the Case conference that's coming up--check out Issues, Etc.'s website for registration details.

The Impact of the Left’s Attack on Religious Freedom

Sep 22, 2017 44:47

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(September 21, 2017) Dr J is once again Molly Smith's guest on From the Median. They're discussing the ongoing saga of the Ruth Institute being terminated by their online payment processing service because of their classification as a "hate group" by the Southern Poverty Law Center.

Slander from the South

Sep 21, 2017 16:25

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(September 20, 2017) Dr J is Cy Kellet's guest on Catholic Answers Focus. They're discussing the ongoing saga of the Ruth Institute's inclusion on the Southern Poverty Law Center's "hate map" for holding basic Judeo-Christian beliefs, for which we are supposedly "anti-LGBT."

Veritas Conference

Sep 17, 2017 51:47

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(September 16, 2017) Dr J was invited to speak at Lake Charles' Veritas Conference in Lake Charles, Louisiana. Her topic is the gender ideology.

Al Kresta & Friends

Sep 10, 2017 45:31

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(September 6, 2017) After her interview with Al Kresta--in our podcast stream from September 6--Dr J gave an informal talk at an associated gathering that evening. She brought everyone up to speed on some of what it means to be labeled a hate group, propaganda and the sexual revolution, and the work of the Ruth Institute.

Ruth Institute Suffers the Consequences of the SPLC “Hate List”

Sep 8, 2017 41:51

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(September 6, 2017) Dr J is Al Kresta's guest on his eponymous radio show from Ave Maria. They're discussing the ongoing saga of the Ruth Institute being terminated by their online payment processing service because of their classification as a "hate group" by the Southern Poverty Law Center.

Dropped by an Online Payment Service for Being Labeled a “Hate Group”

Sep 7, 2017 24:56

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(September 6, 2017) Dr J is once again Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc. They're discussing the ongoing saga of the Ruth Institute being terminated by their online payment processing service because of their inclusion on the Southern Poverty Law Center's "hate map."

At the beginning of the podcast, Todd mentioned Issues's annual Making the Case conference--here's the link for registration details.

Son Rise Morning Show: Mapping Edition

Aug 31, 2017 09:27

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(August 30, 2017) Dr J is Anna Mitchell's guest on Sacred Heart Radio's Son Rise Morning Show. They're discussing the Southern Poverty Law Center's "hate map," which lists several religious and family-oriented organizations (including us) as "hate groups."

What is the Sexual Revolution?

Aug 27, 2017 58:54

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(August 26, 2017) Dr J is speaking at a couples' retreat in Lake Charles, Louisiana (right after our morning Healing Family Breakdown workshop, actually--check out the Ruth website for more dates to attend one later this year). Her here topic was "What is the Sexual Revolution?"

Healing Survivors...and the Hate Map?

Aug 24, 2017 20:35

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(August 23, 2017) Dr J is once again Sheila Liaugminas' guest on Relevant Radio's A Closer Look. They're discussing the Southern Poverty Law Center's "hate map," which lists several religious and family-oriented organizations (including us) as "hate groups." They also discuss Ruth Institute's upcoming Healing Family Breakdown spiritual workshop.

Leila Miller on The Catholic Conversation

Aug 17, 2017 45:33

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(August 15, 2017) Leila Miller, author and friend of Ruth, is speaking with Steve and Becky Greene of Immaculate Heart Radio's The Catholic Conversation. They're discussing Primal Loss, Leila's book about adult children navigating experiences related to their parents' divorces and broken families. (Dr J wrote the forward for Primal Loss.)

Dr J on Phyllis Schlafly's Eagles

Aug 16, 2017 26:54

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(August 15, 2017) Dr J is a guest on Phyllis Schlafly's Eagles, where she discussed the sexual revolution's attack on the family with interviewer Cherilyn Eagar.

Areté Academy

Aug 11, 2017 01:00:17

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(August 10, 2017) Dr J is speaking from Alliance Defending Freedom's Areté Academy. The program is geared toward undergrads and fosters education about marriage, family, law, and religious liberty.

Is the Right Retreating in Culture War?

Aug 4, 2017 19:09

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(August 3, 2017) Dr J is interviewed by Greg Corombos on Dateline: Washington, Radio America's nationally syndicated news magazine. They're discussing conservative retreat on a lot of historically core cultural issues related to the onward march of the sexual revolution.

Healing Family Breakdown at BNI

Jul 27, 2017 12:53

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(July 26, 2017) Dr J gives a brief introduction to our upcoming "Healing Family Breakdown" spiritual workshop at Business Network International. For more information or to register, please visit ruthinstitute.org/events.

*What's* in [Teen] Vogue?

Jul 18, 2017 40:26

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(July 17, 2017) Dr J is Wendy's guest once again on Relevant Radio's On Call with Wendy Wiese to discuss cultural views on sex. Among other topics, they're going to touch on an article in Teen Vogue whose content is fairly explicit (though the show discussion remains delicate about it).

Tipping Point: Transgenderism

Jul 16, 2017 09:14

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(July 14, 2017) Dr J is Bre Payton's guest on One America News Network's Tipping Point with Liz Wheeler. They're discussing transgenderism in children and the cultural pressures to rush to hormone therapy and even surgery on very young people even as more and more information is coming out that this often doesn't address the underlying issues.

Gender Ideology: Vox Vitae Adults

Jul 15, 2017 53:48

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(July 12, 2017) Live from the adult evening session at this year's Vox Vitae, a pro-life camp in Alhambra, California, Dr J is speaking about gender during her final talk. She had the teenagers during the daytime sessions; in the evenings, she spoke to their parents. Check out our podcast stream if you missed her other talks--she gave a total of 4 at Vox Vitae.

Contraception & Divorce: Vox Vitae Adults

Jul 14, 2017 01:05:14

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(July 11, 2017) Live from the adult evening session at this year's Vox Vitae, a pro-life camp in Alhambra, California, Dr J is speaking about contraception, divorce, and the survivors of the sexual revolution. Stay tuned for her second talk on the gender ideology.

Gender Ideology: Vox Vitae Teens

Jul 13, 2017 50:36

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(July 12, 2017) Live from this year's Vox Vitae, a pro-life camp for teens in Alhambra, California, Dr J is speaking about gender during her second talk. If you missed the first one--on contraception, divorce, and the survivors of the sexual revolution--check out our podcast stream.

Contraception & Divorce: Vox Vitae Teens

Jul 12, 2017 59:22

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(July 11, 2017) Live from this year's Vox Vitae, a pro-life camp for teens in Alhambra, California, Dr J is speaking about contraception, divorce, and the survivors of the sexual revolution.

A New Study on Extramarital Sex and Older Americans

Jul 8, 2017 18:24

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(July 7, 2017) Dr J is once again Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc. They're discussing the new study published by the University of Utah on older Americans and extramarital sex--and its surprising results.

An Introduction to Economic Demography

Jun 29, 2017 11:48

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(June 23, 2017) Live from this year's Acton University, Anne Morse is Al Kresta's guest on his eponymous radio show from Ave Maria. Between workshops, they're discussing the issues related to population, parenting, and children: the relationship between fertility, wealth, and culture. Anne is on Acton's faculty this year teaching a course on economic demography.

Supreme Court Rules on the Birth Certificates of the Children of Same-Sex Couples

Jun 28, 2017 14:22

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(June 27, 2017) Dr J is once again Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc. They're discussing the United States' Supreme Court ruling on same-sex parents' names on children's birth certificates.

Gender Ideology: The Sexual State

Jun 27, 2017 52:02

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(June 23, 2017) This year's Acton University is coming to a close--this is the last of Dr J's three talks this time around. They've all been themed "The Sexual State," highlighting how various ideologies ingrained in our culture are products of and further the aims of the toxic sexual revolution. This is her third and final talk on "The Sexual State and the Gender Ideology."

Divorce Ideology: The Sexual State

Jun 25, 2017 47:21

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(June 22, 2017) This year's Acton University is in full swing! Dr J has been with the program since the beginning. This year her three talks are all themed "The Sexual State"--they highlight how various ideologies ingrained in our culture are products of and further the aims of the toxic sexual revolution. This is her second talk, entitled "The Sexual State and the Divorce Ideology."

Stay tuned for more from Acton, coming right up in our podcast stream. Also check out our Ruth Refuge; Dr J took questions after each talk, and those will be available to listen to from there.

Culture of Death: The Sexual State

Jun 24, 2017 44:59

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(June 22, 2017) It's that time again--this year's Acton University is upon us! Dr J has been with the program since the beginning. This year her three talks are all themed "The Sexual State"--they highlight how various ideologies ingrained in our culture are products of and further the aims of the toxic sexual revolution. Her first talk is entitled "The Sexual State and the Culture of Death."

Stay tuned for her other talks from Acton, coming right up in our podcast stream. Also check out our Ruth Refuge; Dr J took questions after each talk, and those will be available to listen to from there.

Equipped: Economics of the Sexual Revolution

Jun 23, 2017 40:20

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(June 22, 2017) Live from this year's Acton University, Dr J is Chris Brooks' guest on his radio show Equipped. Between workshops, they're discussing the economic consequences of the sexual revolution.

Dr J & Al Kresta at Acton 2017

Jun 22, 2017 14:26

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(June 21, 2017) Live from this year's Acton University, Dr J is Al Kresta's guest on his eponymous radio show from Ave Maria. Between workshops, they're discussing the issues related to the sexual revolution: a culture hostile to life and family, ideologies opposed to gender and marriage, and more.

Divorce Enablers

Jun 15, 2017 14:14

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(June 14, 2017) Dr J is once again Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc. Divorce is the topic under their microscope today. Check out Dr J's article from Clash Daily, "Divorce Enablers: The Liberal Fantasy World is Wrecking Children's Lives," linked on our website.

Dr J on Striker Radio

Jun 11, 2017 16:09

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(June 10, 2017) Dr J is once again a guest of Steve Pauwels on Striker Radio. They're discussing her recent piece over at ClashDaily (where Steve is also an editor), a forward Dr J just wrote for Leila Miller's book about the aftermath of divorce from adult children's perspectives. Leila's book is entitled Primal Loss.

ADF 2017: The Sexual Revolution & Its Victims

Jun 10, 2017 54:31

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(June 8, 2017) Dr J addresses law students participating in the Alliance Defending Freedom's Blackstone Legal Fellowship. In this part of her talk, her topic is "The Sexual Revolution and its Victims."

Divorce & Family Structure on "Beyond the Veil"

Jun 7, 2017 45:06

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(June 6, 2017) Dr J and Jennifer Johnson are speaking with Father Thomas Loya of Radio Maria's Beyond the Veil. They're discussing divorce, marriage, and family relationships. Jennifer Johnson's recent booklet, Marriage and Equality: How Natural Marriage Upholds the Ideal of Equality for Children, comes up as well.

Baby Boomer Divorce

Jun 6, 2017 23:21

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(June 5, 2017) Dr J is once again a guest of Drew Mariani on his eponymous show on Relevant Radio. They're discussing divorce in our culture--its ups and downs, what that means, and how people view marriage.

St. John Bosco's Clergy Appreciation Dinner

May 24, 2017 38:12

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(May 23, 2017) Dr J is the speaker at St. John Bosco Catholic Church's annual Clergy Appreciation Dinner in Westlake, Louisiana. Her topic is "What the Ruth Institute Can Do for the Priests and People of St. John Bosco;" she also made a special statement to the children who were present.

How Do We Treat Our Children?

May 17, 2017 22:15

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(May 16, 2017) Dr J is once again a guest of Drew Mariani on his eponymous show on Relevant Radio. They're discussing how you can tell where a society is headed by how it treats its children.

Feminist Baggage

May 5, 2017 17:30

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(May 4, 2017) Dr J is once again Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc. They're discussing how hard it is to shake overarching political indoctrination, particularly when it's focused on promoting yourself at the expense of all others--especially your family. Check out the referenced article from Crisis Magazine, "The Half-Made Bed and the More Excellent Way."

Western Culture is Worse off...

Apr 26, 2017 45:10

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(April 24, 2017) Dr J is once again Molly Smith's guest on From the Median. They're discussing the founding and mission of the Ruth Institute and its work with the culture and the survivors of the sexual revolution.

Living in Truth 2017

Apr 23, 2017 54:57

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(April 22, 2017) Dr J traveled to Kansas City to participate in their Catholic Women's Conference, Living in Truth. Her topic is "Family Breakdown--and what we can do about it." Stay tuned--she took a few questions afterward, and those are available through our Ruth Refuge podcast stream.

Fantasy Worldviews of the Lifestyle Left

Mar 30, 2017 17:09

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(March 29, 2017) Dr J is once again Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc. They're discussing the political views of the upper classes--and how the elites feel free to use force of all kinds to bend everyone else to their particular definition of "truth." Check out the article that inspired this topic, "The Upper Class is Communist," over at Dr J's blog, drjs.blog. Thanks, too, to the listener who shouted this out as "the soundbite of the decade."

Marriage Equality on The Catholic Conversation

Mar 29, 2017 43:47

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(March 28, 2017) Jennifer Johnson, Ruth Institute's Associate Director, is speaking with Steve and Becky Greene of Immaculate Heart Radio's The Catholic Conversation. They're discussing family structure equality for children and Jennifer's new booklet, Marriage and Equality: How Natural Marriage Upholds the Ideal of Equality for Children.

Go to Confession...in the morning

Mar 24, 2017 07:37

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(March 23, 2017) Dr J is speaking with Jon Leonetti on his morning show on Iowa Catholic Radio about Ruth Institute's "Go to Confession" campaign.

Go to Confession!

Mar 17, 2017 12:18

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(March 16, 2017) Dr J is speaking with John Harper on Relevant Radio's Morning Air about Ruth Institute's "Go to Confession" campaign.

In Person: Dr J

Mar 14, 2017 48:45

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(March 13, 2017) Dr J is once again Dina Marie Hale's guest on her "In Person" segment of Mater Dei's Morning Drive. They're discussing the genesis and work of the Ruth institute--how a purely economic model fails to account for the work of the family.

Abandoned Faith and Family Breakdown

Mar 11, 2017 24:01

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(March 10, 2017) Dr J is once again a guest of Drew Mariani on his eponymous show on Relevant Radio. They're discussing how people leave the faith as a result of family breakdown. Their discussion was sparked by the new book Abandoned Faith: Why Millennials Are Walking Away and How You Can Lead Them Home by Alex McFarland and Jason Jimenez.

The Day Without a Woman

Mar 9, 2017 23:10

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(March 8, 2017) Dr J is once again Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc. They're discussing the "Day Without a Woman" strike.

Family Structure Equality for Children

Mar 4, 2017 16:20

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(March 3, 2017) Jennifer Johnson, Ruth Institute's Associate Director, is speaking with John Rustin on his radio show, Family Policy Matters. They're discussing family structure equality for children and Jennifer's new booklet, Marriage and Equality: How Natural Marriage Upholds the Ideal of Equality for Children.

Marriage, Divorce, Counseling, and Healing

Mar 3, 2017 41:46

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(March 2, 2017) Dr J is once again Sheila Liaugminas' guest on Relevant Radio's A Closer Look. They're discussing several current projects of the Ruth Institute, including our Roses from Ruth shout-outs, Healing Family Breakdown retreats, and more.

Tips for Happy Marriage and Effective Parenting

Feb 26, 2017 38:35

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(February 25, 2017) Betsy Kerekes, our director of online publications, traveled to Bethesda, Maryland to participate in the Family Institute of Washington's annual Parenting with Purpose conference. Her topic was "Tips for Happy Marriage and Effective Parenting." When she's not keeping all of our ducks in a row at the Ruth Institute, Betsy also blogs at parentingisfunny.wordpress.com.

Federal Judge Orders South Carolina to List Same-Sex Parents on Birth Certificates

Feb 25, 2017 14:32

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(February 24, 2017) Dr J is once again Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc. They're discussing the recent ruling handed down by a South Carolina federal judge that same-sex parents must be listed on a child's birth certificate.

National Marriage Week 2017: 101 Tips on Morning Drive

Feb 16, 2017 12:21

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(February 15, 2017) Dr J is Dina Marie Hale's guest on Mater Dei Radio's Morning Drive. They're discussing the Ruth Institute's newest book, 101 Tips for Marrying the Right Person, authored by Dr. Morse and Betsy Kerekes.

Jennifer Johnson on Cohabitation

Feb 14, 2017 30:51

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(February 13, 2017) Jennifer Johnson, Ruth Institute's Associate Director, is speaking with Drew Mariani on his eponymous show on Relevant Radio. They're discussing cohabitation.

I Don't See a Floor Under this Elevator

Feb 11, 2017 10:55

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(February 10, 2017) Dr J is interviewed by Greg Corombos on Dateline: Washington, Radio America's nationally syndicated news magazine. They're discussing a new survey on sex and singles released by Match.com that details the degree of casual sex among singles in today's culture.

Removing Marriage Penalties from Welfare Programs

Feb 10, 2017 17:59

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(February 9, 2017) Dr J is once again Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc. They're discussing assistance to the poor and the way its administration often penalizes marriage.

A Closer Look at National Marriage Week 2017

Feb 9, 2017 20:49

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(February 8, 2017) Dr J is once again Sheila Liaugminas' guest on Relevant Radio's A Closer Look. They're discussing matters of the heart during National Marriage Week: 101 Tips for Marrying the Right Person, marriage, the effects of divorce on children, government and cultural pressures, and more.

202 Tips: On Call with the Ruth Institute!

Feb 8, 2017 29:18

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(February 7, 2017) Betsy Kerekes and Dr J appear jointly with Wendy Wiese on her eponymous radio show to discuss their two Tips books, 101 Tips for a Happier Marriage and 101 Tips for Marrying the Right Person.

Jennifer Johnson on Marriage and Equality

Jan 31, 2017 44:08

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(January 30, 2017) Jennifer Johnson is once again Molly Smith's guest on From the Median. They're discussing her just-released book, Marriage and Equality: How Natural Marriage Upholds the Ideal of Equality for Children. They also touch on the general interrelatedness of the marriage and life issues.

Jennifer's book can be found at our store in several formats--check it out!

Respect Life Banquet

Jan 18, 2017 48:45

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(January 17, 2017) Dr J was the keynote speaker at this year's Respect Life banquet, sponsored by the Roman Catholic diocese of Lake Charles, Louisiana. She's speaking on the sexual revolution and its victims--and the path forward.

Altar Society: About Ruth...

Jan 14, 2017 25:53

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(November 21, 2016) Dr J was invited to speak at the Altar Society in Lake Charles on the work and history of the Ruth Institute.

Courage Conference: Phoenix 2017

Jan 11, 2017 53:18

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(January 10, 2017) Dr J traveled to Phoenix to participate in the Courage Conference, a Roman Catholic organization dedicated to helping persons with same-sex attraction live chaste lives and seek holiness. Her topic was "Understanding the Sexual Revolution."

No-Fault Divorce on The Drew Mariani Show

Jan 10, 2017 24:01

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(January 9, 2017) Jennifer Johnson, Ruth Institute's Associate Director, is speaking with Drew Mariani on his eponymous show on Relevant Radio. They're discussing no-fault divorce.

101 Tips: On Call with Dr. J!

Dec 22, 2016 22:37

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(December 20, 2016) Betsy Kerekes and Dr J gave interviews to Elizabeth Westhof on "On Call with Wendy Wiese!" today to discuss their new book, 101 Tips for Marrying the Right Person. This podcast is of Dr J's interview--if you missed Betsy's, check out our podcast stream.

101 Tips: On Call with Betsy Kerekes!

Dec 21, 2016 20:09

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(December 20, 2016) Betsy Kerekes and Dr J gave interviews to Elizabeth Westhof on "On Call with Wendy Wiese!" today to discuss their new book, 101 Tips for Marrying the Right Person. This podcast is of Betsy's interview--stay tuned for the segment with Dr. J.

101 Tips on the Steve Deace Show

Dec 9, 2016 14:10

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(December 8, 2016) Dr J gave an interview to Steve Deace on his eponymous radio show about the new book she just wrote with Betsy Kerekes, 101 Tips for Marrying the Right Person.

Jennifer Johnson on Life Line

Dec 3, 2016 28:05

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(December 2, 2016) Jennifer Johnson, Ruth Institute's Associate Director, was invited to give an interview to Melinda Knight on Living Bread Radio's "Life Line" about the work of the Ruth Institute in the broader context of the sexual revolution.

Restoring Confidence in Traditional Marriage

Nov 19, 2016 40:28

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(November 17, 2016) Dr J is once again Molly Smith's guest on From the Median. They're discussing her latest book, 101 Tips for Marrying the Right Person, and interrelatedness of the marriage and life issues.

Live-in Boyfriends and Domestic Violence against Children

Nov 9, 2016 10:00

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(November 8, 2016) Dr J is once again Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc. They're discussing domestic violence against children, specifically in situations involving a live-in boyfriend or other unrelated adult.

How Family Breakdown Affects Vocation

Nov 6, 2016 31:53

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(November 4, 2016) The Serra Club is a national Catholic organization of men and women who encourage and support vocations to the religious life. Here Dr J is speaking at the Serra Club of Lake Charles; her topic is "How Family Breakdown Affects Vocation."

Putting Families First

Nov 5, 2016 23:08

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(November 4, 2016) Dr J is a guest on The Kristine Franklin Show. This morning, she and Kristine are discussing the modern world's abnormal separation of sex and procreation--and the fallout of the sexual revolution generally.

101 Tips on Spirit Mornings

Nov 4, 2016 18:08

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(November 3, 2016) Dr J is a guest on Spirit Mornings to discuss her new book with Jen Brown and Bruce McGregor. Dr J co-authored 101 Tips for Marrying the Right Person with Betsy Kerekes.

101 Tips on Meet the Author

Oct 30, 2016 26:17

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(October 27, 2016) Our own Betsy Kerekes gave an interview to Ken Huck on Radio Maria's "Meet the Author" about the new book Betsy and Dr. J just wrote, 101 Tips for Marrying the Right Person.

Betsy Kerekes: On Call with Wendy Wiese!

Oct 29, 2016 23:49

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(October 28, 2016) Our own Betsy Kerekes gave an interview to "On Call with Wendy Wiese!" They're talking about the new book Betsy and Dr. J just wrote, 101 Tips for Marrying the Right Person.

Markets Without Limits

Oct 28, 2016 50:56

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(October 26, 2016) Dr J travels to Austin, Texas to debate philosophy professor Dr. Peter Jaworski on the topic "Markets Without Limits." Are markets for surrogacy and prostitution ethical? This event was sponsored by the Texas Economics Association, the James Q. Wilson Forum, and the Austin Institute.

Check out our Ruth Refuge for the Q&A session in the middle of the event.

Betsy Kerekes on "Busted Halo"

Oct 22, 2016 20:15

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(October 5, 2016) Our own Betsy Kerekes was invited to speak on "The Busted Halo Show" with Father Dave Dwyer and Brett Siddell. They're about the new book Betsy and Dr. J just wrote, 101 Tips for Marrying the Right Person.

Does the Family Have a Future? (Part 2)

Oct 16, 2016 49:24

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(October 13, 2016) Dr J travels to Rhode Island to speak at Our Redeemer Lutheran Church on the theme "Does the Family Have a Future?" This is the second part of her talk; this one's theme is "The Sexual State." If you missed the first part of her talk, check out the previous podcast. The questions and answers she took after each talk are also available on our Ruth Refuge.

Does the Family Have a Future? (Part 1)

Oct 15, 2016 36:55

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(October 13, 2016) Dr J travels to Smithfield, Rhode Island to speak at Our Redeemer Lutheran Church on the theme "Does the Family Have a Future?" Addressing over 100 people, she describes why the family is the basis of society. 

Stay tuned for the second part of her talk or head over to our Ruth Refuge for the Q&As after each talk.

101 Tips for Marrying the Right Person

Oct 14, 2016 25:49

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(October 3, 2016) Dr J went on a whirlwind trip to Australia earlier this year; while she was there, she connected with several wonderful people in the marriage movement down under. Here she's giving an interview to John Jurgutis from Cradio on the second book she authored with Betsy Kerekes, 101 Tips for Marrying the Right Person.

Dr J and Jennifer Johnson on the Sexual Revolution

Oct 12, 2016 46:17

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(September 17, 2016) Dr J was invited to Phoenix, Arizona to speak to the diocese there. We've already podcasted that one, but during that visit, she and Ruth's Director of Operations Jennifer Johnson were once again guests on Immaculate Heart Radio's "The Catholic Conversation" with Steve and Becky Greene. They're discussing the Ruth Institute's work healing the family and shedding light on the problems wrought by the sexual revolution--divorce specifically.

Cafeteria Catholicism and Public Service

Sep 23, 2016 18:09

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(September 21, 2016) Dr J is once again Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc. They're discussing the "cafeteria Catholics" who pick and choose what to believe; they also touch on the current attempt by the Wijngaards Institute to pressure the Catholic Church to alter its teaching on contraception. The Institute was invited to make a presentation before the United Nations this week on the subject.

Contraception, Catholics, and the U.N.

Sep 22, 2016 10:54

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(September 20, 2016) Dr J is invited to be a guest on EWTN's Morning Glory to discuss the current attempt by the Wijngaards Institute to alter Church teaching on contraception with a presentation before the United Nations.

Recycled Dissent and Renewed Emphasis on Humanae Vitae

Sep 21, 2016 22:49

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(September 20, 2016) Dr J is once again Sheila Liaugminas's guest on Relevant Radio's A Closer Look. They're discussing the current attempt by the Wijngaards Institute to alter Church teaching on contraception with a presentation before the United Nations. This attempt is not going unresponded-to by Humanae Vitae Catholics, however.

Catholics in the Public Square

Sep 18, 2016 52:33

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(September 17, 2016) Dr J was invited to Phoenix, Arizona to speak on "Catholics in the Public Square" to the diocese there. Her talk is designed to prepare people for personal and civic engagement on the marriage and life issues in the current cultural climate.

A Record Low US Fertility Rate and a Legal Challenge to Polygamy Laws

Aug 17, 2016 21:38

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(August 16, 2016) Dr J is once again Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc. They're discussing the historic low in the United States' fertility rate. They also briefly touch on the first legal challenge to United States polygamy law...

Jennifer Johnson on Cogwatch

Aug 12, 2016 31:47

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(March 2016) Here's one from our files: Jennifer Johnson is a guest on Dr. Robert Oscar Lopez's podcast Cogwatch. They're discussing divorce, freedom, and family.

Dr J on Cogwatch

Aug 6, 2016 33:39

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(August 5, 2016) Dr J is a guest on Dr. Robert Oscar Lopez's podcast Cogwatch. They're discussing Marilyn Monroe, the sexual revolution and its victims, and what went wrong with Christian churches on the topic of sexuality. Dr. Lopez also wrote a piece for the Federalist on this topic.

A Department of Justice Letter to Public Schools about Transgender Students

Aug 4, 2016 17:14

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(August 3, 2016) Dr J is once again Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc. They're discussing Ivanka Trump's speech at the GOP convention, gender identity politics, and the NBA's punitive actions toward North Carolina in light of transgender politics.

DOJ's "Guidelines" for Transgender Students

Jul 29, 2016 44:39

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(July 28, 2016) Dr J is once again Molly Smith's guest on From the Median, and this time around the theme is "guidelines"--some good, some not-so-good. First up, they're discussing Archbishop Chaput's pastoral guidelines for implementing Amoris Laetitia. Then they move on to the Department of Justice's guidelines for transgender students recently issued to all public schools in the country.

Dr J on Janet Mefferd Today: Why Everyone Should Oppose Surrogacy

Jul 26, 2016 21:24

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(July 25, 2016) Dr J is a guest on Janet Mefferd's show to discuss surrogacy: why should we be opposed to it? This dovetails with her recent article over at TheBlaze, "Why Everyone Should Oppose Surrogacy."

Ivanka Trump’s Speech at the GOP Convention; the NBA Pulls the All Star Game from North Carolina

Jul 23, 2016 14:50

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(July 22, 2016) Dr J is once again Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc. They're discussing Ivanka Trump's speech at the GOP convention, gender identity politics, and the NBA's punitive actions toward North Carolina in light of transgender politics.

Through Family Breakdown to Healing and Hope

Jul 8, 2016 32:17

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(July 7, 2016) Dr J was invited to speak to the Kiwanis Club in Lake Charles on the sexual revolution's effects on family breakdown and what we can do to make things better.

Female Supreme Court Justices and a Texas Abortion Law

Jul 7, 2016 11:05

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(July 6, 2016) Dr J is once again Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc. They're discussing the recent Supreme Court decision that struck down requirements that Texas abortion clinics deliver the same standard of medical care as other medical facilities.

The Social Impact of Fathers: 2016 edition

Jun 19, 2016 15:45

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(June 17, 2016) Dr J is once again Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc. This Father's Day, they're discussing the social impact of fathers.

Making the Case for Marriage: Acton 2016

Jun 18, 2016 51:45

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(June 16, 2016) It's that time of year again--Dr J is at Acton University in Grand Rapids, Michigan. She's been with the conference since the beginning, and yesterday she gave one of the foundational lectures designed to orient religious leaders in basic economic concepts. This lecture is on "Making the Case for Marriage."Check out our Ruth Refuge for the Q&A session afterward, too.

Econ 101 at Acton 2016

Jun 17, 2016 47:54

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(June 15, 2016) It's that time of year again--Dr J is at Acton University in Grand Rapids, Michigan. She's been with the conference since the beginning, and she always gives one of the foundational lectures designed to orient religious leaders in basic economic concepts. Head on over to the Ruth Refuge for the Q&A afterward, too.

What the Hook-Up Culture does to Women

Jun 16, 2016 15:31

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(June 15, 2016) Dr J is once again Drew Mariani's guest on his show on the Relevant Radio network. They're discussing the effects of the sexual revolution on women.

Making Marriage Matter, Part 2

Jun 11, 2016 52:26

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(June 9, 2016) Dr J addresses law students participating in the Alliance Defending Freedom's Blackstone Legal Fellowship. In the second part of her talk, she delves into the agenda and (mis)representations of reality promoted by the sexual revolution.

Making Marriage Matter, Part 1

Jun 10, 2016 46:31

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(June 9, 2016) Dr J addresses law students participating in the Alliance Defending Freedom's Blackstone Legal Fellowship. In the first part of her talk, she lays the groundwork for the social significance of the family as developed in her book Love and Economics.

The LGBT Movement vs. the Sexual Revolution

Jun 7, 2016 22:50

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(June 6, 2016) Dr J is once again Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc. They're discussing the ideological incoherence of the sexual revolution and its tendency, in myriad ways, of eating its own as it proceeds.

C-FAM: The Sexual Revolution

Jun 4, 2016 44:51

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(June 3, 2016) Dr J addressed a select group of UN delegates on problems of the sexual revolution. This exclusive event was sponsored by C-FAM and held at a resort on Lake George, New York for 30 delegates from around the world and their families. C-FAM is the Center for Family and Human Rights, and it advocates for life and family at the United Nations.

The Case for Marriage, Part 2

May 28, 2016 42:28

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(May 24, 2016) Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, one of the largest Southern Baptist seminaries in the world, hosted Dr. J at their annual Summer Institute, sponsored by the Land Center. This is the second part of her address to pastors and seminary professors on making the case for marriage; if you missed the first part, check out the previous podcast.

The Case for Marriage, Part 1

May 27, 2016 37:18

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(May 24, 2016) Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, one of the largest Southern Baptist seminaries in the world, hosted Dr. J at their annual Summer Institute, sponsored by the Land Center. She addressed pastors and seminary professors on making the case for marriage.

Catholic Talk interview

May 25, 2016 12:25

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(May 19, 2016) Dr J is in Australia! She had a whirlwind schedule and spoke at different places each day; those are all up in our podcast stream. Here we're sharing an interview she gave to Xt3.com, Marriage Equals, and Catholic Talk on the trajectory of the sexual revolution and the nature of marriage.

All Saints Greek Orthodox Church

May 22, 2016 37:27

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(May 21, 2016) Dr J is in Australia! She was invited to speak at All Saints Greek Orthodox Church in Sydney. Her talk is entitled "Same-Sex Marriage Affects Everyone." She took questions afterward, too--those are available on the Ruth Refuge podcast.

Marriage Alliance: Public Policies and Personal Strategies

May 21, 2016 43:49

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(May 20, 2016) Dr J is in Australia! She was invited to speak at a Marriage Alliance event in Sydney. Her talk is on public policies and personal strategies for sparking discussion and change on the marriage issue. She took questions afterward, too--those are available on the Ruth Refuge podcast.

Future Families Forum

May 20, 2016 12:40

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(May 19, 2016) Dr J is in Australia! She was invited to speak at the Future Families Forum, an invitation-only educational event for over 200 leaders in the Greek Orthodox community in Sydney. She's speaking about class warfare.

Sydney Roman Catholic Adult Education Center

May 19, 2016 58:47

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(May 18, 2016) Dr J is in Australia! She was invited to speak at the Sydney Roman Catholic Adult Education Center. Her talk is entitled "Same-Sex Marriage Affects Everyone." She took questions afterward, too--those are available on the Ruth Refuge podcast.

South Toowoomba Baptist Church

May 18, 2016 44:28

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(May 17, 2016) Dr J is in Australia! She was invited to speak at the South Toowoomba Baptist Church. Her talk is entitled "Same-Sex Marriage Affects Everyone." She took questions afterward, too--those are available in the Ruth Refuge podcast.

Community Church in Cooper's Plain

May 17, 2016 53:06

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(May 16, 2016) Dr J is in Australia! She was invited to speak at the Community Church in Cooper's Plain near Brisbane, Australia.

Hobart Cathedral of St. Mary's

May 16, 2016 01:08:45

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(May 15, 2016) Dr J is in Australia! Archbishop Julian Porteous invited her to speak at the Hobart Cathedral of St. Mary's on the island of Tasmania. Her talk is entitled "Same-Sex Marriage Affects Everyone." She took questions afterward, too--those are available in the Ruth Refuge podcast.

Our Lady of the Rosary

May 15, 2016 56:05

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(May 14, 2016) Dr J is in Australia! She was invited to speak at Our Lady of the Rosary near Sydney. Her talk is entitled "Same-Sex Marriage Affects Everyone." She took questions afterward, too--those are available in the Ruth Refuge podcast.

HB 1102: Surrogacy in Louisiana

May 4, 2016 16:26

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(May 3, 2016) Dr J is Jeff Crouere's guest on his radio show Ringside Politics. They're discussing the work of the Ruth Institute and the surrogacy bill currently before the Louisiana legislature.

HB 1102 on "The Current Word"

May 3, 2016 15:45

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(May 2, 2016) Dr J is Kathleen Benfield's guest on her radio show The Current Word. They're discussing the work of the Ruth Institute and the surrogacy bill currently before the Louisiana legislature.

Do the Gay Rights and Transgendered Rights Movements Have the Same Goals?

Apr 26, 2016 21:47

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(April 25, 2016) Dr J is once again Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc. In light of the recent "bathroom bill" and fallout, they're discussing the transgender movement's ideologies.

Which is Harder on Kids: Death or Divorce?

Apr 22, 2016 20:57

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(April 21, 2016) Dr J is once again Drew Mariani's guest on his show on the Relevant Radio network. They're discussing the recent study that compares outcomes of children whose parents have died with those whose parents divorced. The study was a joint project of Virginia Commonwealth University and the University of Tokyo.

FAVS: The Family and the Market

Apr 16, 2016 53:04

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(April 15, 2016) Dr J addresses Christian faculty, clergy members, and business leaders at the Acton Institute's "Toward a More Free and Virtuous Society" conference. Her talk is entitled "Virtue and Economic Thinking."

Reclaiming Religious Freedom and the First Amendment

Apr 1, 2016 44:35

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(March 31, 2016) Dr J addresses students, parents, lawyers, and clergy members at Patrick Henry College in Purcellville, VA. She was speaking at the Unity Summit, an event addressing threats to America's first, second, and seventh amendments. Her talk is entitled "Reclaiming Religious Freedom and the First Amendment--Hint: We've Got to Talk about Sex!"

Is Homo Economicus an Attachment-Disordered Child?

Mar 15, 2016 56:27

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(March 10, 2016) Dr J addresses students, faculty, and community members at Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C. The event was jointly sponsored by the CUA Anscombe Society (a chapter of the Love & Fidelity Network) and the John Paul II Institute for Marriage and Family. Her talk is entitled "Is homo economicus an attachment-disordered child?" and is inspired by her first book, Love and Economics.

Head on over to the Ruth Refuge for the Q&A session afterward.

Man, 18, Conceived at Concert, Seeks Biological Father via Facebook

Mar 12, 2016 19:11

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(March 11, 2016) Dr J is once again Teresa Tomeo's guest on Catholic Connection, where they're discussing a teen's efforts to find his unknown father using Facebook and the few details he has on his conception at a rock concert 18 years ago.

GWU: The Sexual Revolution and Its Victims

Mar 11, 2016 41:39

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(March 10, 2016) Dr J addresses students, faculty, and community members at an event jointly sponsored by the Federalist Society and the James Wilson Institute at George Washington University. Her talk is entitled "The Sexual Revolution and its Victims."

Restoring Marriage Today

Mar 5, 2016 45:34

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(March 4, 2016) Dr J is one of the speakers at this year's Catholic Answers Conference: "Restoring Marriage Today." Her talk was entitled "Keeping the Family Together: Public Policies and Personal Strategies."

Serra Club Houston: "The Family is the Seedbed of Religious Vocations"

Feb 23, 2016 33:16

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(February 22, 2016) Dr J is a guest speaker at the Serra Club of Houston, where she gave a talk entitled "The Family is the Seedbed of Religious Vocations." The Serra Club is an international organization of Catholic laypeople dedicated to supporting religious vocations.

Culture, Faith, Family, and Rebuilding Society

Jan 28, 2016 23:10

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(January 27, 2016) Dr J is once again Sheila Liaugminas's guest on A Closer Look. They're discussing culture, faith, family, and rebuilding society by keeping the family together and strengthening the institution of marriage. Check out Austin's article, too: "11 Reasons the Sexual Revolution has been a Complete, Utter, and Deadly Failure."

Keeping the Family Together

Jan 23, 2016 44:56

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(January 22, 2016) Dr J is once again Patrick Coffin's guest on Catholic Answers Live. Their topic: keeping the family together through the preservation of marriage.

For more information on "Restoring Marriage Today," the upcoming Catholic Answers Conference in March in San Diego, please check out their website. Hope to see you there!

President Obama’s State of the Union Statements about Homosexual Marriage

Jan 15, 2016 15:06

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(January 14, 2016) Dr J is once again Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc. They're discussing the Catholic church's worldwide Synod on the Family and the educational conference immediately beforehand in which Dr J participated.

The Need for Intact Families

Jan 7, 2016 44:10

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(January 6, 2016) Dr J is once again Molly Smith's guest on From the Median to discuss how the sexual revolution has not provided a solution to our problems--the whole package has been damaging, and we can't ignore some fruits of it while condemning others.

Fallout from the Sexual Revolution

Nov 18, 2015 44:52

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(November 17, 2015) Dr J is interviewed by Steve and Becky Green on The Catholic Conversation out of Phoenix, Arizona. They're discussing the fallout of the sexual revolution in regard to freedom and the family broadly and children specifically.

Assessing Damage and Restoring Family Values

Oct 30, 2015 23:13

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(October 29, 2015) Dr J is in Utah! She traveled there to be part of the 9th annual World Congress of Families. She's speaking at their plenary panel "Assessing Damage and Restoring Family Values" on all of the different types of people who have been harmed by the sexual revolution.

Overturning California's Parental Notification Laws

Oct 21, 2015 11:10

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(October 19, 2015) Our board member Steve Hicks is guest on "The Terry and Jesse Show" to encourage our local friends to find out more about California's parental notification laws and let them know about gathering signatures for an upcoming ballot measure (to overturn them). We encourage all of our listeners to be informed on this issue.

The Vatican's Synod on the Family

Oct 15, 2015 28:39

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(October 14, 2015) Dr J is once again Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc. They're discussing the Catholic church's worldwide Synod on the Family and the educational conference immediately beforehand in which Dr J participated.

The Family: Antidote to the Sexual Revolution

Oct 14, 2015 45:06

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(October 12, 2015) Dr J is once again Patrick Coffin's guest on Catholic Answers Live. Their topic: the family as the antidote to the sexual revolution.

Jennifer Johnson at ICRI

Oct 13, 2015 09:37

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(October 10, 2015) Continuing with our international theme, Jennifer Johnson is in Paris! She traveled there to be part of the International Children's Rights 2nd Annual Conference. She's speaking on the injustice of alternative family structures to the children growing up in them.

Dr J at the Angelicum

Oct 7, 2015 30:10

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(October 12, 2015) Dr J is in Rome! She traveled there to be part of the Courage Conference at the Angelicum. Courage put on the conference in anticipation of the upcoming Synod on the Family. She's speaking on the injustice of alternative family structures to the children growing up in them.

She takes questions afterward, too--those will be available on the Ruth Refuge. Head on over to our website to check it out.

Teaser: October Synod on the Family

Oct 6, 2015 44:49

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(September 30, 2015) Dr J is once again Molly Smith's guest on From the Median to discuss her upcoming trip to the Vatican for the October Synod on the Family.

The Impact of Re-Defining Marrriage on Children and Society

Oct 2, 2015 53:06

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(March 7, 2015) This is Dr. Morse's talk from the 2015 "Bringing America Back to Life" convention in Cleveland, Ohio. It's entitled "The Impact of Redefining Marriage on Children and Society." Special thanks to Molly Smith and From the Median for this audio.

How Does Divorce and Family Breakdown Affect Our Children?

Oct 1, 2015 42:49

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(September 30, 2015) Jennifer Johnson is Molly Smith's guest on "From the Median" to discuss how divorce and family breakdown affect our children.

A New Kind of Taboo for Children

Sep 18, 2015 15:59

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(September 17, 2015) Jennifer Johnson, Ruth Institute's Director of Operations, appears today on Family Policy Matters Radio to speak about the harms and risks of being a child of divorce. Emotional harm and the pressure to be silent form the inadvertent basis for a new kind of taboo for children.

The Sexual Revolution, Part 6

Sep 9, 2015 19:28

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(September 8, 2015) Dr J is once again Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc. They're concluding their 6-part series on the sexual revolution: this one touches on the stigma of abstinence, the effects of the hook-up culture, and the West's war on fertility, among other things.

The Sexual Revolution, Part 5

Sep 3, 2015 24:47

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(September 2, 2015) Dr J is once again Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc. They're continuing their 6-part series on the sexual revolution: this one touches on divorce's impact on men and the effects of the hook-up culture, among other things.

Dr J at CANFP

Aug 22, 2015 47:01

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(August 21, 2015) Dr J is one of the keynote speakers at the California Association of Natural Family Planning, where she talks about "The Sexual Revolution and its Victims." She takes questions afterward, too--check out the podcast stream over at the Ruth Refuge for all of her Q&A sessions.

The Courage Conference and the Sexual Revolution

Aug 19, 2015 43:15

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(August 17, 2015) Dr J is once again Molly Smith's guest on "From the Median," offering a recap of Dr. Morse's participation in the Courage conference in Detroit. Dr. Morse and Molly discuss how we got to where we are culturally on sex, marriage, and family--and how we can move forward to a kinder, more Godly understanding that promotes healing from all the damage that's been done.

Courage Conference Interview

Aug 13, 2015 17:00

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(August 12, 2015) Dr J is at the Courage Conference in Plymouth, Michigan (near Detroit), where spoke with Teresa Tomeo of Catholic Connection. Teresa is interviewing Dr J and Father Paul Check, head of Courage International, the Catholic Church's ministry to persons dealing with same sex attraction. They discuss how to work as a force for healing in the midst of all the sexual pressure our culture applies.

The Sexual Revolution, Part 4

Aug 8, 2015 17:13

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(August 7, 2015) Dr J is once again Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc. They're continuing their 6-part series on the sexual revolution: part 4 touches on the related themes of cohabitation and divorce. Check out our podcast stream if you're joining us in the middle of the series, and stay tuned for the rest of it.

The Sexual Revolution, Part 3

Jul 29, 2015 25:43

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(July 28, 2015) Dr J is once again Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc. They're continuing their 6-part series on the sexual revolution: part 3 examines the claim that "women can have it all" and its influence over modern sexual education. Check out our podcast stream if you're joining us in the middle of the series, and of course stay tuned as the rest of it comes up.

The Sexual Revolution, Part 2

Jul 22, 2015 14:54

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(July 21, 2015) Dr J is once again Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc. They're continuing their 6-part series on the sexual revolution: part 2 examines the nature of freedom in the context of the sexual revolution. Check out our podcast stream if you missed part 1, and of course stay tuned as the rest of it comes up!

The Sexual Revolution, Part 1

Jul 19, 2015 21:23

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(July 16, 2015) Dr J is once again Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc. Today they're beginning a 6-part series on the sexual revolution, and they start by examining its central tenets and its nature. Stay tuned for more!

Summit Ministries: Contracts vs. Kinship

Jul 18, 2015 40:00

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(July 14, 2015) Dr J was invited to speak at Summit Ministries' conference in Dayton, Tennessee, to a group of high school students. Here she's giving a talk on the difference between kinship and contracts. Incidentally, this is her first talk after the Supreme Court decision Obergefell v. Hodges mandating genderless marriage in all 50 states. This is the second part of her talk--if you missed the first one, check out the previous podcast--and she also took questions, which are available for download over at the Ruth Refuge.

Summit Ministries: The Abolition of Marriage

Jul 17, 2015 28:59

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(July 14, 2015) Dr J was invited to speak at Summit Ministries' conference in Dayton, Tennessee, to a group of high school students. Here she's giving a talk on the deconstruction of marriage and why it's harmful. Incidentally, this is her first talk after the Supreme Court decision Obergefell v. Hodges mandating genderless marriage in all 50 states. Her talk is in two parts--stay tuned for the second one--and she also took questions, which are available for download over at the Ruth Refuge.

The Church's Finest Hour

Jul 16, 2015 52:17

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(July 15, 2015) Dr J's giving her talk "The Church's Finest Hour" on marriage and parenthood to the local Catholic parish of Mt. Carmel in California. There was a Q&A session afterward, too--it's available for download over at the Ruth Refuge. Check out all the other neat stuff the Refuge has to offer by clicking on the Ruth Refuge section of our website.

Dr J on the Sonrise Morning Show

Jul 3, 2015 16:51

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(June 30, 2015) Dr J is Matt Swaim's guest on "The Sonrise Morning Show" to discuss the Supreme Court's ruling on marriage in Obergefell v. Hodges.

Thoughts on SCOTUS's Decision from the Ruth Institute

Jul 2, 2015 15:43

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(July 1, 2015) Dr J is once again Al Kresta's guest on "Kresta in the Afternoon" to discuss the Supreme Court's ruling on marriage in Obergefell v. Hodges.

Fielding Questions after SCOTUS's Ruling on Genderless Marriage

Jul 1, 2015 10:01

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(June 29, 2015) Dr J is once again Teresa Tomeo's guest on "Catholic Connection" to field questions after the Supreme Court's ruling on marriage in Obergefell v. Hodges. They just had a chat last Friday before the decision came out--this podcast is a continuation of that conversation, so check it out as well in our podcast stream.

The Supreme Court Has Made New Law...

Jun 30, 2015 43:57

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(June 29, 2015) Dr J is once again Molly Smith's guest on "From the Median" to discuss the Supreme Court's ruling on marriage in Obergefell v. Hodges.

Marriage: Now What?

Jun 28, 2015 43:17

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(June 26, 2015) Dr J is once again Patrick Coffin's guest on "Catholic Answers Live" to discuss the Supreme Court's ruling on marriage in Obergefell v. Hodges.

SCOTUS's Ruling on Genderless Marriage

Jun 27, 2015 20:02

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(June 26, 2015) Dr J is once a again Teresa Tomeo's guest on "Catholic Connection" to discuss the upcoming Supreme Court ruling on marriage...

Summit Leadership Conference: CA 2015, Part 2

Jun 25, 2015 50:51

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(June 23, 2015) Dr J traveled to Biola University to speak at the Summit Leadership Conference for high school and college students; she's about to give the second part of her talk on "The Sexual Revolution and its Victims." Part one is already up in our podcast stream if you missed it. There was a Q&A session afterward, too--it's available for download over at the Ruth Refuge.

Summit Leadership Conference: CA 2015, Part 1

Jun 24, 2015 47:04

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(June 23, 2015) Dr J traveled to Biola University to speak at the Summit Leadership Conference for high school and college students; she's about to give a two-part talk on "The Sexual Revolution and its Victims." Part two is in the next podcast--stay tuned! There was a Q&A session afterward, too--it's available for download over at the Ruth Refuge.

Acton 2015: The Family and the State

Jun 20, 2015 55:58

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(June 19, 2015) Dr J traveled to Grand Rapids, MI to speak at Acton University on several topics related to the market, the state, and the family. This is her third talk, "The Family and the State." Her first and second talks are up in our podcast stream--check them out if you missed them! There's also a podcast of the Q&A session afterward over in the Ruth Refuge.

Acton 2015: The Family and the Market

Jun 19, 2015 51:30

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(June 18, 2015) Dr J traveled to Grand Rapids, MI to speak at Acton University on several topics related to the market, the state, and the family. This is her second talk, "The Family and the Market." Her first talk is up in our podcast stream, and her third one is coming up next--stay tuned! There's also a podcast of the Q&A session over in the Ruth Refuge for you to check out.

Acton 2015: An Economic Way of Thinking

Jun 18, 2015 46:53

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(June 17, 2015) Dr J traveled to Grand Rapids, MI to speak at Acton University on several topics related to the market, the state, and the family. This is her first talk, "An Economic Way of Thinking;" it's one of the core requirements for Acton University attendees. Dr J has been an Acton fellow since the founding of the program. Her other two talks are coming up in the next podcasts--stay tuned! There's also a podcast of the Q&A session over in the Ruth Refuge for you to check out.

ADF Collegiate 2015: The Role of Marriage in Society, Part 2

Jun 7, 2015 41:11

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(June 4, 2015) Dr J traveled to Phoenix, AZ to speak at the Alliance Defending Freedom's Collegiate Academy for pre-law college students; she's about to give the second part of her two-part talk called "The Role of Marriage in Society." Part one is up in our podcast stream--check it out if you missed it!

ADF Collegiate 2015: The Role of Marriage in Society, Part 1

Jun 6, 2015 47:05

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(June 4, 2015) Dr J traveled to Phoenix, AZ to speak at the Alliance Defending Freedom's Collegiate Academy for pre-law college students; she's about to give a two-part talk called "The Role of Marriage in Society." Part two is in the next podcast--stay tuned!

A Flawed Study on Genderless Marriage

May 30, 2015 20:15

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(May 28, 2015) Dr J is once again Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc. They're discussing the growing controversy surrounding Michael LaCour's recent study on genderless marriage. Science journal has retracted the study in light of all sorts of dishonesty that has surfaced about how the study was conducted. They also discussed Dr J's recent presentation at UC Santa Barbara that started off with a noisy protest.

SSM: Why Not? at UCSB's Anscombe Society

May 29, 2015 44:49

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(May 27, 2015) Dr J traveled to UC Santa Barbara to speak at the Anscombe Society; she's about to give a talk called "Same-Sex Marriage: Why Not? However, all does not go as planned...

Aims and Results (so far) of the Sexual Revolution

May 2, 2015 58:38

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(May 1, 2015) Dr J traveled to Hong Kong last week to speak at the Christian Sexual Ethics Summit there (you may remember her talks in Singapore last year--they wanted her back in the area!). This is the first of three talks she gave--in it she's addressing the aims and results delivered by the sexual revolution and highlighting the need for healing and a different approach to relationships.

Cultural Impacts of "Gay Marriage"

Apr 30, 2015 16:20

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(April 28, 2015) Dr J is once again a guest of Drew Mariani on his radio show; they're discussing the upcoming Supreme Court ruling on the redefinition of marriage and its cultural and political impacts.

Genderless Marriage, Big Business, and the Archbishop of San Francisco

Apr 26, 2015 19:49

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(April 24, 2015) Dr J is once again Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc. They're discussing the growing reticence to address or oppose genderless marriage in big business (the stakes are high if you have the temerity to not toe the line with sufficient enthusiasm). A bit later they'll switch gears and discuss the strange, secretive campaign to smear Salvatore Cordileone, newly-minted Archbishop of San Francisco, over a shade of the very same issue.

Dr J on "Beyond the Veil"

Mar 26, 2015 39:40

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(March 24, 2015) Dr J is a guest of Father Thomas Loya on his radio program "Beyond the Veil." Today they talked about Dr J's book, The Sexual Revolution and its Victims, where she takes on the prevailing narrative that nothing should inhibit anyone's personal pleasure.

Summit Adult Ministries

Mar 13, 2015 58:09

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(March 11, 2015) Dr J delivered this talk at the Summit Adult Program in Colorado Springs. In it, she's addressing 3 basic points: What is the sexual revolution? How does the marriage issue fit into its overall picture? What are we going to about it--how do we heal the culture in a lasting and Christlike way?

New Poll on Growing "Support" for Allowing Same-Sex Marriage

Mar 12, 2015 11:59

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(March 10, 2015) Dr J is once again Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc. They're discussing NBC's recent poll showing that 59% of Americans now "support" genderless marriage.

Dr J at Faith Lutheran Church

Mar 6, 2015 01:01:02

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(March 3, 2015) Dr J speaks on "The Sexual Revolution and its Victims" to Faith Lutheran Church in Indiana.

Dr J at Grace Lutheran Church

Mar 5, 2015 01:00:30

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(March 2, 2015) Dr J speaks on "The Sexual Revolution and its Victims" to Grace Lutheran Church in Indiana.

Rev. Walter Hoye at San Diego's Walk for Life

Feb 5, 2015 06:21

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(January 31, 2015) Rev Walter Hoye is one of the speakers at San Diego's 3rd annual Walk for Life this year--you may remember him as a longtime friend of Ruth who went to jail after peacefully holding signs across the street from an Oakland abortion clinic. He gave a short talk as part of the event entitled "All Lives Matter."

Dr J at San Diego's Walk for Life

Feb 4, 2015 09:37

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(January 31, 2015) Dr J is one of the speakers at San Diego's 3rd annual Walk for Life this year. She gave a short talk as part of the event about the dignity of human life and how the sexual state is often at odds with it.

San Diego's Walk for Life

Jan 30, 2015 11:18

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(January 29, 2015) Dr J is John Harper's guest on Morning Air, where they discussed the Walk for Life coming up this weekend in San Diego. Dr J will be one of the speakers--if you can get to the area, don't miss it.

OneLifeLA

Jan 18, 2015 03:49

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(January 17, 2015) Dr J traveled up to Los Angeles, California, to participate in OneLifeLA, a walk and family festival celebrating the value of human life at all ages. While she was there, she was interviewed on the spot by Cyril Jones-Kellett and Joseph Nesta of Immaculate Heart Radio.

Pope Francis’ Forthcoming Encyclical on the Environment

Jan 14, 2015 14:50

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(January 13, 2015) Dr J is once again Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc. They're discussing the Pope's upcoming encyclical on the environment--and what he won't say.

Jeb Bush's Recent Statement on Same-Sex Unions

Jan 11, 2015 19:13

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(January 9, 2015) Dr J is once again Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc. They're discussing GOP presidential hopeful Jeb Bush's recent statement about same-sex unions.

Minnesota May Eliminate Gender Requirements in High School Sports

Dec 4, 2014 18:38

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(December 2, 2014) Dr J is once again Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc. They're discussing the vote coming up in Minnesota about removing gender differentiation in high school sports--and locker rooms.

Gender Distinctions

Dec 3, 2014 22:58

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(December 2, 2014) Dr J is once again a guest on Drew Mariani's eponymous show where they discussed the vote coming up in Minnesota about removing gender differentiation in grade-school sports--and locker rooms.

A Word to Critics of Pope Francis

Dec 2, 2014 23:09

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(November 26, 2014) Dr J is John Harper's guest on Relevant Radio's "Morning Air," where they discussed the reaction to Pope Francis among Catholics, various media outlets, and political groups (among others).

The Gay Agenda in the Media

Nov 14, 2014 23:11

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(November 12, 2014) Dr J is once again a guest on Drew Mariani's eponymous show where they discussed the growing placement of pro-gay situations in ads, liberty, tolerance, and the ideology of the sexual revolution.

St. Mark's Women's Guild

Oct 14, 2014 35:08

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(October 1, 2014) Dr J speaks at the St. Mark's women's guild on surviving the sexual revolution and starting the healing process.

Supreme Court Refuses to Hear Several Same-Sex Marriage Cases

Oct 10, 2014 10:49

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(October 7, 2014) Dr J is Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc., where they discussed the Supreme Court's decision not to take up several same-sex marriage cases submitted to it--and what that [may] mean going forward. Check out more of Todd's interviews over at the on-demand archives at IssuesEtc.org.

Divorce as a Children's Rights Issue

Oct 9, 2014 42:34

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(October 3, 2014) Dr J travels to California's Simi Valley to participate in the International Children's Rights Institute's conference hosted by Robert Lopez--this is our podcast of her talk there, "Divorce as a Children's Rights Issue."

When I Began to Doubt Ayn Rand

Oct 5, 2014 20:26

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(October 2, 2014) Dr J is Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc., where they discussed the appeals and pitfalls of Ayn Rand's philosophy, rational self-interest. Check out more of Todd's interviews over at the on-demand archives at IssuesEtc.org.

Gay Birth Certificates

Oct 4, 2014 10:17

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(September 15, 2014) Jennifer Johnson appears on RadioFree Rocky D to discuss the movement toward gay birth certificates--that is, gender-neutral with regard to the parents--with Rocky D.

Stand for the Family 2014

Sep 28, 2014 43:25

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(September 19, 2014) Dr J travels to Utah to participate in the Stand for the Family conference put on by the Latter Day Saints--this is our podcast of her talk there. Her referenced remarks in Rhode Island and the CD set she talked about are available in our podcast stream and our webstore, respectively.

Dr J @ "Celebrate Marriage!" rally in Salt Lake City

Sep 27, 2014 15:02

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(September 18, 2014) Dr J travels to Utah to participate in the Stand for the Family conference put on by the Latter Day Saints. While she was there, she was invited to participate in a rally at the state capitol celebrating marriage--this is her speech there. Stay tuned for her talk at the conference!

American Attitudes toward Religion, Politics, Marriage and Homosexuality

Sep 26, 2014 16:50

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(September 24, 2014) Dr J is Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc., where they discussed the recent Pew survey on American attitudes toward religion in American life and the ever-shifting tide of public opinion regarding same-sex marriage. Check out more of Todd's interviews over at the on-demand archives at IssuesEtc.org.

Two Straight Men Marry to Win Rugby Tickets in New Zealand

Sep 20, 2014 16:17

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(September 17, 2014) Dr J is Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc., where they discussed the recent marriage in New Zealand for…rugby tickets! I'll let them fill you in. (Check out more of Todd's interviews over at the on-demand archives at IssuesEtc.org.)

9th Circuit Court Hears Arguments About the Impact of Genderless Marriage on Children

Sep 11, 2014 14:38

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(September 9, 2014) Dr J is Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc., where they discussed the case for marriage in light of the arguments before the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals about the impact of genderless marriage on children. Check out more of Todd's interviews over at the on-demand archives at IssuesEtc.org.

California's Gay Birth Certificate Bill

Sep 4, 2014 13:50

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(September 2, 2014) Dr J is Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc., where they discussed AB 1951, California's so-called "gay birth certificate" bill making its way through the state legislature at the moment. Check out more of Todd's interviews over at the on-demand archives at IssuesEtc.org.

Assault on College Campuses

Sep 3, 2014 19:29

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(September 2, 2014) Dr J is once again a guest on Drew Mariani's eponymous show where they discussed California's new consent law, the new date-rape drug nail polish, and the ideology of the sexual revolution.

Updates California's Abortion Mandate & Utah's Polygamy Ban

Aug 31, 2014 13:37

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(August 29, 2014) Dr J is Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc., where they discussed California's directive requiring insurers to cover elective abortions and a partial lift on Utah's polygamy ban. Check out more of Todd's interviews over at the on-demand archives at IssuesEtc.org.

Relevant Roundtable: Marriage

Aug 30, 2014 29:05

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(August 27, 2014) Dr J is once again a guest on Sheila Liaugminas' show "A Closer Look" to discuss the developments on the marriage and family front here in the U.S. After they catch up, she joins a panel with Mary Summerhays and Alisa Olson to discuss more on marriage, Ruth's ITAF conference, and Utah's upcoming "Stand for the Family" conference and Voice for Marriage website.

National Catholic Singles' Conference

Aug 13, 2014 55:23

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(August 9, 2014) Dr J is invited to speak at the National Catholic Singles' Conference in San Diego on "Healing the 21st Century Family" and how the marriage issue fits in with the overall sexual revolution.

Betsy Kerekes on GRN Alive

Aug 7, 2014 16:00

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(August 5, 2014) Betsy Kerekes is a guest on GRN Alive, where she and Dave Palmer talking about the new publication she co-authored with Dr J, 101 Tips for a Happier Marriage.

Millennials Say No to Marriage

Jul 24, 2014 24:52

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(July 22, 2014) Dr J is once again a guest on Drew Mariani's eponymous show where they discussed the falling marriage rate among millennials--check out the accompanying news segment here.

Nicolle Martin interview

Jul 17, 2014 19:53

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(July 12, 2014) While Dr J was at Alliance Defending Freedom's Collegiate Academy this past weekend, she had the opportunity to interview attorney Nicolle Martin about one of her cases, Masterpiece Cake Shop.

ADF Collegiate Academy 2014: The Marriage Issue and the Sexual Revolution

Jul 16, 2014 59:51

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(July 12, 2014) Dr J spoke at Alliance Defending Freedom's Collegiate Academy this past weekend; this is her second talk, "The Marriage Issue and the Sexual Revolution." If you missed her first talk, "Love and Economics," check out the previous podcast.

ADF Collegiate Academy 2014: Love & Economics

Jul 15, 2014 52:32

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(July 12, 2014) Dr J spoke at Alliance Defending Freedom's Collegiate Academy this past weekend; this is her first talk, "Love and Economics," where she covers the foundational principles of marriage and family. Stay tuned for "The Marriage Issue and the Sexual Revolution."

Dr J At Home with Jim & Joy

Jul 12, 2014 29:49

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(July 10, 2014) Dr J is a guest on EWTN's "At Home with Jim and Joy Pinto" to discuss and dialogue on the sexual revolution's effects on family and society. She fields questions from callers while discussing a variety of marriage and life issues.

Summit: Defending Marriage

Jul 11, 2014 39:31

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(July 8, 2014) Dr J traveled to Bryan College in Dayton, TN, to participate in Summit's Worldview Conference for high school and college students. She gave two talks there; this is her second one, "Defending Marriage." If you missed "Love and Economics," check out the previous podcast.

Summit: Love & Economics

Jul 10, 2014 54:11

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(July 8, 2014) Dr J traveled to Bryan College in Dayton, TN, to participate in Summit's Worldview Conference for high school and college students. She gave two talks there; this is the first one, "Love and Economics." Stay tuned for "Defending Marriage."

Millennials and Birthrates

Jul 9, 2014 12:27

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(July 1, 2014) Dr J is once again a guest on Drew Mariani's eponymous show where they discussed the out-of-wedlock childbirth rate among millennials.

Betsy Kerekes on "Morning Air"

Jun 28, 2014 20:22

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(June 27, 2014) Betsy Kerekes is a guest on Relevant Radio's "Morning Air," where she discussed her work on "101 Tips for a Happier Marriage." She also blogs over at ParentingIsFunny.wordpress.com--check it out as part of your daily dose of smiles.

Acton 2014: The Family & the State

Jun 25, 2014 47:21

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(June 19, 2014) Dr J traveled to Grand Rapids to participate in Acton University, a four-day exploration of the intellectual foundations of a free society attended by over 1,000 participants from around the world. She gave two talks--this is the second breakout session, "The Family and the State." If you missed her first one, check out our podcast stream.

Acton 2014: The Family & The Market

Jun 24, 2014 48:53

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(June 19, 2014) Dr J traveled to Grand Rapids to participate in Acton University, a four-day exploration of the intellectual foundations of a free society attended by over 1,000 participants from around the world. She gave two talks--this is the first breakout session, "The Family and the Market." In it, she addresses 3 questions: Is the family part of the market or the state? What does the family do that the market and the state both need? How does the destruction of the family undermine a free society?

Acton 2014: An Economic Way of Thinking

Jun 20, 2014 46:54

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(June 18, 2014) Dr J traveled to Grand Rapids to participate in Acton University, a four-day exploration of the intellectual foundations of a free society attended by over 1,000 participants from around the world. She gave three talks in total--this is the foundational one on the first day, "An Economic Way of Thinking." Stay tuned for her two breakout sessions, coming up next.

Blackstone 2014: Defending Marriage

Jun 18, 2014 01:04:21

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(June 13, 2014) Dr J traveled to Phoenix to participate in Alliance Defending Freedom's Blackstone Legal Fellowship, where she gave two talks. This is the second one, "Defending Marriage," on why marriage matters and what has happened and will happen as it gets more and more redefined by the progress of the sexual revolution. If you missed the last talk, check out the previous podcast.

Blackstone 2014: Love & Economics

Jun 17, 2014 54:48

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(June 13, 2014) Dr J traveled to Phoenix to participate in Alliance Defending Freedom's Blackstone Legal Fellowship, where she gave two talks. This is the first one, "Love and Economics," on what marriage is and why we need it--stay tuned for the next one!

"Love and Life in the Divine Plan" in Lansing, MI

May 24, 2014 57:43

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(May 19, 2014) Dr J travels to Lansing, Michigan to speak at a gathering of Catholic Charities board members on "Love and Life in the Divine Plan"--how the Church has been right all along.

"The Sexual Revolution and Its Victims" in Lansing, MI

May 23, 2014 54:22

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(May 19, 2014) Dr J travels to Lansing, Michigan to speak at a gathering of Catholic Charities board members on "The Sexual Revolution and its Victims"--a group they're in the trenches with every day.

"Love and Economics" @ SWBTS

May 23, 2014 01:04:28

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(May 19, 2014) Dr J traveled to Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary to speak at a gathering of seminary professors on "Love and Economics:" the ways in which the sexual revolution has damaged marriage and society and how we can promote healing in its aftermath.

For Richer, For Poorer, For Children: The Definition and Importance of Civil Marriage

Apr 12, 2014 12:21

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(April 3, 2014) This is a neat story--Jennifer Thieme is part of a conference at Notre Dame called "For Richer, For Poorer, For Children: The Definition and Importance of Civil Marriage," was organized by Michael Bradley, a senior at Notre Dame and a member of the ITAF class of 2013.

Cleveland Legatus: The Sexual Revolution and its Victims

Apr 10, 2014 37:28

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(March 19, 2014) Dr J travels to Cleveland to speak at a gathering of Catholic CEOs & their spouses on "The Sexual Revolution and its Victims" and how we can assist with cleaning up the aftermath.

Cleveland Lawyers for Life

Apr 6, 2014 40:12

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(March 19, 2014) Dr J travels to Cleveland to speak at a gathering of pro-life lawyers about the many ways the sexual revolution has altered our culture…and the way forward in the face of so much hurt.

Notre Dame Panel: Marriage, the Church, and the Common Good

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 (March 17, 2014) This is a neat story--Dr J's part of a panel at Notre Dame on the role of the Catholic Church in the cultural and political debate surrounding marriage. The discussion, "Marriage, the Church, and the Common Good," was organized by Michael Bradley, a senior at Notre Dame and a member of the ITAF class of 2013. The story's also on our blog--check it out here.

Healing from the Wounds of the Sexual Revolution

Apr 4, 2014 01:12:03

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(March 7, 2014) Dr J speaks to the faculty of St Joseph's Academy on three questions: what is the sexual revolution? How does the same-sex so-called "marriage" issue fit into the big picture of the sexual revolution? And finally: what are we going to do about it?

Surrogacy

Apr 3, 2014 11:43

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(April 1, 2014) Dr J is Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc., where they discussed the many problems with surrogacy.

Gwyneth Paltrow’s and Chris Martin’s “Conscious Uncoupling”

Apr 1, 2014 15:02

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(March 28, 2014) Dr J is Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc., where they discussed Gwyneth Paltrow's and Chris Martin's "conscious uncoupling."

After Cana

Mar 21, 2014 42:38

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(February 1, 2014) Dr J gave a presentation on continuing marriage health and cultural impact at a small retreat-style gathering of some local Catholic families. We're calling it "After Cana," for those of you familiar with the pre-Cana marriage preparation in the Catholic church.

Biola Chapel: "Loneliness and True Love: Healing the 21st Century Family"

Mar 19, 2014 33:46

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(February 12, 2014) Dr J travels to Biola University to speak at the student chapel service on "Loneliness and True Love: Healing the 21st Century Family."

Talbot Theology Luncheon: Victims of the Sexual Revolution

Mar 19, 2014 39:49

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(February 11, 2014) Dr J travels to Biola University for a variety of speaking engagements; here, she's speaking at a Talbot School of Theology faculty luncheon on the victims of the sexual revolution. If you missed her chapel talk, check out the previous podcast. Stay tuned for the Q&A after this talk, too.

Biola Student Chapel: Victims of the Sexual Revolution

Mar 18, 2014 39:06

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(February 11, 2014) Dr J travels to Biola University to speak at the student chapel service on "Victims of the Sexual Revolution: Healing the 21st Century Family."

Happier and Healthier Marriages - Valentine's Day and Beyond

Feb 16, 2014 13:47

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(February 14, 2014) Betsy Kerekes is a guest on Ave Maria's radio show "Kresta in the Afternoon, where she and Al Kresta discussed 101 Tips for a Happier Marriage, Ruth Institute's newest publication from Ave Maria press. Betsy also blogs over at ParentingIsFunny.wordpress.com.

101 Tips on "The Good Catholic Life"

Feb 15, 2014 58:04

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(February 14, 2014) Dr J and Betsy Kerekes are guests on "The Good Catholic Life," where they discussed "101 Tips for a Happier Marriage" with show hosts Father Chip Heinz and Domenico Bettinelli.

Betsy Kerekes on The Drew Mariani Show

Jan 30, 2014 20:59

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(January 28, 2014) Betsy Kerekes is Drew Mariani's guest on his eponymous show, where they discussed marriage--how to have a better one, Ruth's recent publication "101 Tips for a Happier Marriage," and related questions. Order the book on Amazon, or check out the store at our website--it makes a great wedding gift.

Oh, and the conference Drew and Betsy mentioned? It's called "Healing the 21st Century Family." One day in Carlsbad, California, full of encouragement, healing, and inspiration--and not a polar vortex in sight. Check out our website for the details.

"A Closer Look" at "Healing the 21st Century Family"

Jan 25, 2014 44:23

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(January 23, 2014) Dr J is Sheila Liaugminas's guest on A Closer Look, where they discussed abortion, the breakdown of marriage and family, and how to rebuild. If you're interested in what went wrong and how to help, consider checking out our conference in mid-February: a day in Southern California on "Healing the 21st Century Family."

A New Study of Marriage and Poverty

Jan 17, 2014 16:09

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(January 14, 2014) Dr J is Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc., where they discussed marriage and poverty--specifically a new study that claims to show that "government programs to promote marriage as a way to help single moms" are ineffective.

What Is to Be Done?

Jan 16, 2014 41:28

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 (January 11, 2014) Dr J is the speaker at Calvary Chapel's conference in Petaluma, California. The theme is "A Christian Response to our Toxic Culture," and Dr. Morse gave three talks. This is the last one, "What Is to Be Done?"; it includes the Q&A session afterward. If you missed the first two (detailing the victims of the sexual revolution and its underlying totalitarian ideology), check out our podcast stream.

The Sexual Revolution: A Totalitarian Ideology

Jan 15, 2014 30:24

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(January 11, 2014) Dr J is the speaker at Calvary Chapel's conference in Petaluma, California. The theme is "A Christian Response to our Toxic Culture," and Dr. Morse gave three talks. This is the second one, "The Sexual Revolution: A Totalitarian Ideology;" the first one is already up on our podcast, and the third one will be up tomorrow.

The Sexual Revolution and Its Victims

Jan 14, 2014 33:58

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(January 11, 2014) Dr J is the speaker at Calvary Chapel's conference in Petaluma, California. The theme is "A Christian Response to our Toxic Culture," and Dr. Morse gave three talks. This is the first one, "The Sexual Revolution and its Victims;" stay tuned for the other two.

A Government Study on Cohabitation

Jan 10, 2014 14:54

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(January 8, 2014) Dr J is Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc., where they discussed a government study showing an increase in cohabitation and a decrease in so-called "shotgun weddings."

Polygamy & Triple Parenting on "Eagle Forum Live"

Jan 7, 2014 41:22

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(January 4, 2014) Dr J is a guest on Phyllis Schlafly's "Eagle Forum Live," where they discussed marriage, polygamy, triple parenting, and many other family issues current in American culture.

101 Tips on "Meet the Author"

Jan 3, 2014 28:19

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(December 19, 2013) Dr J and Betsy Kerekes are Ken Huck's guests on Radio Maria's "Meet the Author," where they discussed Ruth Institute's new book, "101 Tips for a Happier Marriage."

Dr J & Betsy Kerekes: 101 Tips on "The Drew Mariani Show"

Dec 22, 2013 22:39

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(December 18, 2013) Dr J and Betsy Kerekes are Drew Mariani's guests on his eponymous show, where they discussed marriage--how to have a better one, Ruth's recent publication "101 Tips for a Happier Marriage," and related questions. Order the book on Amazon, or check out the store at our website--it makes a great wedding gift.

Magnificat San Diego

Dec 21, 2013 01:06:52

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(November 16, 2013) Dr J is the speaker at the San Diego Catholic Women's Magnificat Breakfast. She gave a talk on "Healing the 21st Century Family" and her own testimony encompassing family, the sexual revolution, economics, marriage, and healing. Stay tuned for the Q&A session afterward, too.

Healing the 21st Century Family: Patrick Henry College

Dec 20, 2013 30:41

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(November 19, 2013) Dr J traveled to Patrick Henry College to speak on "Healing the 21st Century Family" and her own testimony encompassing family, the sexual revolution, economics, marriage, and healing.

San Antonio Priests' Convocation

Dec 19, 2013 01:17:26

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(November 5, 2013) Dr J traveled to San Antonio to speak at their Priests' Convocation on why we need marriage, the perils of redefining it, and Ruth Institute's mission to help heal the wounds inflicted by the current progress of the sexual revolution.

101 Tips on "Faith, Culture, Politics"

Dec 17, 2013 27:21

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(December 16, 2013) Dr J and Betsy Kerekes are Mike Murray's guests on Guadalupe Radio Network's "Faith, Culture, and Politics," where they discussed economics, marriage, and the Ruth Institute's new book, "101 Tips for a Happier Marriage."

Setting Things Right: Marriage Edition

Dec 6, 2013 46:20

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(December 4, 2013) Dr J, Jennifer Thieme, and Betsy Kerekes are guests on Immaculate Heart Radio's Setting Things Right, where they discussed all things marriage as well as their recent publication, 101 Tips for a Happier Marriage with co-hosts Kent Peters, Linda Areola, and Deacon Jim Walsh.

Why Redefine Marriage?

Nov 19, 2013 47:24

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(November 18, 2013) Dr J is Patrick Coffin's guest on Catholic Answers Live, where they discussed marriage--the good it does for children, parents, and society at large, Ruth's recent publication 101 Tips for a Happier Marriage, and why we shouldn't redefine marriage. Order the book over at our website--it makes a great wedding gift.

101 Tips on The Drew Mariani Show

Nov 16, 2013 34:19

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(November 15, 2013) Dr J and Betsy Kerekes are Taylor Marshall's guests on The Drew Mariani Show, where they discussed marriage--how to have a good one, Ruth's recent publication 101 Tips for a Happier Marriage, and related questions. Order the book on Amazon, or check out the store at our website--it makes a great wedding gift.

Responding to the Slate Article, “The Dutch Don’t Care About Marriage”

Nov 15, 2013 13:03

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(November 12, 2013) Dr J is Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc., where they discussed Katie Roiphe's recent Slate article entitled "The Dutch Don't Care About Marriage." You can check out all of Todd's guests and topics in the on-demand archives at IssuesEtc.org.

Setting Things Right

Nov 8, 2013 46:04

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(November 6, 2013) Dr J, Jennifer Thieme, and Betsy Kerekes are guests on Immaculate Heart Radio's Setting Things Right, where they discussed their recent publication, 101 Tips for a Happier Marriage, with co-hosts Kent Peters, Linda Areola, and Deacon Jim Walsh.

Dr J & Betsy Kerekes on Catholic Connection

Oct 31, 2013 15:19

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(October 30, 2013) Dr J and Betsy Kerekes are Teresa Tomeo's guests on Ave Maria Radio's Catholic Connection, where they discussed their recent publication, 101 Tips for a Happier Marriage. Check out her work over at AveMariaRadio.net.

A Reaction to the American Academy of Pediatrics Statement on Condoms and Teenagers

Oct 30, 2013 12:47

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(October 15, 2013) Dr J is Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc., where they discussed the recent recommendation from the American Academy of Pediatrics on providing condoms to teenagers to prevent disease and pregnancy. You can check out all of Todd's guests and topics in the on-demand archives at IssuesEtc.org.

Divorce, Stepchildren, and Caregiving

Oct 24, 2013 18:14

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(October 22, 2013) Jennifer Thieme is a guest of Drew Mariani on his eponymous show on Relevant Radio. Jennifer's our Finance Director here at the Ruth Institute. She is also an activist for socially conservative values, focusing on marriage and the structure of the family. She and Drew are discussing divorce's effects on children and families in light of a new study on stepparents and children--check it out. The study's abstract can be read here, and the New York Times article is here.

Fertility Coverage for Gay Couples in California

Oct 17, 2013 12:16

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(October 15, 2013) Dr J is Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc., where they discussed the recent California bill (now law) that mandates insurance coverage for infertility treatments to same-sex couples. You can check out all of Todd's guests and topics in the on-demand archives at IssuesEtc.org.

Letters to Pope Francis

Oct 11, 2013 16:33

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(October 8, 2013) Dr J is Father Thomas Loya's guest on his radio program "Beyond the Veil," where they discussed Pope Francis, media spin, marriage, and healing.

Catholics & Divorce on The Drew Mariani Show"

Oct 10, 2013 23:35

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(October 9, 2013) Dr J is a guest of Drew Mariani on his eponymous show on Relevant Radio, where they're discussing Catholics and divorce.

Argument Club for Women: Dr J and Rabbi Marcia Zimmerman

Oct 5, 2013 01:16:34

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(October 1, 2013) Dr J travels to the Twin Cities to participate in a debate sponsored by the Argument Club for Women. Up for discussion: "Is Opposition to Same-Sex Marriage a Form of Bigotry?" I bet you can guess which side Dr J is arguing. On the other side is Rabbi Marcia Zimmerman, senior rabbi at Temple Israel of Minneapolis. Dr. Deborah Savage, co-founder of the Siena Symposium, moderates. The debate will start around 9 minutes 40 seconds--there's a bit of an explanation about what the ACW does first.

Healing the 21st Century Family

Oct 4, 2013 01:03:16

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(October 1, 2013) Dr J travels to Minnesota's St. Thomas University in St Paul to speak on how to begin "Healing the 21st Century Family."

Pope Francis on Homosexuality and Same-Sex Marriage

Oct 3, 2013 13:48

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(October 1, 2013) Dr J is Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc., where they discussed media perceptions and reality on Pope Francis's positions on homosexuality and same-sex marriage.

By the way, Dr J cleaned up in the referenced debate--that's our October 4 podcast, coming right up.

The “Happiness Gap” Between Single and Married Mothers

Sep 12, 2013 13:09

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(September 10, 2013) Dr J is Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc., where they discussed the "happiness gap" between single and married mothers. You can check out all of Todd's guests and topics in the on-demand archives at IssuesEtc.org.

Dr J on "From the Median"

Sep 10, 2013 45:08

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(August 30, 2013) Dr J is a guest on "From the Median," hosted by Molly Smith. They discussed the pro-life movement's fledgling response to the growing trend to use 3rd party reproduction to produce "designer babies." Check out Molly's website at www.fromthemedian.org.

A New Strategy of Same-Sex Marriage Advocates in Illinois

Sep 4, 2013 13:27

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(September 3, 2013) Dr J is Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc., where they discussed a new strategy of same-sex marriage advocates. You can check out all of Todd's guests and topics in the on-demand archives at IssuesEtc.org.

"A Closer Look" at New Mexico's Recent Marriage Ruling

Aug 29, 2013 30:25

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(August 26, 2013) Dr J and ITAF alum Michael Bradley are guests of Sheila Liaugminas on "A Closer Look," where they discussed the work of the Ruth Institute, our annual "It Takes a Family to Raise a Village" student conference, and the recent court ruling in New Mexico that stomps on wedding vendors' religious freedoms in the name of "tolerance."

Child Free: Freedom of the Individual

Aug 13, 2013 10:20

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(August 7, 2013) Dr J is a guest of Drew Mariani on his eponymous show, where they discussed part of the "child-free" movement and mindset. Check out The Drew Mariani Show, part of Relevant Radio's network, here.

Dr J & Jennifer Thieme on "Coleman at Large"

Aug 6, 2013 40:14

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(July 31, 2013) Today Marc Coleman is interviewing Dr J and Jennifer Thieme on his radio program "Coleman at Large" across the pond in Ireland. [They're discussing divorce, cultural pressures and prevailing attitudes, and (of course) marriage. If you'd like to tell your divorce story or get connected with a supportive community on the subject, check out the newest project of the Ruth Institute: kidsdivorcestories.com.

Dr J on Mornings with Chip & LaDona

Jul 20, 2013 22:05

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(June 28, 2013) The United States Supreme Court has just issued a pair of long-awaited rulings on the marriage issue: one on California's Proposition 8, and one on DoMA, the Defense of Marriage Act. Dr. J gave several interviews after the rulings came out; here's her chat with Chip Franklin & LaDona Harvey on KOGO's "Mornings with Chip and LaDona." More to come!

The Institution of Marriage: What Now?

Jul 5, 2013 53:43

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 (July 3, 2013) Dr J appears on Deacon Harold Burke-Sivers' radio show "From the Rooftops." They're discussing the wake of the recent Supreme Court decisions concerning DoMA and Prop 8, the role and importance of marriage in society and culture, and the essential public purpose of marriage.

Sandy Rios in the Morning

Jun 28, 2013 18:33

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(June 27, 2013) The United States Supreme Court has just issued a pair of long-awaited rulings on the marriage issue: one on California's Proposition 8, and one on DoMA, the Defense of Marriage Act. Dr. J gave several interviews the day the rulings came out; here's her chat the following day with Sandy Rios on AFRTalk's "Sandy Rios in the Morning." More to come!

"It Takes a Family to Raise a Village" ~ Dr. J @ ITAF '13

Jun 18, 2013 44:54

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(June 2, 2013) Welcome to ITAF! It Takes a Family to Raise a Village is Ruth Institute's annual student conference. Dr J delivers the closing lecture, "It Takes a Family to Raise a Village;" she takes questions afterward, too, so stay tuned for one more ITAF podcast.

"Activism for Promoting Marriage" ~ Thomas Peters @ ITAF '13

Jun 15, 2013 54:17

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(June 2, 2013) Welcome to ITAF! It Takes a Family to Raise a Village is Ruth Institute's annual student conference. Kicking off the last day is Thomas Peters' talk, "Activism for Promoting Marriage;" he takes questions afterward, too.

"Understanding Same-Sex Parenting Studies" Q&A ~ Dr. Mark Regnerus @ ITAF '13

Jun 15, 2013 25:17

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(June 1, 2013) Welcome to ITAF! It Takes a Family to Raise a Village is Ruth Institute's annual student conference. This is the Q&A session from Dr. Mark Regnerus's second talk, "Understanding Same-Sex Parenting Studies."

Also check out Mark's first lecture, "Pre-Marital Sex in America: The Social Science Evidence on Why Hooking Up Doesn't Make People Happy," and its Q&A.

"Understanding Same-Sex Parenting Studies" ~ Dr. Mark Regnerus @ ITAF '13

Jun 15, 2013 46:42

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(June 1, 2013) Welcome to ITAF! It Takes a Family to Raise a Village is Ruth Institute's annual student conference. Up next is Dr. Mark Regnerus's second talk, "Understanding Same-Sex Parenting Studies." Q&A session coming up in the next podcast.

Also check out Mark's first lecture, "Pre-Marital Sex in America: The Social Science Evidence on Why Hooking Up Doesn't Make People Happy," and its Q&A.

"Paul and Homosexual Practice" Q&A ~ Dr. Robert Gagnon @ ITAF '13

Jun 14, 2013 22:36

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(June 1, 2013) Here at Ruth we've just finished our annual student conference, It Takes a Family to Raise a Village. This is the question-and-answer session after Dr. Robert Gagnon's second lecture, "Paul and Homosexual Practice;" the lecture's in the previous podcast, and more from our ITAF faculty are coming up.

Also check out Rob's first lecture, "Jesus and Marriage," and its Q&A.

"Paul and Homosexual Practice" ~ Dr. Robert Gagnon @ ITAF '13

Jun 14, 2013 51:33

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(June 1, 2013) Here at Ruth we've just finished our annual student conference, It Takes a Family to Raise a Village. This is Dr. Robert Gagnon's second lecture, "Paul and Homosexual Practice;" he takes questions afterward, too.

Also check out Rob's first lecture, "Jesus and Marriage," and its Q&A.

"The Law of Parenthood" Q&A ~ Bill Duncan @ ITAF '13

Jun 13, 2013 21:04

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(June 1, 2013) Here at Ruth we've just finished our annual student conference, It Takes a Family to Raise a Village, and we're podcasting all the talks given there. This is attorney Bill Duncan taking questions after his second lecture, "The Law of Parenthood;" the lecture's available in the previous podcast.

Also check out Bill's first lecture, "Marriage and the Law," and its Q&A.

"The Law of Parenthood" ~ Bill Duncan @ ITAF '13

Jun 13, 2013 49:15

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(June 1, 2013) Here at Ruth we've just finished our annual student conference, It Takes a Family to Raise a Village, and we're podcasting all the talks given there. This is attorney Bill Duncan's second lecture, "The Law of Parenthood;" he takes questions afterward, too.

Also check out Bill's first lecture, "Marriage and the Law," and its Q&A.

"Pre-Marital Sex in America: The Social Science Evidence on Why Hooking Up Doesn't Make People Happy" Q&A ~ Dr. Mark Regnerus @ ITAF '13

Jun 12, 2013 36:44

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(May 31, 2013) Welcome to ITAF, Ruth Institute's annual student conference! We're in the midst of podcasting the lectures from the event. Up next is the question-and-answer session of Dr. Mark Regnerus's talk, "Pre-Marital Sex in America: The Social Science Evidence on Why Hooking Up Doesn't Make People Happy." If you missed his talk, go grab the previous podcast.

"Pre-Marital Sex in America: The Social Science Evidence on Why Hooking Up Doesn't Make People Happy" ~ Dr. Mark Regnerus @ ITAF '13

Jun 12, 2013 49:47

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(May 31, 2013) Welcome to ITAF, Ruth Institute's annual student conference! We're in the midst of podcasting the lectures from the event. Up next is Dr. Mark Regnerus's talk, "Pre-Marital Sex in America: The Social Science Evidence on Why Hooking Up Doesn't Make People Happy." Q&A session coming up in the next podcast.

"Frogs, Frags, and Friends: The Hormonal, Emotional, and Physical Impacts of Casual Sex" Q&A ~ Dr. Freda Bush @ ITAF '13

Jun 11, 2013 28:17

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(May 31, 2013) Welcome to ITAF, Ruth Institute's annual student conference! We're in the midst of podcasting the lectures from the event. This is the question-and-answer session after Dr. Freda Bush's talk, "Frogs, Frags, and Friends: The Hormonal, Emotional, and Physical Impacts of Casual Sex." As always, if you missed the talk, grab the previous podcast.

"Frogs, Frags, and Friends: The Hormonal, Emotional, and Physical Impacts of Casual Sex" ~ Dr. Freda Bush @ ITAF '13

Jun 11, 2013 46:02

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(May 31, 2013) Welcome to ITAF, Ruth Institute's annual student conference! We're in the midst of podcasting the lectures from the event. Up next is Dr. Freda Bush's talk, "Frogs, Frags, and Friends: The Hormonal, Emotional, and Physical Impacts of Casual Sex." She takes questions afterward, too--those are coming up in the next podcast.

"Marriage and Family in Modern Western Thought" Q&A ~ Dr. Scott Yenor @ ITAF '13

Jun 9, 2013 26:35

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(May 31, 2013) Welcome to ITAF! Next up is the question-and-answer session following Dr. Scott Yenor's lecture, "Marriage and Family in Modern Western Thought." Grab the previous podcast if you missed the lecture.

"Marriage and Family in Modern Western Thought" ~ Dr. Scott Yenor @ ITAF '13

Jun 9, 2013 49:29

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(May 31, 2013) Welcome to ITAF! Next up is Dr. Scott Yenor's lecture, "Marriage and Family in Modern Western Thought." He takes questions afterward, too--those are coming up in the next podcast.

"Jesus and Marriage" Q&A ~ Dr. Robert Gagnon @ ITAF '13

Jun 8, 2013 27:14

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(May 31, 2013) Welcome to ITAF! Here at Ruth we've just finished our annual student conference, It Takes a Family to Raise a Village, so this bevy of podcasts going up are the talks we heard there. We'll continue with the question-and-answer session after Dr. Robert Gagnon's lecture, "Jesus and Marriage." If you missed it, check out the previous podcast--and, of course, stay tuned for more!

"Jesus and Marriage" ~ Dr. Robert Gagnon @ ITAF '13

Jun 8, 2013 53:16

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(May 31, 2013) Welcome to ITAF! Here at Ruth we've just finished our annual student conference, It Takes a Family to Raise a Village, so this bevy of podcasts going up are the talks we heard there. We'll continue with Dr. Robert Gagnon's lecture, "Jesus and Marriage." He takes questions afterward, too--those are coming up in the next podcast.

"Marriage and the Law" Q&A ~ Bill Duncan @ITAF '13

Jun 7, 2013 24:44

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(May 31, 2013) Welcome to ITAF! Here at Ruth we've just finished our annual student conference, It Takes a Family to Raise a Village, so the next several podcasts going up will be the talks we heard there. We dove right in with Bill Duncan's lecture, "Marriage and the Law." This is the Q&A session afterward. If you missed the lecture, check out the previous podcast--and stay tuned for the other faculty talks coming up.

"Marriage and the Law" ~ Bill Duncan @ ITAF '13

Jun 7, 2013 48:45

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(May 31, 2013) Welcome to ITAF! Here at Ruth we've just finished our annual student conference, It Takes a Family to Raise a Village, so the next several podcasts going up will be the talks we heard there. We'll dive right in with Bill Duncan's lecture, "Marriage and the Law." He takes questions afterward, too--those are coming up in the next podcast.

Christian Legal Society: Marriage Q&A

May 4, 2013 26:18

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(April 16, 2013) Dr J is invited to the University of San Diego's Law School to speak at the San Diego chapter of the Christian Legal Society. Here she's taking questions after her talk (check out the previous podcast if you missed it). Her debate with Mitchell Katine is here.

Christian Legal Society: Marriage

May 4, 2013 01:00:04

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(April 16, 2013) Dr J is invited to the University of San Diego's Law School to speak at the San Diego chapter of the Christian Legal Society. Stay tuned for the Q&A session afterward...

Fatherless Man interview (from Montevideo, MN)

May 2, 2013 08:42

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(April 20, 2013) Dr J is interviewing some of the participants after the Montevideo rally during the "Minnesota for Marriage" bus tour. Here she's talking with Brian about his experiences related to growing up without a father.

Rochester, MN: Adoption

Apr 30, 2013 23:27

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(April 21, 2013) Dr J is part of the "Minnesota for Marriage" bus tour. Here's her talk at the tour's final stop in Rochester, on "Adoption."

Austin, MN: Shocking News

Apr 30, 2013 13:59

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(April 21, 2013) Dr J is part of the "Minnesota for Marriage" bus tour. Here's her talk at the tour's stop in Austin, "Shocking News." Stay tuned--more material from the tour is coming up.

Eden Prairie, MN: Equality?

Apr 27, 2013 16:29

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(April 21, 2013) Dr J is part of the "Minnesota for Marriage" bus tour. Here's her talk at the tour's stop in Eden Prairie, "Equality?" Stay tuned--more material from the tour is coming up.

Owatonna, MN: "The March of History"

Apr 27, 2013 11:59

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(April 21, 2013) Dr J is part of the "Minnesota for Marriage" bus tour. Here's her talk at the tour's stop in Owatonna, "The March of History." Stay tuned--more material from the tour is coming up.

Montevideo, MN: The Essential Public Purpose of Marriage

Apr 27, 2013 11:09

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(April 20, 2013) Dr J is part of the "Minnesota for Marriage" bus tour. Here's her talk at the tour's stop in Montevideo, "The Essential Public Purpose of Marriage." Stay tuned--more material from the tour is coming up.

Family & Citizenship Q&A

Apr 18, 2013 17:37

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(April 12, 2013) Dr J travels to Grove City, Pennsylvania, to speak at Grove City College's Vision & Values Conference on The Government's Duty to Marriage. This is the Q&A session after the talk--if you missed it, be sure to check out the previous podcast.

Family and Citizenship

Apr 18, 2013 49:42

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(April 12, 2013) Dr J travels to Grove City, Pennsylvania, to speak at Grove City College's Vision & Values Conference on The Government's Duty to Marriage. She also takes questions after the talk--check out the next podcast for those.

What's Bugging Bill?

Apr 11, 2013 12:04

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(April 9, 2013) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc. to discuss Bill O'Reilly's recent contention that no good arguments have been advanced in favor of marriage.

March for Marriage

Apr 3, 2013 06:07

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(March 26, 2013) Dr J was at the first annual March for Marriage in Washington, D.C., where she gave this inspirational talk.

Dr J @ Patrick Henry College: Q&A

Mar 23, 2013 29:51

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(March 20, 2013) This is the question-and-answer session following Dr J's informal address to the student body and faculty at Patrick Henry College in Virginia. If you missed her talk, check out the previous podcast.

Dr J @ Patrick Henry College

Mar 22, 2013 41:20

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(March 20, 2013) Dr J gives an informal address to the student body and faculty at Patrick Henry College in Virginia. She takes questions afterward, too--check out the next podcast for that.

Dr J on Life Talk

Mar 9, 2013 36:17

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(March 6, 2013) Dr J is a guest on Relevant Radio's Life Talk, hosted by Margie Manczko Breen, Peter Breen, and Ray Pingoy. They discussed the marriage movement, messaging to young people, and what's going on in the state of Illinois.

The Ruth Institute is gearing up for its annual conference, It Takes a Family to Raise a Village, in San Diego. This year's conference runs from May 30 to June 3. Application deadline is March 15. To find out more and to apply, visit www.ruthinstitute.org/ITAF13.

Catholic Women's Retreat: Venice, Florida

Feb 27, 2013 48:43

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(February 16, 2013) Dr J speaks at a Catholic Women's Conference on marriage, family, faith, and society--and these ladies are fired up about what she has to say! Check it out. The conference was sponsored by the Catholic diocese of Venice, Florida.

Catholic Cyclone student retreat Q&A

Feb 26, 2013 26:31

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(February 17, 2013) Dr J's in Iowa at the moment. This is the Q&A session after her talk to a group of Catholic students from Iowa State. If you missed the talk, check out the previous podcast.

The Ruth Institute is gearing up for its annual conference, It Takes a Family to Raise a Village, in San Diego. This year's conference runs from May 30 to June 3. Application deadline is March 15. To find out more and to apply, visit www.ruthinstitute.org/ITAF13.

Catholic Cyclone student retreat

Feb 26, 2013 56:43

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(February 17, 2013) Dr J's in Iowa at the moment; this is her talk to a group of Catholic students from Iowa State. They discussed marriage, family, careers, and children, among other things. Dr J also took questions afterward--check out the next podcast for that part of the session.

The Ruth Institute is gearing up for its annual conference, It Takes a Family to Raise a Village, in San Diego. This year's conference runs from May 30 to June 3. Application deadline is March 15. To find out more and to apply, visit www.ruthinstitute.org/ITAF13.

Dr J on Mickelson in the Morning

Feb 20, 2013 23:55

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(February 14, 2013) Dr J is Jan Mickelson's guest on WHO Radio's "Mickelson in the Morning," where they discussed her upcoming visit to Iowa and our upcoming student conference, It Takes a Family to Raise a Village.

The Ruth Institute is gearing up for its annual conference, It Takes a Family to Raise a Village, in San Diego. This year's conference runs from May 30 to June 3. Application deadline is March 15. To find out more and to apply, visit www.ruthinstitute.org/ITAF13.

Line of Fire

Feb 13, 2013 43:03

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(February 8, 2013) Dr J appears on Michael Brown's Line of Fire radio show, where they discussed marriage, family, adoption, and cultural attitudes that can either build up or tear down the institution of marriage. Dr. Brown is director of the Coalition of Conscience and president of Fire School of Ministry.

Marriage: Law & Natural Law

Feb 8, 2013 35:06

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(February 6, 2013) Dr J appears on Relevant Radio's A Closer Look, where she and Sheila Liaugminas discussed marriage, law, and natural law. They also touched on culture, family, and public policy.

The Ruth Institute is gearing up for its annual conference, It Takes a Family to Raise a Village, in San Diego. This year's conference runs from May 30 to June 3. Application deadline is March 15. To find out more and to apply, visit www.ruthinstitute.org/ITAF13.

Boy Scouts in the News

Feb 2, 2013 13:25

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(January 29, 2013) Dr J appears on Issues, Etc, where she and Todd Wilken discuss the pressure on the Boy Scouts to lift their restrictions on homosexual leaders and participants.

Sex and the iWorld

Jan 26, 2013 30:59

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(December 2012) As part of our Circle of Experts interview series, Dr. J hosts Dr. Dale Kuehne, author of Sex and the iWorld and professor at St. Anselm College, to discuss cultural views on sexuality and human fulfillment.

Clashing Visions of Freedom

Jan 26, 2013 57:51

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(January 24, 2013) Dr J is invited to McGeorge Law School in Sacramento to speak at the Federalist Society sponsored event "Clashing Visions of Freedom: The State v. the Family in the Social Issues."

Did Feminism Ruin Women? Partially.

Jan 25, 2013 11:52

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(January 10, 2013) Samantha Schroeder is a guest on The Drew Mariani Show, where she and Drew discussed feminism in the context of her recent article, "Was Rush Limbaugh Right When He Said Feminism 'Ruined Women'? Partially." Samantha is program assistant at the Alexander Hamilton Society and blogs at the Ruth Institute.

RI Remarks 2013: Kellie Fiedorek

Jan 18, 2013 09:23

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(January 15, 2013) Kellie Fiedorek, attorney with the Alliance Defending Freedom, shares some prepared remarks before the Rhode Island House Judiciary Committee as they consider how to vote on a bill that would redefine marriage. Remarks by Dr. J and Father Bernard Healey are also available in our podcast stream.

RI Remarks 2013: Father Bernard A. Healey

Jan 18, 2013 08:28

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(January 15, 2013) Father Bernard A. Healey shares some prepared remarks before the Rhode Island House Judiciary Committee as they consider how to vote on a bill that would redefine marriage. Remarks by Dr. J and Kellie Fiedorek are also available in our podcast stream.

RI Remarks 2013: Dr J

Jan 18, 2013 06:24

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(January 15, 2013) Dr J is invited to share some prepared remarks before the Rhode Island House Judiciary Committee as they consider how to vote on a bill that would redefine marriage. Father Bernard Healey and Kellie Fiedorek also spoke; their remarks are coming up next in the podcast stream.

A Closer Look with Dr J & Kristin Rudolph

Jan 16, 2013 45:12

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(January 9, 2013) Dr J and Kristin Rudolph, writer for the Institute on Religion and Democracy, are Sheila Liaugminas' guests on Relevant Radio's "A Closer Look."

DOMA for Dummies

Jan 9, 2013 26:38

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(January 9, 2012) We're kicking off a new podcasting project: a series of interviews with Ruth Institute's Circle of Experts. They're scholars and community leaders who are active in the marriage and life movements, and we'll be introducing one of our experts each week. If you're impatient, the complete list is on our website--check out "Circle of Experts" in the nav bar on the left side of the page.

Today Dr. J is speaking with Lynn Wardle on DOMA, the Federal Defense of Marriage Act. Lynn Wardle is a professor at BYU's J. Reuben Clark Law School; his body of work is primarly concerned with family law and related subjects.

Demography and Public Policy: Q&A Session

Dec 20, 2012 25:22

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(December 7, 2012) Dr J was invited to present a paper as part of three symposia on "Demography and Public Policy" at the Howard Center in Washington, DC. This is the question-and-answer session afterward with the other presenter, Dr. Allan Carlson, and the two respondents, Dr. Charles Murray and David Brooks. If you missed her presentation; check out the previous podcast.

Demography and Public Policy: Dr J's paper

Dec 19, 2012 21:31

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(December 7, 2012) Dr J was invited to present a paper as part of three symposia on "Demography and Public Policy" at the Howard Center in Washington, DC. She and Dr. Allan Carlson presented; respondents were Dr. Charles Murray and David Brooks. This is her presentation; check back for the question-and-answer session afterward, too.

Marriage & Society @ Cardinal Gibbons High School

Dec 18, 2012 34:03

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(November 14, 2012) While Dr J was in North Carolina, she spoke on natural marriage to two classes at Cardinal Gibbons Catholic high school. (This is the second talk--check out our previous podcast for the first one.) She took questions afterward, too.

Natural Marriage @ Cardinal Gibbons High School

Dec 17, 2012 36:18

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(November 14, 2012) While Dr J was in North Carolina, she spoke on natural marriage to two classes at Cardinal Gibbons Catholic high school. (This is the first talk--check out our next podcast for the second one.) She took questions afterward, too.

Circle of Experts: Bill Duncan

Dec 13, 2012 26:46

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(December 12, 2012) We're kicking off a new podcasting project: a series of interviews with Ruth Institute's Circle of Experts. They're scholars and community leaders who are active in the marriage and life movements, and we'll be introducing one of our experts each week. If you're impatient, the complete list is on our website--check out "Circle of Experts" in the nav bar on the left side of the page. 

Today Dr. J is speaking with Bill Duncan, president of the Marriage Law Foundation. They're talking about the Supreme Court's very recent decision to take up the question of same-sex unions.

Catholics @ Work 2012

Dec 12, 2012 47:44

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(December 11, 2012) Dr J travels to Oakland to speak to a group of Catholic businessmen and women about marriage and society. She took questions afterward, too.

Circle of Experts: Doug Allen

Nov 22, 2012 36:04

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(November 20, 2012) We're kicking off a new podcasting project: a series of interviews with Ruth Institute's Circle of Experts. They're scholars and community leaders who are active in the marriage and life movements, and we'll be introducing one of our experts each week. If you're impatient, the complete list is on our website--check out "Circle of Experts" in the nav bar on the left side of the page.

Today Dr. J is speaking with Dr Doug Allen, professor at Simon Fraser University in British Columbia. They're talking about his research on same-sex parenting studies with special emphasis on Mark Regnerus' recent work.

Circle of Experts: Dr. Jenet Erickson

Nov 21, 2012 33:59

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(November 20, 2012) We're kicking off a new podcasting project: a series of interviews with Ruth Institute's Circle of Experts. They're scholars and community leaders who are active in the marriage and life movements, and we'll be introducing one of our experts each week. If you're impatient, the complete list is on our website--check out "Circle of Experts" in the nav bar on the left side of the page.

Today Dr. J is speaking with Dr Jenet Jacob Erickson, professor at the School of Family Life at Brigham Young University. They're talking about parenting--how moms and dads nurture children differently.

UNC Chapel Hill: Q&A

Nov 19, 2012 38:38

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(November 13, 2012) Dr J traveled to North Carolina last week to speak at UNC Chapel Hill's Love and Fidelity chapter. This is the question-and-answer session afterward--if you missed her talk, check out the previous podcast.

UNC Chapel Hill

Nov 19, 2012 39:41

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(November 13, 2012) Dr J traveled to North Carolina last week to speak at UNC Chapel Hill's Love and Fidelity chapter. She takes questions afterward, too--check out the next podcast.

Circle of Experts: Tom Peters

Nov 8, 2012 22:09

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(November 7, 2012) We're kicking off a new podcasting project: a series of interviews with Ruth Institute's Circle of Experts. They're scholars and community leaders who are active in the marriage and life movements, and we'll be introducing one of our experts each week. If you're impatient, the complete list is on our website--check out "Circle of Experts" in the nav bar on the left side of the page.

Today Dr. J is speaking with Tom Peters, cultural director at the National Organization for Marriage and blogger American Papist at CatholicVote.org, about yesterday's election and what's going on in the marriage movement.

Dr J @ the Rally for Religious Freedom

Oct 24, 2012 10:14

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(October 20, 2012) Dr. J speaks on the healthcare mandate, Catholicism, and Religious Freedom at the Rally for Religious Freedom in San Diego.

Marriage & Family @ St. Gertrude's

Oct 19, 2012 01:33:31

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(October 18, 2012) Dr. J speaks at St. Gertrude's Catholic Church in Cincinnati, Ohio, on marriage and the family.

Dr J & Austin Muck on "A Closer Look"

Oct 12, 2012 41:06

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(October 10, 2012) Dr. J and Austin Muck, are guests of Sheila Liaugminas on Relevant Radio's "A Closer Look." They're discussing the essential public purpose of marriage--why government is involved in the institution at all. Austin interned at the Ruth Institute as part of the Alliance Defending Freedom's Blackstone Legal Fellowship.

Marriage, Family, and Civic Responsibility

Oct 11, 2012 58:11

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(October 6, 2012) Dr. J speaks on marriage, economics, and social issues at a workshop on civic responsibility to Opus Dei, a Catholic women's organization, from Pasadena, California.

40 Days for Life

Sep 29, 2012 15:08

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(September 7, 2012) This is Anne Morse, president of Berkeley Students for Life, a Wilberforce fellow, and a senior at UC Berkeley, giving her talk at 40 Days for Life.

A Closer Look: Youth Marriage Movement

Sep 25, 2012 45:24

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(September 19, 2012) Dr J and Scotty Biggs (a student at Eastern Kentucky University) are Sheila Liaugminas's guests on Relevant Radio's "A Closer Look." They discussed the youth involvement in the marriage movement, Mark Regnerus's recent study of the effects of same-sex parenting on children, and various biases and obstacles the marriage movement faces.

Traditional Marriage Forum: Salt & Light Council

Sep 20, 2012 59:20

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(September 14, 2012) Dr J speaks on the importance and meaning of marriage at the Salt and Light Council's "Traditional Marriage Forum" at Calvary Chapel in Temecula, California.

Couples for Christ: Family Forgiveness

Sep 19, 2012 29:34

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(June 29, 2012) Dr J speaks from the Couples for Christ Convention in Atlanta. This is the last of the three talks she gave there--she spoke on forgiveness and family. Check out our podcast stream for her previous talks on marriage and contraception.

Couples for Christ: Pyramid of Involvement

Sep 19, 2012 18:38

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(June 29, 2012) Dr J speaks on the Pyramid of Involvement (or the KISS pyramid) as part of her talk on contraception from the Couples for Christ Convention in Atlanta. Check out our podcast stream for the presentation on contraception as well as her other two talks, on marriage and family forgiveness.

Couples for Christ: Contraception

Sep 19, 2012 45:57

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(June 29, 2012) Dr J speaks from the Couples for Christ Convention in Atlanta. This is the second of her three talks there--she spoke on contraception. Check out the companion talk on the KISS pyramid, too--it's up next.

Couples for Christ: Marriage

Sep 18, 2012 57:47

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(June 29, 2012) Dr J speaks from the Couples for Christ Convention in Atlanta, Georgia. This is the first of her three talks there--she spoke on marriage, same-sex unions, and family. Check out her other talks on contraception and forgiveness, too.

Criminalizing Christianity in the U.K.: Paul Diamond @ ITAF '12

Sep 14, 2012 55:27

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(July 28, 2012) Paul Diamond, a barrister in the United Kingdom who has established a specialized practice in the law of religious liberty, spoke at our annual student conference "It Takes a Family to Raise a Village." His second talk is entitled "Criminalizing Christianity in the U.K."

"It Takes a Family to Raise a Village" is a scholarship-based three-day event in San Diego where students and people of all ages gather for seminars and inspiration on the meaning and value of marriage. It's held every year at the end of July--for information on past and future conferences, check out www.ruthinstitute.org.

USCCB: Pro-Life Coordinators' Meeting

Sep 8, 2012 58:05

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(August 8, 2012) Dr J speaks at a conference of pro-life coordinators from Catholic dioceses across the United States. Held in Santa Ana, the conference was sponsored by the US Conference of Catholic Bishops' Pro-Life Committee.

Paul & Homosexuality: Dr. Robert Gagnon @ ITAF '12

Sep 5, 2012 01:09:46

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(July 27, 2012) Dr. Robert Gagnon, professor and exegete extraordinaire on the New Testament at Pittsburgh Theological Seminary, spoke at our ITAF conference--his second talk is called "Paul and Homosexuality." (His first talk, "Jesus and Marriage," is also available.)

"It Takes a Family to Raise a Village" is a scholarship-based three-day event in San Diego where students and people of all ages gather for seminars and inspiration on the meaning and value of marriage. It's held every year at the end of July--for information on past and future conferences, check out www.ruthinstitute.org.

The Doctors Are In: Angela & David Franks on "Theology of the Body"

Sep 1, 2012 54:44

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(August 28, 2012) Drs Angela and David Franks appear with Scott Landry on the radio show "The Good Catholic Life" to discuss Pope John Paul II's "Theology of the Body." The Franks teach at the Theological Institute for the New Evangelization at St. John's Seminary.

"The Good Catholic Life" is also on Facebook--check them out.

Dr. J & Dr. Gary Gates @ UCLA

Aug 30, 2012 01:05:48

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(August 29, 2012) Dr J and Dr Gary Gates participate in a debate on the definition of marriage at UCLA. Dr. J, of course, is founding president of the Ruth Institute; Dr. Gates is a research associate at the Williams Institute at UCLA, a public policy research organization. The event was sponsored by the school's Federalist Society. Hang on for the Q&A afterward, too.

Margaret Sanger & the Dark Origins of the Sexual Revolution: Dr. Angela Franks @ ITAF '12

Aug 29, 2012 01:15:44

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(July 28, 2012) Dr. Angela Franks, Director of Theology Programs for the Theological Institute for the New Evangelization at St. John’s Seminary in Massachusetts, spoke at our annual student conference "It Takes a Family to Raise a Village." Her talk is entitled "Margaret Sanger and the Dark Origins of the Sexual Revolution."

"It Takes a Family to Raise a Village" is a scholarship-based three-day event in San Diego where students and people of all ages gather for seminars and inspiration on the meaning and value of marriage. It's held every year at the end of July--for information on past and future conferences, check out www.ruthinstitute.org.

The Crisis of Religious Liberty in the U.K.: Paul Diamond @ ITAF '12

Aug 27, 2012 01:19:24

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(July 28, 2012) Paul Diamond, a barrister in the United Kingdom who has established a specialized practice in the law of religious liberty, spoke at our annual student conference "It Takes a Family to Raise a Village." His talk is entitled "The Crisis of Religious Liberty in the U.K."

ITAF is a scholarship-based three-day event in San Diego where students and people of all ages gather for seminars and inspiration on the meaning and value of marriage. It's held every year at the end of July--for information on past and future conferences, check out www.ruthinstitute.org.

Using Facebook & Twitter to Defend Marriage: Tom Peters @ ITAF '12

Aug 24, 2012 48:33

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(July 28, 2012) Tom Peters, Cultural Director at the National Organization for Marriage, social media activist and blogger, spoke at our ITAF conference--his second talk is called "Using Facebook & Twitter to Defend Marriage."

"It Takes a Family to Raise a Village" is a scholarship-based three-day event in San Diego where students and people of all ages gather for seminars and inspiration on the meaning and value of marriage. It's held every year at the end of July--for information on past and future conferences, check out www.ruthinstitute.org.

The Question We Never Thought We'd Ask: Do Kids Need a Mom & a Dad? - Jenet Jacob Erickson @ ITAF '12

Aug 23, 2012 01:06:15

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(July 28, 2012) Dr. Jenet Jacob Erickson, professor at Brigham Young University's School of Family Life, spoke at our annual student conference "It Takes a Family to Raise a Village." This is her second talk, entitled "The Question We Never Thought We'd Ask: Do Kids Need a Mom & a Dad?"

ITAF is a scholarship-based three-day event in San Diego where students and people of all ages gather for seminars and inspiration on the meaning and value of marriage. It's held every year at the end of July--for information on past and future conferences, check out www.ruthinstitute.org.

The Crisis of Religious Liberty in the U.S.: Bill Duncan @ ITAF '12

Aug 23, 2012 01:13:03

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(July 28, 2012) Bill Duncan, attorney at law and consultant for the National Organization for Marriage, spoke at our student conference "It Takes a Family (to Raise a Village)"--his final talk is entitled "The Crisis of Religious Liberty in the U.S."

ITAF is a scholarship-based three-day event in San Diego where students and people of all ages gather for seminars and inspiration on the meaning and value of marriage. It's held every year at the end of July--for information on past and future conferences, check out www.ruthinstitute.org.

The Law of Parenthood: Bill Duncan @ ITAF '12

Aug 17, 2012 01:11:38

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(July 28, 2012) Bill Duncan, attorney at law and consultant for the National Organization for Marriage, spoke at our student conference "It Takes a Family (to Raise a Village)"--his second talk is entitled "The Law of Parenthood."

ITAF is a scholarship-based three-day event in San Diego where students and people of all ages gather for seminars and inspiration on the meaning and value of marriage. It's held every year at the end of July--for information on past and future conferences, check out www.ruthinstitute.org.

The Marriage Institution and the Impact of Divorce: Dr. Doug Allen @ ITAF '12

Aug 16, 2012 01:10:37

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(July 28, 2012) Dr. Doug Allen, microeconomics textbook author and Burnaby Mountain professor of economics at Simon Fraser University, spoke at our ITAF conference--his first talk is entitled "The Marriage Institution and the Impact of Divorce."

"It Takes a Family to Raise a Village" is a scholarship-based three-day event in San Diego where students and people of all ages gather for seminars and inspiration on the meaning and value of marriage. It's held every year at the end of July--for information on past and future conferences, check out www.ruthinstitute.org.

Dr J & Samantha Schroeder on "A Closer Look"

Aug 16, 2012 47:32

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(August 15, 2012) Dr J and Samantha Schroeder (one of this year's ITAF alums) appear on Sheila Liaugminas' radio show "A Closer Look" to discuss today's shooting at the Family Research Council headquarters in D.C. They also discuss the recent Chick-Fil-A situation--and how it played out much differently than the narrative the media tried to project.

Strengthening Your Marriage: Dr. Don Welch @ ITAF '12

Aug 14, 2012 49:33

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(July 28, 2012) Dr. Donald Welch, pastor, family and marriage counselor, and psychology professor at Point Loma Nazarene University and Azusa Pacific University, spoke at our student conference "It Takes a Family (to Raise a Village)"--his first talk is entitled "Strengthening Your Marriage."

ITAF is a scholarship-based three-day event in San Diego where students and people of all ages gather for seminars and inspiration on the meaning and value of marriage. It's held every year at the end of July--for information on past and future conferences, check out www.ruthinstitute.org.

The Marriage Ecosystem (variant): Dr J @ ITAF '12

Aug 13, 2012 01:06:02

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(July 28, 2012) Dr. J opens our 2012 "It Takes a Family to Raise a Village" public conference with another version of her talk called "The Marriage Ecosystem: How It All Fits Together."

"It Takes a Family to Raise a Village" is a scholarship-based three-day event in San Diego where students and people of all ages gather for seminars and inspiration on the meaning and value of marriage. It's held every year at the end of July--for information on past and future conferences, check out www.ruthinstitute.org.

Jesus & Marriage: Dr. Robert Gagnon @ ITAF '12

Aug 11, 2012 01:16:57

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(July 27, 2012) Dr. Robert Gagnon, professor and exegete extraordinaire on the New Testament at Pittsburgh Theological Seminary, spoke at our ITAF conference--his first talk is called "Jesus and Marriage."

"It Takes a Family to Raise a Village" is a scholarship-based three-day event in San Diego where students and people of all ages gather for seminars and inspiration on the meaning and value of marriage. It's held every year at the end of July--for information on past and future conferences, check out www.ruthinstitute.org.

Medical Aspects of Casual Sex: Dr. Freda Bush @ ITAF '12

Aug 10, 2012 01:11:38

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(July 27, 2012) Dr. Freda Bush, OB-GYN and clinical instructor at  the University of Mississippi Medical Center, spoke at our ITAF conference--her first talk is entitled "Medical Aspects of Casual Sex."

"It Takes a Family to Raise a Village" is a scholarship-based three-day event in San Diego where students and people of all ages gather for seminars and inspiration on the meaning and value of marriage. It's held every year at the end of July--for information on past and future conferences, check out www.ruthinstitute.org.

Activism, Ideas for Promoting Marriage: Tom Peters @ ITAF '12

Aug 10, 2012 01:10:12

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(July 27, 2012) Tom Peters, Cultural Director at the National Organization for Marriage, social media activist and blogger, spoke at our ITAF conference--his talk is called "Activism: Ideas for Promoting Marriage."

"It Takes a Family to Raise a Village" is a scholarship-based three-day event in San Diego where students and people of all ages gather for seminars and inspiration on the meaning and value of marriage. It's held every year at the end of July--for information on past and future conferences, check out www.ruthinstitute.org.

Marriage, the Indispensable Social Institution: Dr Jenet Jacob Erickson @ ITAF '12

Aug 9, 2012 01:14:35

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(July 27, 2012) Continuing our ITAF student conference podcast stream, our next speaker is Dr. Jenet Jacob Erickson, professor at Brigham Young University's School of Family Life. Her talk is entitled "Marriage: the Indispensable Social Institution."

ITAF is a scholarship-based three-day event in San Diego where students and people of all ages gather for seminars and inspiration on the meaning and value of marriage. It's held every year at the end of July--for information on past and future conferences, check out our website, www.ruthinstitute.org.

Marriage and the Law: Bill Duncan @ ITAF '12

Aug 8, 2012 01:10:27

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(July 27, 2012) We just wrapped up our annual "It Takes a Family" Student conference here in San Diego. The next several podcasts will feature the talks given there. Our first speaker is Bill Duncan, attorney at law and consultant for the National Organization for Marriage, who spoke on "Marriage and the Law."

ITAF is a scholarship-based three-day event in San Diego where students and people of all ages gather for seminars and inspiration on the meaning and value of marriage. It's held every year at the end of July--for information on past and future conferences, check out our website, www.ruthinstitute.org.

The Marriage Ecosystem: How It All Fits Together (Dr. J @ ITAF '12)

Aug 6, 2012 01:12:40

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(July 26, 2012) Dr. J opens our 2012 "It Takes a Family to Raise a Village" student conference with a talk after dinner; it's called "The Marriage Ecosystem: How It All Fits Together."

"It Takes a Family to Raise a Village" is a scholarship-based three-day event in San Diego where students and people of all ages gather for seminars and inspiration on the meaning and value of marriage. It's held every year at the end of July--for information on past and future conferences, check out www.ruthinstitute.org.

Catholics Sue over Healthcare Mandate

Jul 24, 2012 12:46

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(May 29, 2012) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss the Catholic response to the HHS mandate concerning contraception.

The Current Legal Status of California's Prop 8

Jul 21, 2012 11:57

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(June 5, 2012) Dr J appears on Issues, Etc to give an update on the Proposition 8 federal trial proceedings...

New Research on the Children of Same-Sex Parents

Jul 20, 2012 12:21

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(June 12, 2012) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss that study that keeps popping up claiming "children of gay parents do just as well as children of straight parents." Early in June 2012, a couple of studies came out that asked the children of homosexual parents exactly that question. Want to hear what they said? Stay tuned...

Fortnight for Freedom

Jul 19, 2012 12:45

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(June 26, 2012) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss the Fortnight for Religious Liberty in the context of HHS-mandated contraception funding by Catholic organizations.

California Bill would Allow a Child more than Two Legal Parents

Jul 19, 2012 12:48

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(July 3, 2012) We haven't had any of Dr J's Issues, Etc interviews on here for a while, but she's still giving them as regularly as ever! In this one, she and Todd Wilken discuss parenting developments in California--the state is considering removing the two parent limit.

Dr J @ Legatus

Jul 18, 2012 33:37

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(June 21, 2012) Dr J speaks about her work at the Ruth Institute at a banquet hosted by Legatus, an organization of Catholic business professionals and their spouses in San Diego.

Dr J on "Light of the East"

Jul 12, 2012 22:34

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(June 26, 2012) Dr J is a guest of Father Thomas Loya on his radio program "Light of the East," where they're discussing different but harmonious perspectives on marriage.

Acton: The Family and the State

Jun 30, 2012 30:07

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(June 14, 2012) Dr J takes questions after her talk on "The Family and the State" from Acton's annual conference. If you missed her talk, check out the previous podcast.

Acton: The Family and the State

Jun 30, 2012 49:18

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(June 14, 2012) Dr J speaks on "The Family and the State" from Acton's annual conference. She also takes questions after the talk--check out the next podcast for that.

Acton: The Family and the Market Q&A

Jun 30, 2012 26:05

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(June 14, 2012) Dr J takes questions after her talk on "The Family and the Market" from Acton's annual conference. If you missed her talk, check out the previous podcast.

Acton: The Family and the Market

Jun 29, 2012 53:56

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(June 14, 2012) Dr J speaks on "The Family and the Market" from Acton's annual conference. She also takes questions after the talk--check out the next podcast for that.

Acton: Basic Economics Q&A

Jun 29, 2012 30:05

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(June 13, 2012) Dr J takes questions after her talk on basic economics from Acton's annual conference. If you missed the talk, check out today's previous podcast.

Acton: Basic Economics

Jun 29, 2012 52:16

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(June 13, 2012) Dr J speaks on basic economics from Acton's annual conference this year. She also takes questions after the talk--check out the next podcast for that.

War of the Vendee: an Interview with Jim Morlino

Jun 28, 2012 30:10

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(June 25, 2012) Dr J interviews Jim Morlino of Navis pictures on his most recent film The War of the Vendee. It chronicles the story of a town in revolutionary France who fought back against the government when it tried to conscript them and get rid of their priest, and the entire cast is composed of children.

Dr J @ Blackstone: Q&A

Jun 21, 2012 38:20

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(June 8, 2012) Dr J take questions after her second talk from the Alliance Defense Fund's Blackstone Legal Fellowship this year (on the definition of marriage). For the talks, check out the previous podcasts.

Dr J @ Blackstone: the Definition of Marriage

Jun 21, 2012 51:46

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(June 8, 2012) This is Dr J's second talk from Alliance Defense Fund's Blackstone Legal Fellowship this year; it's on the definition of marriage. She's going to take questions afterward; check out the next podcast for that. Her first talk is also available.

Dr J @ Blackstone: Marriage and the Family

Jun 20, 2012 01:04:18

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(June 8, 2012) This is Dr J's first talk from the Alliance Defense Fund's Blackstone Legal Fellowship this year; it's on marriage and the family. Check out the next podcast for the second one.

Fr. Raymond de Souza interview

Jun 20, 2012 24:56

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(June 15, 2012) Dr J's reporting from Acton University, where she interviewed Father Raymond de Souza on his work at the Archdiocese of Kingston and as a university chaplain at Queens University. This podcast is also part of our series during the Fortnight of Religious Freedom. Dr J and Father de Souza are discussing, among other things, the meanings of freedom and responsiblity.

Fr. Gregory Jensen interview

Jun 19, 2012 23:48

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(June, 2012) Dr J's reporting from Acton University, where she interviewed Father Gregory Jensen on his work at the University of Wisconsin as part of our series during the Fortnight of Religious Freedom. They're discussing, among other things, the nature of liberty.

Dr J @ ADF: Definition of Marriage

Jun 13, 2012 47:49

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(May 31, 2012) Dr J speaks to a group of undergrads at the Alliance Defense Fund's Collegiate Academy in Phoenix, Arizona, on the definition of marriage. This is the second of the two talks she gave there--if you missed the first one, check out yesterday's podcast.

Dr J @ ADF: Marriage & Society

Jun 12, 2012 01:03:02

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(May 31, 2012) Dr J speaks to a group of undergrads at the Alliance Defense Fund's Collegiate Academy in Phoenix, Arizona, on the value of marriage to society. This is the first of two talks she gave there--for the second one, check out tomorrow's podcast.

Dr J @ Skyline Church

Jun 9, 2012 01:04:38

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(June 3, 2012) Dr J speaks to a group of young adults at Skyline Church about the meaning of sex and marriage and its value to society. She also mentions our upcoming conference, "It Takes a Family to Raise a Village." She takes questions afterward, too.

Eagle Forum - ITAF promo

Jun 9, 2012 12:04

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(June 1, 2012) Dr J appears at the Eagle Forum, hosted by Skyline Church to speak about the meaning of marriage and Ruth Institute's upcoming "It Takes a Family (to Raise a Village)" conference.

Dr J on Richard Land Live!

May 31, 2012 01:34:10

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(May 26, 2012) Dr J joins Richard Land on his radio show, Richard Land Live!, to discuss same-sex unions, marriage, and children. They also field questions from listeners.

President Obama’s Alienation of Roman Catholic Voters

May 25, 2012 11:42

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(October 13, 2011) Last fall, Dr J and Todd Wilken met on Issues, Etc to discuss President Obama's alienation of Roman Catholic voters.

Dr J on the KQED Forum

May 24, 2012 29:51

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(May 10, 2012) Dr J appears on the KQED Forum to discuss marriage in the context of North Carolina's passage of a constitutional amendment affirming marriage as a lifelong union of one man and one woman and President Obama's announcement that he believes individuals of the same sex should be able to "marry" one another. Also on with her in this segment are Marc Sandalow and Rebekah Orr; Michael Krasny moderates.

Condoms for 12-year-olds

May 19, 2012 12:21

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(March 20, 2012) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss one Massachusetts school's intention of distributing condoms to 12-year-olds.

New Research on Cohabitation & Divorce

May 18, 2012 12:28

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(March 27, 2012) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss Friday's study that "cohabitation no longer increases divorce risk." Another case of misleading headlines...

"War on Women"?

May 17, 2012 12:18

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(April 10, 2012) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss the contraception mandate and the misleading label "war on women."

Flukes (2 and counting...)

May 16, 2012 12:54

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(April 17, 2012) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss the contraception mandate without religious liberty or freedom of conscience exception clauses.

Virtuous Capitalism

May 11, 2012 52:50

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(April 28, 2012) Dr J speaks at a rally in Newport Beach on virtuous capitalism, specifically on how the housing crisis and the breakdown of the family are interrelated events. The existence of the free market depends on the existence of the family.

And the Same-Sex Union Debate Continues...

May 10, 2012 25:45

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(May 8, 2012) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss what marriage is actually about.

A Closer Look: Student Initiatives for Marriage & Life

Apr 27, 2012 46:37

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(April 25, 2012) Dr J, Jim McGlone, and Anne Morse are all guests of Sheila Liaugminas on Relevant Radio's "A Closer Look." They're discussing the marriage and life issues--specifically in the context of student initiatives on the positive side. Jim McGlone is president of Harvard True Love Revolution and Harvard Right to Life, and Anne Morse is president of Berkeley Students for Life.

Wilberforce Weekend 2012

Apr 27, 2012 20:18

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(March 31, 2012) Dr J speaks at Wilberforce Weekend, a conference encouraging Chrsitians to break the spiral of silence on issues such as the sanctity of human life, traditional marriage, and religious freedom. The conference is led by the Chuck Colson Center for Christian Worldview.

Dr J @ Harvard True Love Revolution

Apr 26, 2012 01:25:49

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(March 29, 2012) Dr J speaks at Harvard True Love Revolution on her book Smart Sex: Finding Love in a Hook-up World.

Religious Freedom Rally: Jim Garlow

Apr 19, 2012 14:50

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(March 23, 2012) Jim Garlow, senior pastor of Skyline Wesleyan Church and chairman of Renewing American Leadership in Washington D.C., speaks on unmuzzling the pulpit at the religious liberty rally in San Diego, California--part of a nation-wide swell that included 140 rallies that day. Check out our podcast stream to hear the other speakers.

Religious Freedom Rally: Rick Scarborough

Apr 19, 2012 03:33

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(March 23, 2012) Rick Scarborough, author and president of Vision America, speaks on interdenominational cooperation at the religious liberty rally in San Diego, California--part of a nation-wide swell that included 140 rallies that day. Check out our podcast stream to hear the other speakers.

Religious Freedom Rally: Thomas McKenna

Apr 19, 2012 05:37

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(March 23, 2012) Thomas McKenna, founder and president of Catholic Action, speaks on Catholic opposition to the HHS mandate at the religious liberty rally in San Diego, California--part of a nation-wide swell that included 140 rallies that day. Check out our podcast stream to hear the other speakers.

Religious Freedom Rally: Charles LiMandri

Apr 19, 2012 05:49

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(March 23, 2012) Charles LiMandri, San Diego attorney and talk show co-host with our own Dr J, discusses the unconstitutionality of the HHS mandate at the religious liberty rally in San Diego, California--part of nation-wide swell that included 140 rallies that day. Check out our podcast stream to hear the other speakers.

Religious Freedom Rally: Dran Reese

Apr 19, 2012 03:58

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(March 23, 2012) Dran Reese, director of the Salt and Light Council, encourages attendees to be politically involved and make their voices heard at the religious liberty rally in San Diego, California--part of nation-wide swell that included 140 rallies that day. Check out our podcast stream to hear the other speakers.

Religious Freedom Rally: Dr. Derry Connolly

Apr 19, 2012 04:23

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(March 23, 2012) Dr. Derry Connolly, president of John Paul the Great University, speaks on the HHS mandate's attack on religious freedom at the religious liberty rally in San Diego, California--part of a nation-wide swell that included 140 rallies that day. Check out our podcast stream to hear the other speakers.

Religious Freedom Rally: Chris Clark

Apr 19, 2012 05:18

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(March 23, 2012) Chris Clark, senior pastor of East Clairemont Baptist Church, speaks on the relationship between government and the church at the religious liberty rally in San Diego, California--part of nation-wide swell that included 140 rallies that day. Check out our podcast stream to hear the other speakers.

Religious Freedom Rally: Hugh Largey

Apr 19, 2012 04:44

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(March 23, 2012) Hugh Largey, President of Chapter Charities of the San Diego Knights of Columbus, speaks on the government's encroachment on religious freedom and autonomy at the religious liberty rally in San Diego, California--part of nation-wide swell that included 140 rallies that day. Check out our podcast stream to hear the other speakers.

Religious Freedom Rally: Joseph Infranco

Apr 19, 2012 05:57

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(March 23, 2012) Joseph Infranco, senior vice president and senior legal counsel for the Alliance Defense Fund, speaks on the HHS mandate's attack on religious freedom at the religious liberty rally in San Diego, California--part of nation-wide swell that included 140 rallies that day. Check out our podcast stream to hear the other speakers.

Religious Freedom Rally: Dr. George Delgado

Apr 19, 2012 05:35

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(March 23, 2012) Dr. George Delgado, director of Culture of Life Family Services, speaks on the destructive nature of the HHS's contraception mandate at the religious liberty rally in San Diego, California--part of nation-wide swell that included 140 rallies that day. Check out our podcast stream to hear the other speakers.

Religious Freedom Rally: Pastor Netz Gómez

Apr 19, 2012 05:01

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(March 23, 2012) Pastor Netz Gómez, radio talk show host and pastor of Houses of Light Church, prays for guidance and healing at the religious liberty rally in San Diego, California--part of nation-wide swell that included 140 rallies that day. Check out our podcast stream to hear the other speakers.

Religious Freedom Rally: Kathy Marler

Apr 19, 2012 05:54

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(March 23, 2012) Kathy Marler, director of public affairs for the Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saints, speaks on the nature of public discourse and what a religious perspective brings to the table at the religious liberty rally in San Diego, California--part of nation-wide swell that included 140 rallies that day. Check out our podcast stream to hear the other speakers.

Religious Freedom Rally: Bishop George McKinney

Apr 19, 2012 06:15

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(March 23, 2012) Bishop George McKinney, of St. Stephen's Church of God in Christ, speaks on the HHS mandate and the ways it attacks religious freedom at the religious liberty rally in San Diego, California--part of nation-wide swell that included 140 rallies that day. Check out our podcast stream to hear the other speakers.

Religious Freedom Rally: Bishop Cirilio Flores

Apr 19, 2012 08:01

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(March 23, 2012) Bishop Cirilio Flores, co-editor of The New Bishop (of the Catholic Diocese of San Diego), speaks on the HHS mandate and the ways it conflicts with religious freedom at the religious liberty rally in San Diego, California--part of nation-wide swell that included 140 rallies that day. Check out our podcast stream to hear the other speakers.

Religious Freedom Rally: Dr J

Apr 19, 2012 06:16

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(March 23, 2012) Dr J speaks on contraception and the so-called feminist movement at the religious liberty rally in San Diego, California--part of nation-wide swell that included 140 rallies that day.

Dr J on "Breakpoint This Week"

Mar 24, 2012 25:54

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(March 10, 2012) Dr J is a guest of Chuck Colson and John Stonestreet on "Breakpoint This Week" to discuss the state of the union: marriage.

Dr J & Monica Israel on "A Closer Look"

Mar 14, 2012 46:19

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(March 8, 2012) Dr J and Monica Israel, of Catholic University of America's Vita Familia, are guests of Sheila Liaugminas on "A Closer Look" to discuss Health & Human Services' "free contraception" mandate.

Dr. Dale S. Kuehne on "A Closer Look"

Mar 9, 2012 24:13

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(February 15, 2012) Dr Dale Kuehne, one of Ruth Institute's Circle of Experts, is a guest of Sheila Liaugminas on "A Closer Look" to discuss the global economic situation in the context of ethics.

Dr J on Word of Truth

Mar 9, 2012 12:44

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(March 1, 2012) Dr J is a guest of Pastor Brad Brandon on radio program Word of Truth to discuss the same-sex marriage question.

MacLaurin Center Dialogue: Dr J & Bill Doherty

Mar 5, 2012 01:18:53

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(February 29, 2012) Dr J and Dr Bill Doherty dialogue about sexual education and the views that underlie it from the MacLaurin Center in Twin Cities. Dr. Doherty is a family Social Science professor at the University of Minnesota.

California’s Prop. 8 Declared Unconstitutional

Mar 3, 2012 12:51

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(February 7, 2012) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals' ruling on Proposition 8.

Sex Week at Yale University

Mar 2, 2012 11:43

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(February 14, 2012) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss Yale University's "sex week."

Statements Made by Rick Santorum on Prenatal Testing

Mar 2, 2012 11:39

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(February 21, 2012) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss Rick Santorum's recent statements on Face the Nation on prenatal testing v. prenatal care.

Sex without Romance: Marriage, Sex, and the Dating Culture

Mar 1, 2012 01:18:52

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(February 13, 2012) Dr J speaks from Catholic University of America on "Sex without Romance: Marriage, Sex, and the Dating Culture." Student clubs Vita Familia and Gratia Plena sponsored the talk with the help of the Love & Fidelity Network. She takes questions afterward, too.

Debate @ University of Arkansas (Little Rock)

Feb 24, 2012 01:19:03

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(February 9, 2012) In this debate at the University of Arkansas Little Rock, Dr J and Christine Sun ponder the definition of marriage. Dr J, of course, is founding president of the Ruth Institute; Christine Sun is Deputy Legal Director at the Southern Poverty Law Center. The debate includes a long Q&A before closing statements.

Same-Sex Marriage: Why Not?

Feb 17, 2012 01:13:30

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(February 16, 2012) Dr J speaks as part of an event at Our Lady of Bethesda Retreat Center in Maryland. Her talk's entitled "Same-Sex Marriage: Why Not?"

Debate @ University of Houston

Feb 16, 2012 51:21

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(February 7, 2012) In this debate at the University of Houston, cohosted by the Federalist Society and Outlaw, Dr J squares off against Mitchell Katine over the definition of marriage. Dr J, of course, is founding president of the Ruth Institute. Mitchell Katine was the local attorney for John Lawrence of the Lawrence v Texas decision, which overturned all sodomy statutes in the U.S.

Prop 8 Update on Contagious Transformation

Feb 15, 2012 40:51

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(February 7, 2012) Dr J is a guest on Stacy Swimp's "Contagious Transformation" for an update on Proposition 8.

Catholic Young Adults @ Cathedral Center

Feb 14, 2012 01:26:11

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(February 6, 2012) Dr J speaks on secular and religious reasons to uphold marriage to a group of Catholic young adults in Houston, Texas.

Marriage Redefinition

Feb 9, 2012 01:25:49

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(January 26, 2012) Dr J is invited to Flagstaff's Northern Arizona University by the college's Newman Club to speak on the Redefinition of Marriage. She takes questions afterward, too.

Natural Marriage in Washington State

Jan 31, 2012 11:38

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(January 25, 2012) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss the "birth control required" rule the White House has decided to keep as a requirement for all employer-provided health plans.

For the audio of her Washington State testimony, check out the previous podcast.

Marriage Testimony before the Washington State House of Representatives

Jan 31, 2012 08:35

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(January 23, 2012) Austin Nimocks, Chris Plante, and Dr Jennifer Roback Morse travel to Washington state to testify before its House of Representatives about marriage redefinition.

The Invitro Industry’s Attitude Toward Women and Children

Jan 26, 2012 11:57

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(November 22, 2012) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss the privacy concerns of sperm donors (at the expense of the children they produce) and the problems inherent in the artificial reproductive industry as it has arisen in the United States.

Sonograms & Abortion in Texas

Jan 25, 2012 12:37

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(January 10, 2012) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss the recent law passed in Texas that requires abortionists to show mothers sonograms of their babies before the abortion is performed.

Tactics of the Lifestyle Left

Jan 25, 2012 12:37

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(January 17, 2012) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss the recent study put out by the Chicago Business School on boys, behavioral problems, and the influence of mothers and fathers.

A Closer Look: Marriage & Family Culture

Jan 24, 2012 47:25

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(January 11, 2012) Dr J is Sheila Liaugminas's guest on Relevant Radio's show "A Closer Look." They're discussing the marriage question and how it's often approached in the public square--especially in light of the US's upcoming presidential elections.

If you'd like to listen to Dr J's debates at Baylor or Southern Methodist University (referenced in the show), check out our podcast stream.

Feminists Concerned about IVF Exploiting Women

Jan 14, 2012 12:29

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(December 6, 2012) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss the surprising alliance that finds egg harvesting exploitive of women.

Promotion of Gay Rights Internationally

Jan 13, 2012 09:51

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(December 13, 2012) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss Secretary Clinton's assertion that religious liberty and homosexual rights stem from the same source.

Gay Rights & the Obama Administration

Jan 12, 2012 12:34

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(December 20, 2012) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss President Obama's moves to court the homosexual lobby as his reelection campaign gets rolling.

Privatization of Marriage

Jan 12, 2012 11:43

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(January 3, 2012) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss Ron Paul's "let's totally privatize marriage" position.

Dale Kuehne interview

Jan 6, 2012 46:36

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(December 19, 2011) Dr J hosts "From the Front Lines of the Culture War" on Catholic Radio of San Diego. Today she's interviewing Dr Dale Kuehne, a politics professor at St. Anselm College in Manchester, New Hampshire, author of "Sex and the iWorld", ordained Presbyterian minister, and vice-chair of the ethics committee. They're discussing alternatives to today's sexualized culture, Aristotle's views on sex, and much more.

For her interview with Dr Steven Heaney, check out the previous podcast.

Also, here's her interview with Dr Donald Hilton (referenced in the pornography discussion).

Steven Heaney interview

Jan 5, 2012 47:26

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(December 19, 2011) Dr J hosts "From the Front Lines of the Culture War" on Catholic Radio of San Diego. Today she's interviewing Dr Steven Heaney, associate professor of philosophy at the University of Saint Thomas in Saint Paul, Minnesota, and editor of Abortion: A New Generation of Catholic Responses. They're discussing divorce and other forms of marriage redefinition.

For her interview with Dr Dale Kuehne, check out the next podcast.

Austin Nimocks & Shoshana Grossbard interviews

Dec 21, 2011 49:57

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(December 12, 2011) Dr J hosts "From the Front Lines of the Culture War" on Catholic Radio of San Diego. Today she's interviewing Austin Nimocks, senior legal counsel for the Alliance Defense Fund, and Shoshana Grossbard, professor of economics at San Diego State University and founding editor of the Review of Economics of the Household. They're discussing Canada's recent [unsuccessful] attempt to legalize polygamy.

For Dr J's interview with Paul Diamond, check out the previous podcast. Also check out her Issues, Etc. interview on the Canadian polygamy ruling.

Paul Diamond interview

Dec 21, 2011 45:56

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(December 12, 2011) Dr J hosts "From the Front Lines of the Culture War" on Catholic Radio of San Diego. Today she's interviewing barrister Paul Diamond, who specializes in defending religious liberty in the United Kingdom.

Scott Yenor interview

Dec 20, 2011 49:15

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(December 5, 2011) Dr J hosts "From the Front Lines of the Culture War" on Catholic Radio of San Diego. Today she's interviewing Dr. Scott Yenor, associate professor and chair of the political science department at Boise State University. He's written Family Politics: The Idea of Marriage in Modern Political Thought, which they're discussing.

Q & A: The Definition of Marriage, The Importance of Marriage

Dec 11, 2011 30:07

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(November 15, 2011) Dr J travels to Loyola Marymount to speak on the definition and importance of marriage at a talk sponsored by the school's theology and philosophy departments, the Intercollegiate Studies Institute, and College Republicans. This is the Q & A afterward--check out the previous podcast for her talk.

The Definition of Marriage, The Importance of Marriage

Dec 10, 2011 41:56

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(November 15, 2011) Dr J travels to Loyola Marymount to speak on the definition and importance of marriage at a talk sponsored by the school's theology and philosophy departments, the Intercollegiate Studies Institute, and College Republicans. There was a Q & A afterward, too--check out the next podcast.

To view the Reel Love Challenge videos and the I Commit video, check out our YouTube channel or our website, ruthinstitute.org.

Vatican funding Adult Stem Cell Research

Dec 9, 2011 12:25

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(November 8, 2011) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss the Vatican's decision to fund adult stem-cell research via a small biotech company in the United States.

40th Anniversary of Ms. Magazine

Dec 9, 2011 15:59

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(November 16, 2011) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss Gloria Steinhem's recent comments on the 40th anniversary of Ms. Magazine--and what the feminist movement isn't responsible for.

Canadian Court Upholds Ban on Polygamy

Dec 8, 2011 11:04

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(November 29, 2011) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss the recent Canadian court decision denying polygamous marriage rights to Canadian families--even when presented with the same arguments used to defend same-sex unions (which are legal in Canada).

Dr J @ ITAF: Wrap-Up

Dec 7, 2011 01:18:45

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(July 30, 2011) Here's Dr J speaking on why "It Takes a Family to Raise a Village" at Ruth Institute's 2011 conference of the same name. There's Q & A session afterward, too.

Tom Peters interview

Nov 30, 2011 43:51

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(November 14, 2011) Dr J hosts "From the Front Lines of the Culture War" on Catholic Radio of San Diego. In the second hour of the program she's interviewing Tom Peters of the American Papist blog. They're discussing his participation in the grassroots-y youth Catholic movement.

If you missed the first hour (with Dr Don Hilton), check out the previous podcast.

Some links discussed in the show:
American Papist: http://catholicvote.org/discuss/index.php?show=papist
Marriage Anti-Defamation Alliance: http://marriageada.org/

Dr. Donald Hilton interview

Nov 29, 2011 49:19

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(November 14, 2011) Dr J hosts "From the Front Lines of the Culture War" on Catholic Radio of San Diego. Today she's interviewing Dr Donald Hilton, associate professor of neurosurgery at the University of Texas Medical School in San Antonio, Texas, and one of the country's leading researchers on the science of pornography addiction--and that's the topic they're discussing.

For the following interview with Thomas Peters, check out the next podcast.

Dr. Byron Johnson interview

Nov 17, 2011 46:18

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(November 7, 2011) Dr J hosts "From the Front Lines of the Culture War" on Catholic Radio of San Diego. In the second hour of the program she's interviewing Dr Byron Johnson, professor of social sciences at Baylor University and director of both the Institute for Studies of Religion and the Program on Pro-Social Behavior. They're discussing the role of religiosity in reducing crime.

If you missed the first hour (with Dr Peggy Hartshorn), check out the previous podcast.

Dr. Peggy Hartshorn interview

Nov 17, 2011 49:39

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(November 7, 2011) Dr J hosts "From the Front Lines of the Culture War" on Catholic Radio of San Diego. Today she's interviewing Dr Peggy Hartshorn, president of Heartbeat International, a network of pregnancy health centers.  They're discussing the work to help women and the opposition they face from the abortion industry.

The show now has a 2-hour timeslot--for the following interview with Dr Byron Johnson, check out the next podcast.

Katie Elrod interview

Nov 11, 2011 43:41

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(October 24, 2011) Dr J hosts "From the Front Lines of the Culture War" on Catholic Radio of San Diego. Today she's interviewing Katie Elrod, teacher, school administrator, and speaker. They're discussing the Church's teaching on infertility, artificial reproductive technology, and natural family planning.

Casey @ Students for the Family

Nov 3, 2011 13:22

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(October 29, 2011) Casey Gleave, one of the student presenters at the "Students for the Family" regional conference in Provo, Utah, speaks on the question we should be asking about the purposes of marriage.

Stand for Family

Nov 3, 2011 48:34

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(October 29, 2011) Dr J speaks at the "Students for the Family" regional conference in Provo, Utah on society, family, and children.

La Crosse Conference: On Divorce

Oct 27, 2011 55:27

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(October 10, 2011) Elizabeth Marquardt speaks at the Conference for the Priests and Deacons of La Crosse, Wisconsin on divorce, donor-conceived persons, alternate family forms, and alienation.

Angela Franks, Ph. D. interview

Oct 25, 2011 46:28

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(October 17, 2011) Dr J hosts "From the Front Lines of the Culture War" on Catholic Radio of San Diego. Today she's interviewing Dr. Angela Franks, director of Theology Programs for the Theological Institute for the New Evangelization at St. John's seminary in Massachusetts. They're discussing the work of Margaret Sanger, the eugenics movement, and contraception.

Concerning the book Dr J mentions: if you'd like, you can order it at Pauline.org or Amazon.com.

La Crosse Conference: On Contraception

Oct 20, 2011 52:34

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(October 11, 2011) Dr J speaks at the Conference for the Priests and Deacons of La Crosse, Wisconsin on contraception.

La Crosse Conference: On the Redefinition of Marriage and Parenthood

Oct 15, 2011 41:28

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(October 11, 2011) Dr J speaks at the Conference for the Priests and Deacons of La Crosse, Wisconsin on same-sex unions and the redefinition of parenthood.

Brad Wilcox @ ITAF: Marriage and Children Q&A

Oct 14, 2011 17:01

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(July 30, 2011) This is the question-and-answer period from Dr Brad Wilcox's "Marriage and Children" talk at our "It Takes a Family to Raise a Village" conference this year.  If you missed his talk, just pull down the previous podcast.

Brad Wilcox @ ITAF: Marriage and Children

Oct 14, 2011 44:00

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(July 30, 2011) Dr Brad Wilcox, director of the National Marriage Project at the University of Virginia, delivers his second talk at our "It Takes a Family to Raise a Village" conference this year.  He's speaking on "Marriage and Children."

Dr. Michael Brown interview

Oct 10, 2011 46:59

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(September 26, 2011) Dr J hosts "From the Front Lines of the Culture War" on Catholic Radio of San Diego.  Today she's interviewing Dr. Michael Brown, Messianic Jewish scholar and author of 20 books, the latest of which is "A Queer Thing Happened to America,"  which is the subject of their discussion.

Austin Nimocks @ ITAF: Ohio Custody Case

Oct 8, 2011 06:47

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(July 29, 2011) Austin Nimocks, Ruth Institute's summer intern from Blackstone Legal Fellowship, speaks at our "It Takes a Family to Raise a Village" conference this year on a same-sex custody case out of Ohio.

Bill Duncan @ ITAF: Marriage and Custody Laws

Oct 7, 2011 49:15

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(July 29, 2011) Attorney Bill Duncan delivers his second talk at our "It Takes a Family to Raise a Village" conference this year.  He's speaking on "Marriage and Custody Laws."

Q&A @ Baylor Law School

Oct 7, 2011 33:42

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(October 4, 2011) This is the question-and-answer period following Baylor Law School's debate between Dr J and Manuel Quinto-Pozos on the definition of marriage.  If you missed their debate, grab the previous podcast.

Debate @ Baylor Law School

Oct 7, 2011 30:35

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(October 4, 2011) Baylor Law School hosts a debate between Dr J and Manuel Quinto-Pozos, former staff attorney for the American Civil Liberties Union, on the definition of marriage.  The debate was hosted by the Federalist Society and the Baylor American Constitution Society.

Debate @ SMU

Oct 5, 2011 58:39

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(October 3, 2011) Southern Methodist University hosts a debate between Dr J (invited by the Federalist Society) and Lorie Burch, Dallas attorney (invited by OutLaw) on the legal definition of marriage.

Same-Sex Marriage, Civil Rights, and the California GOP

Oct 4, 2011 18:10

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(September 19, 2011) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss Rob Reiner's attempts to defend same-sex marriage and whether this is analogous to the civil rights movement.  Also, the California Republican convention was this past weekend, and there was an [unsuccessful] attempt to soften the marriage platform there.

Dr Robert Gagnon @ ITAF: "Jesus and Marriage"

Oct 3, 2011 01:18:16

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(July 29, 2011) Dr. Robert Gagnon delivers a talk at our "It Takes a Family to Raise a Village" conference this year.  He's speaking on "Jesus and Marriage."

Dr Robert Gagnon @ ITAF: "Paul and Homosexuality"

Oct 3, 2011 01:06:53

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(July 30, 2011) Dr. Robert Gagnon, professor at Pittsburgh Theological Seminary, delivers his second talk at our "It Takes a Family to Raise a Village" conference this year.  He's speaking on "Paul and Homosexuality."

Young Women Freezing their Eggs

Oct 2, 2011 11:57

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(September 27, 2011) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss egg freezing: what you haven't heard. (The interview was sparked by Maria Menounos's interview on Dr Drew Tortoriello's television show.)

Dr J @ the Fellowship of Roman Catholic Scholars

Sep 29, 2011 01:03:40

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(September 24, 2011) Dr J travels to Detroit to speak on family, economics, and Catholic teaching at the Fellowship of Roman Catholic Scholars. She also fields questions afterward.

Brad Wilcox @ ITAF: Pathways to Marriage Q&A

Sep 27, 2011 17:49

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(July 29, 2011) This is the question-and-answer session from Dr. Brad Wilcox's talk at our "It Takes a Family to Raise a Village" conference this year.  If you missed his talk, check out the previous podcast.

Brad Wilcox @ ITAF: Pathways to Marriage

Sep 27, 2011 53:00

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(July 29, 2011) Dr. Brad Wilcox delivers a talk at our "It Takes a Family to Raise a Village" conference this year.  His talk is called "Pathways to Marriage," and it's focsed more on courtship than marriage.  He's a professor at the University of Virginia and director of its National Marriage Project.

Bill Duncan @ ITAF: "Marriage and the Law" Q&A

Sep 27, 2011 21:16

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(July 29, 2011) This is the question-and-answer period from Bill Duncan's "Marriage and the Law" talk at our "It Takes a Family to Raise a Village" conference this year.  Student questions here are not mic'd, so Bill or I will repeat them as needed.  If you missed his talk, just pull down the previous podcast.

Bill Duncan @ ITAF: "Marriage and the Law"

Sep 27, 2011 45:31

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(July 29, 2011) Attorney Bill Duncan delivers a talk at our "It Takes a Family to Raise a Village" conference this year.  He's speaking on "Marriage and the Law."

Dr J on Pat Robertson and Alzheimer's disease

Sep 24, 2011 17:51

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(September 16, 2011) Dr J appears on The Drew Mariani Show to discuss Pat Robertson's recent pronouncement that contracting Alzheimer's is grounds for divorce--because it's "a kind of death."

The Bible and Gay Marriage

Sep 22, 2011 24:43

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(August 23, 2011) Dr Robert Gagnon and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss what the Bible has to say about homosexual marriage.  Dr Gagnon is a professor at Pittsburgh Theological Seminary and author of The Bible and Homosexual Practice: Texts and Hermeneutics.  He spoke at Ruth Institute's 2010 and 2011 "It Takes a Family to Raise a Village" conferences.

Interview with Mike Spence

Sep 20, 2011 07:09

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(September 18, 2011) Dr J travels to the California Republican Convention and interviews the Honorable Mike Spence after the committee vote on the state's party platform position.

Illinois, Catholic Charities and Civil Union Adoptions

Sep 20, 2011 12:45

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(July 12, 2011) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss the Illinois state government's refusal to continue its work with Catholic Charities to place children in foster care--over its (Catholic Charities') refusal to place children for foster care or adoption in same-sex couple households.

Health Care & Required Coverage of Contraception

Sep 17, 2011 07:43

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(August 3, 2011) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss the government mandate that insurance companies provide free contraception coverage to their customers.

An Online Petition for... What?

Sep 16, 2011 12:25

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(August 16, 2011) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss the online petition to support Bert and Ernie's marriage on Sesame Street--wait, what?

Riots in the U.K.

Sep 15, 2011 19:36

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(August 23, 2011) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss the recent social unrest in the UK--and its roots in fatherlessness, entitlement, and so-called "choice" without consequences.

Elections in New York

Sep 14, 2011 09:52

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(September 13, 2011) This is Dr J's Issues, Etc interview from yesterday on the special election in New York.  She and Todd Wilken are discussing the race to replace former Congressman Anthony Weiner--and how the issue of same-sex marriage is playing a role.  Guess who ended up winning the election?  (Hint: Dr J refers to the results coming in and the current state of the race--the trend continued.)

Steven Mosher interview

Sep 14, 2011 46:01

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(September 12, 2011) Dr J hosts "From the Front Lines of the Culture War" on Catholic Radio of San Diego.  Today she's interviewing Steve Mosher, president of the Population Research Institute.  They're discussing how his dissertation work at Stanford led to a study of population control around the world--particularly how Western ideas from the ivory tower have shaped public policy in China and the Philippines and why anti-natal and anti-human ideas are a natural outgrowth of extreme leftist thinking.

A Prop 8 Hearing before the California Supreme Court

Sep 9, 2011 12:08

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(September 6, 2011) Dr J gives a live interview from San Francisco to Todd Wilken of Issues, Etc on the Prop 8 hearing before the California Supreme Court yesterday.  When the governor and the attorney general just don't like something, do they have the right to "pocket veto" it?  Where does this leave California's initiative process?

Dran Reese interview

Sep 8, 2011 17:05

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(August 29, 2011) Dr J hosts "From the Front Lines of the Culture War" on Catholic Radio of San Diego.  Today she's interviewing Dran Reese, director of Salt and Light Council, which is a grassroots Biblical citizenship ministry.  They're discussing SB 48, California's textbook bill that mandates the teaching of gay and lesbian history as part of the social studies curriculum in public schools (and gets around that pesky "opt out" thing some of the parents do).

Austin Nimocks interview

Sep 8, 2011 15:45

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(September 6, 2011) Dr J traveled to San Francisco for the Proposition 8 hearing to discuss who has standing to appeal and defend Prop 8.  She's interviewing Austin Nimocks, senior legal counsel for the Alliance Defense Fund and part of its marriage team.

John Eastman interview

Sep 8, 2011 09:36

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(September 6, 2011) Dr J traveled to San Francisco for the Proposition 8 hearing to discuss who has standing to appeal and defend Prop 8.  She's interviewing John Eastman, professor of constitutional law at Chapman University's school of law and founding director of the Center for Constitutional Jurisprudence, a public interest law firm.

Effects of Cohabiting Parents on Children

Sep 2, 2011 11:52

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(August 30, 2011) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss the effects of cohabiting parents on children--does having married parents really make a difference?

Chuck Colson interview

Sep 2, 2011 34:21

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(August 29, 2011) Dr J hosts "From the Front Lines of the Culture War" on Catholic Radio of San Diego.  Today she's interviewing Chuck Colson, founder of Prison Fellowship Ministries and one of the 3 co-authors of the Manhattan Declaration.  This document that affirms the right to life, the sanctity of marriage, and the rights of conscience and religious liberty.

Dr. Freda Bush @ ITAF 2011

Aug 31, 2011 01:10:18

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(July 30, 2011) Dr Freda Bush delivers a talk at our "It Takes a Family to Raise a Village" conference this year.  She's speaking on the "Medical and Emotional Consequences of Casual Sex."

Dr J on LaDona Live

Aug 23, 2011 10:50

Description:

(August 18, 2011) Dr J appears on LaDona Live to discuss California's Proposition 8.

Don Feder interview

Aug 18, 2011 44:30

Description:

(August 15, 2011) Dr J hosts "From the Front Lines of the Culture War" on Catholic Radio of San Diego.  Today she's interviewing Don Feder, former Boston Herald writer and communications director for the World Congress of Families.  They're discussing the cost of the last 40 years' policies of systematically reducing human fertility.

L.A. Tea Party

Aug 18, 2011 06:25

Description:

(July 24, 2011) Dr J travels to Los Angeles to attend a black Tea Party rally, where she speaks on same-sex marriage in New York state and the Defense of Marriage Act.

Biology trumps Politics: A Child Custody Case in the Ohio Supreme Court

Aug 5, 2011 10:15

Description:

(July 19, 2011) Dr J, Austin Muck, and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss the Ohio Supreme Court custody case whose ruling affirmed biological parental rights.

Ohio Bishops’ Concerns about Komen for the Cure,
Gay Marriage in New York, & DoMA Senate Hearings

Aug 1, 2011 25:06

Description:

(July 26, 2011) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss the Ohio Bishops' concerns about the Komen Foundation's donations to Planned Parenthood.  They're also talking about gay marriage in New York state and the Senate hearings on DoMA, the Defense of Marriage Act.

The Doctors are In! (Miriam Grossman Interview)

Jul 22, 2011 46:14

Description:

(July 18, 2011) Dr J hosts "From the Front Lines of the Culture War" on Catholic Radio of San Diego.  Today she's interviewing Dr Miriam Grossman, author of "Unprotected" and "You're Teaching My Child What?".  Dr Grossman spent 12 years counseling students at UCLA.  They're discussing the problems with and double standards of sex education as endorsed from classrooms to politics to mental health professionals.  It's more like sex ideology, and it certainly doesn't bear close examination.

Freedom & Liberty (Father Sirico Interview)

Jul 21, 2011 55:48

Description:

(July 4, 2011) Dr J hosts "From the Front Lines of the Culture War" on Catholic Radio of San Diego.  Today she's interviewing Father Robert Sirico, president of the Acton Institute.  They're discussing liberty and freedom in the context of the Catholic faith.

Gay History 101?

Jul 14, 2011 12:39

Description:

(July 6, 2011) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss the bill on Governor Jerry Brown's desk mandating that gay history be taught in California's public schools.

Jennifer Lahl Interview

Jul 13, 2011 46:09

Description:

(June 27, 2011) Dr J hosts "From the Front Lines of the Culture War" on Catholic Radio of San Diego.  Today she's interviewing Jennifer Lahl, president of the Center for Bioethics and Culture Network and writer/producer of Eggsploitation.  They're discussing the fertility industry and some of the issues that arise with artificial reproductive technology.

Are Fathers Optional?

Jul 2, 2011 15:17

Description:

(June 7, 2011) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss the marginalization of fathers and fatherhood in our culture.

Same-Sex Marriage in New York

Jul 1, 2011 19:55

Description:

(June 28, 2011) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss the legislative maneuvering and strong-arming that resulted in New York's redefinition of marriage last week.

Love and Economics: Why it Takes a Family to Raise a Village

Jul 1, 2011 38:41

Description:

(June 20, 2011) Dr J delivers a talk to the Intercollegiate Studies Institute's American Studies Program in Princeton, New Jersey.  It's called "Love and Economics: Why it Takes a Family to Raise a Village."

Dr J & Nicole Kay on "Kresta in the Afternoon"

Jun 30, 2011 15:19

Description:

(June 15, 2011) Dr J and Nicole Kay appear on "Kresta in the Afternoon" with Al Kresta, broadcasting from Acton University in Grand Rapids, Michigan.  Nicole, Ruth Institute's Program Director, is making her debut here on our podcast.  If you're interested in Ruth's new "Emerging Leaders" program, please visit www.ruth-emergingleaders.org.

Dr Todd Hartch on "Religion, Politics, & the Culture"

Jun 29, 2011 50:27

Description:

(June 22, 2011) Dr Todd Hartch, associate professor of history at Eastern Kentucky University and a member of Ruth Institute's Board of Academic Advisors, appears on Dennis O'Donovan's Florida-based radio show, "Religion, Politics, and the Culture."  They discuss three articles Dr. Hartch recently wrote for The Catholic Thing.

The Family in Economic Development

Jun 28, 2011 01:17:11

Description:

(June 17, 2011) Dr J delivers her second talk, "The Family in Economic Development" at the 2011 Acton University in Grand Rapids, Michigan.  She talks about how the government is unable to be neutral on the subject of marriage and the resulting effects on the family.  Afterward, she takes questions on the subject matter.

Market Economics and the Family

Jun 21, 2011 01:19:40

Description:

(June 16, 2011) Dr J delivers her first talk, "Market Economics and the Family" at the 2011 Acton University in Grand Rapids, Michigan.  She talks about how the market and the family interact and influence one another.  Afterward, she takes questions on the subject matter.

Warren Farrell Interview

Jun 21, 2011 50:08

Description:

(June 6, 2011) Dr J hosts "From the Front Lines of the Culture War" on Catholic Radio of San Diego.  Today she's interviewing Dr Warren Farrell, author of several books, including Father and Child Reunion.  They're discussing divorce, viewed through the lens of fatherhood, and how different parenting styles can create friction in a divorce situation.  Check out CatholicRadioOfSanDiego.com for more information on the show

Commencement Address: Providence Academy

Jun 16, 2011 12:48

Description:

(June 3, 2011) Dr J delivers the commencement address at Providence Academy on the spiritual calling of every human being.

Loved into Existence

Jun 16, 2011 21:02

Description:

(May 27, 2011) Dr J travels to Hong Kong to speak at a conference.  "The Family and Sexual Ethics: Christian Foundations and Public Values" featured scholars from the UK, US, mainland China, and Hong Kong.  Her talk is called "Loved into Existence."

Brad Wilcox Interview

Jun 8, 2011 45:53

Description:

(May 30, 2011) Dr J hosts "From the Front Lines of the Culture War" on Catholic Radio of San Diego.  Today she's interviewing Brad Wilcox, Director of the National Marriage Project at the University of Virginia, Associate Professor of Sociology at the University of Virginia, and a member of the James Madison Society at Princeton University.  They're discussing the so-called "decline" of marriage in American culture--turns out it's not across the board, and certain demographics are more prone to experience the breakdown of marriage than others.  They view this trend through various lenses, including the sexual revolution, the extremes of the feminist movement, and the rise of the "me" generation.  The publication Brad and Dr J referenced in their talk can be found here; check out CatholicRadioOfSanDiego.com for more information on the show.

3.5%

Jun 3, 2011 13:54

Description:

(June 1, 2011) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss the difference between perception and reality--as it pertains to the perceived percentage of people who are homosexual.

Interview: Dr. Jennifer Roback-Morse — Non-Religious Reasons to Support Traditional Marriage

Jun 1, 2011 42:18

Description:

(January 15, 2011) Young Americans are delaying or avoiding marriage while gay couples demand marriage as a civil right. What is at stake in this battle over traditional marriage and what can be done?  Dr J appears on "Eagle Forum Live with Phyllis Schlafly" to discuss the non-religious reasons to support marriage.  You can find more of Eagle Forum Live's programming at EagleForum.org/radio.

IVF in Germany

May 25, 2011 12:06

Description:

(May 18, 2011) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss Germany's recent decision to subsidize in vitro fertilization to stimulate their birthrate.

Andy Crouch Interview

May 23, 2011 46:47

Description:

(May 16, 2011) Dr J hosts "From the Front Lines of the Culture War" on Catholic Radio of San Diego.  Today she's interviewing Andy Crouch, author of "Culture Making: Recovering our Creative Calling."  Our focus needs to be on the things we're creating and upholding so that the "you're just against this" charge doesn't have a chance to stick.  Check out CatholicRadioOfSanDiego.com for more information on the show.

What Sex?

May 12, 2011 08:15

Description:

Butt sex.

(May 10, 2011) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss the recent "butt play" expo at Texas A&M. This podcast starts off with a graphic example of what was taught at the conference--not suitable for young ears.

"Easy" Divorce

May 12, 2011 09:07

Description:

(May 10, 2011) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss the baby boom generation's easy access and propensity to divorce--and the way it changes how we approach marriage in the first place.

Bill Duncan on "the Front Lines"

May 11, 2011 45:09

Description:

(May 9, 2011) Dr J hosts "From the Front Lines of the Culture War" on Catholic Radio of San Diego.  Today she's interviewing Bill Duncan, attorney and president of the Marriage Law Foundation, on a wide range of topics.  Their discussion includes Prop 8, DoMA, de facto parenting, and more.  Check out CatholicRadioOfSanDiego.com for more information on the show.

DoMA Drama

May 10, 2011 15:07

Description:

(May 4, 2011) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss the federal Defense of Marriage Act, the federal government's refusal to defend it when challenged in court, and the private legal defense that is stepping into the breach.

Dr. Morse’s testimony to MN Senate

May 3, 2011 12:06

Description:

(April 29, 2011) Dr J travels to Minnesota to speak at a senate hearing on a proposed marriage amendment to the state constitution.  The amendment, along the lines of those passed by popular vote in 31 other states, defines marriage as one man and one woman and would be voted on by the people of Minnesota.

Rev. Walter Hoye

Apr 29, 2011 38:07

Description:

(April 25, 2011) Dr J hosts "From the Front Lines of the Culture War" on Catholic Radio of San Diego.  She interviewed Reverend Walter Hoye, a prominent pastor in the pro-life movement who ministers in Oakland, California.  He was arrested and imprisoned for his pro-life ministry near a Planned Parenthood clinic.  Check out CatholicRadioOfSanDiego.com for more information on the show.

Marriage in the News

Apr 28, 2011 10:21

Description:

(April 25, 2011) You're listening to Dr J "From the Front Lines of the Culture War" on Catholic Radio of San Diego, where she's discussing local and national headlines of particular significance to the marriage movement.  Check out CatholicRadioOfSanDiego.com for more information on the show and what else is going on.

Dr J @ Stanford - Q & A

Apr 28, 2011 42:27

Description:

(April 18, 2011) After Dr J's talk at Stanford University, she took questions and answers from the students in attendance.  They had quite the lively discussion...  Please be advised--some of these questions may be overly explicit for very young listeners.

Her talk beforehand is available here.

Dr J @ Stanford - talk

Apr 28, 2011 41:42

Description:

(April 18, 2011) Dr J gave this talk at Stanford University's Anscombe Society on the reasons for marriage, and the ways in which it shapes society and the next generation.

She also took questions afterward--check out today's second podcast for that segment.

Loved Into Existence

Apr 27, 2011 39:17

Description:

(April 18, 2011) Dr J gave this talk, "Loved Into Existence," at UC Davis Law School.  She explains the ancient Christian teachings on marriage and love and the scientific and social support for these views.  She also details how societies built on intact families have less need for larger government.

Marriage without Adjectives @ Texas A&M

Apr 22, 2011 01:26:36

Description:

(April 8, 2011) Dr J gave this talk at Texas A&M on "Marriage without Adjectives."  She explains her work with the Ruth Institute, her experience as a campaign spokesman for Prop 8, some of the reasons to defend marriage, and what will happen if marriage is dismantled.

Marriage Movements on the Campus

Apr 21, 2011 44:30

Description:

(April 11, 2011) Dr J hosts "From the Front Lines of the Culture War" on Catholic Radio of San Diego.  She interviewed Anne Morse (of Berkeley) and Joseph Petrich (of the University of Pittsburgh), both of whom are actively involved in the support of marriage, on the marriage movement among college students.  Check out CatholicRadioOfSanDiego.com for more information on the show.

From the Front Lines of the Culture War...

Apr 21, 2011 46:12

Description:

(April 4, 2011) Dr J and Chuck LiMandri cohost their first episode of "From the Front Lines of the Culture War" on Catholic Radio of San Diego, where they list several of the cultural situations impacted by the nature--or, in some cases, the absence--of marriage.  These include cohabitation and premarital sex, having or not having children, the use of contraception and other artificial reproductive technologies, divorce, marriage redefinition, and various forms of cultural distain for marriage.  Check out CatholicRadioOfSanDiego.com for more information on their show.

Available now at an Internet near you...

Apr 20, 2011 12:10

Description:

(April 13, 2011) Dr J appears on Issues, Etc, where she and Todd Wilken discuss Arizona's attempts to restrict the online sales of prescription abortion-inducing drugs in their state.

Same-Sex Marriage Affects Everyone

Apr 15, 2011 52:46

Description:

(April 6, 2011) Dr J speaks at Wheaton College in Illinois.  Her talk is entitled "Same-Sex Marriage Affects Everyone," and in it, she covers the way marriage structures society, relates adults to children, and restricts government interference.

I'm Bored...

Mar 31, 2011 11:51

Description:

(March 29, 2011) Dr J appears on Issues, Etc, where she and Todd Wilken discuss...boredom.

Wanted: Hook-Ups (Online Edition)

Mar 25, 2011 19:30

Description:

(March 22, 2011) Dr J appears on Issues, Etc, where she and Todd Wilken discuss the new hook-up site for Chicago University students and the mentality that drives the hook-up culture.

She also updated us on her speaking engagement at Parents Involved in Education in South Carolina--watch for more on that in future podcasts.

NYT essay contest: "Modern Love"

Mar 23, 2011 12:08

Description:

(March 15, 2011) Dr J appears on Issues, Etc, where she and Todd Wilken discuss the New York Times' essay contest on "modern love."  They paint a gloomy picture of it...  Aren't "revolutions" ostensibly meant to improve things?  Why are we sticking with the tenets of the sexual revolution if they leave everyone so miserable?

DoMA and the UK foster system

Mar 23, 2011 12:44

Description:

(March 2, 2011) Dr J is once again a guest on Issues, Etc., where she and Todd discuss a couple of marriage-related issues.  In the US, President Obama's refusal to defend DoMA, the Defense of Marriage Act, is in the news.  In Great Britain, a couple has been removed from the foster care system because they aren't willing to indoctrinate the children in their care with sufficiently celebratory views on homosexuality.  These issues are being used to create a "new moral universe"--we hear a lot about "live and let live," but that definitely isn't what's going on here.

Eggsploitation

Mar 22, 2011 11:12

Description:

(March 15, 2011) Dr J traveled up to the Los Angeles area for a screening of "Eggsploitation," Jennifer Lahl's documentary on the fertility industry--in particular, the way egg donors are used by the process.  (Jennifer Lahl is one of Ruth Institute's academic advisors.)  She gives a short talk after the screening but before the author's Q&A.

Smart Sex @ Duquesne University

Mar 12, 2011 56:32

Description:

(February 3, 2011) Dr J traveled to the East Coast--fortunately she was able to avoid the snowstorms!--for a series of speaking engagements.  Here's her talk from the Federalist Society at Duquesne Law School in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania--it's called "Smart Sex."

Dr J speaks @ Nashville Republican Women's luncheon

Mar 12, 2011 53:25

Description:

(February 2011) During her visit to Nashville for Aquinas College's "Love & Life in the Divine Plan" conference, Dr J spoke to the Nashville Republican Women about her work with the Ruth Institute, the views of the next generation on marriage, and the consequences of abandoning or redefining the institution of marriage.

Sexual Medical Ethics with respect to Artificial Reproductive Technologies

Mar 10, 2011 25:51

Description:

(February 2, 2011) Dr J traveled to the East Coast--fortunately she was able to avoid the snowstorms!--for a series of speaking engagements.  Here's her talk from Franciscan University in Steubenville, Ohio, to a sexual medical ethics class of nursing students about artificial reproductive technologies.

Absent Motherhood

Mar 10, 2011 11:46

Description:

(March 8, 2011) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc. to discuss author Rahna Reiko Rizzuto's attempts to justify abandoning her family.  One wonders if she would be a guest on so many television shows if she were male instead of female.

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Mar 4, 2011 11:32

Description:

(February 4, 2011) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc. to discuss Barbara Bush's recent statement in support of New Yorkers for Equality and the tactics used by the marriage redefinition crowd to silence discussion of the consequences.

Dr J on "Religion, Politics, and the Culture"

Mar 4, 2011 45:26

Description:

(March 2, 2011) Dr J appears on Dennis O'Donovan's "Religion, Politics, and the Culture" to discuss the links between redefining marriage and redefining parenthood and her recent trip to testify before the Rhode Island legislature.

Maggie Gallagher on "Religion, Politics, and the Culture"

Mar 3, 2011 23:12

Description:

(March 1, 2011) Cross-posted from NOM's podcast: Maggie Gallagher appears on Dennis O'Donovan's "Religion, Politics, and the Culture" to discuss President Obama's refusal to uphold DoMA and the ramifications of this approach to legal and policy matters.

Wisconsin talk: Love, Life, and the Divine Plan

Feb 27, 2011 01:33:01

Description:

(February 23, 2011) Dr J travels to Wisconsin to speak to a group of seminarians on the 2009 bishops' letter "Love, Life, and the Divine Plan," which outlines four threats to marriage.  Afterward, she fields questions on the subject matter.

Dr J on "A Body of Truth"

Feb 25, 2011 27:18

Description:

(January 11, 2011) Dr J guests on "A Body of Truth" with Father Loya to discuss her book "Smart Sex" in the context of marriage, family, and the theology of the body.

Sister Jane Dominic on the Son Rise Morning Show

Feb 25, 2011 09:55

Description:

(February 4, 2011) Thanks to the Son Rise Morning Show and Sacred Heart Radio for sharing their interview with Sister Jane Dominic of Aquinas College with our podcast.  She speaks on the college's upcoming conference, Love & Life in the Divine Plan, on February 25th & 26th.

Conference 2011: Love, Life, & the Divine Plan

Feb 18, 2011 18:10

Description:

(February 15, 2011) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc. to discuss her recent trip to Rhode Island, where some members of the legislature are trying to ram through same-sex marriage.  They also discuss the upcoming conference in Nashville at Aquinas College: it's called Love, Life, and the Divine Plan.

Youth Movements

Jan 27, 2011 11:18

Description:

(January 25, 2011) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss the pro-life movement in the context of the recent March for Life in DC and the 38th anniversary of Roe v. Wade.  They also discuss the parallels between the sexual revolution and the current marriage redefinition movement.

DoMA: An Interview with Bill Duncan, Part II

Jan 27, 2011 07:20

Description:

(January 21, 2011) Dr J interviews attorney Bill Duncan on his amicus brief in the Massachusetts court case concerning the Defense of Marriage Act.  (Bill Duncan is general counsel for the National Organization for Marriage, which filed the brief.)  This is the "post-interview" track.

DoMA: An Interview with Bill Duncan

Jan 27, 2011 16:14

Description:

(January 21, 2011) Dr J interviews attorney Bill Duncan on his amicus brief in the Massachusetts court case concerning the Defense of Marriage Act.  (Bill Duncan is general counsel for the National Organization for Marriage, which filed the brief.)

Early Bird Contest winners

Jan 26, 2011 15:20

Description:

(January 14, 2011) Speaking from John Paul the Great Catholic University, Dr J explains the Reel Love Challenge and announces the winners of the Early Bird Contest.

Surrogacy & Homosexual Parenting

Jan 25, 2011 11:20

Description:

(January 18, 2011) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss surrogacy and gay parenting in the wake of the recent news item on Elton John and David Furnish's new son.

New Survey: Abortion Rates in the US

Jan 18, 2011 11:56

Description:

(January 11, 2011) When the economy goes down, it has far-reaching effects on the decisions people make.  Dr J and Todd Wilken discuss a slight increase in US abortion numbers, the marketing practices of the abortion industry, and the relationship between birth and hope.

Pro-Marriage, not Anti-Gay

Jan 7, 2011 06:09

Description:

(January 4, 2011) If you're pro-marriage...you're automatically anti-gay?  Because we all know that the only reason anyone supports anything is to tick off the other side.  Seriously?  But this is the way the same-sex marriage debate is often framed: instead of addressing legitimate issues and questions that are being asked, there is labeling, name-calling, and character assassination.  Let's talk.

Dr J on WFLA

Jan 5, 2011 11:41

Description:

(December 21, 2010) Lynne Miller interviews Dr J on WFLA's Bud Hedinger Live, where they discuss natural marriage, public policy, and the consequences of breaking down the family.

Reclaiming the Rainbow

Dec 23, 2010 11:45

Description:

(December 21, 2010) Reclaiming the Rainbow is stirring up a hornet's nest, most recently in the form of an entry on Anderson Cooper's "Ridiculist."

77 Non-Religious Reasons to Support Natural Marriage

Dec 22, 2010 01:02:49

Description:

(December 9, 2010) Dr J is the speaker for the first of Familia USA's "Marriage Building Series" of webinars.  Here she's giving a talk on "77 Non-Religious Reasons for One Man/One Woman Marriage," and she answers attendees' questions afterward.

Safe Sex

Dec 17, 2010 11:55

Description:

(October 20, 2010) The answer to the AIDS epidemic: more education?  That's according to Elton John, at least.  Dr J appears on Issues, Etc to discuss the situation and the reasons why obvious alternatives--like reducing the number of sex partners or even (gasp!) abstinence aren't being promoted.  What's the real meaning of "safe sex?"

Prop 8 on Issues, Etc (Part 2)

Dec 16, 2010 13:19

Description:

(December 7, 2010) Dr J appears on Issues, Etc, where she and Todd Wilken discuss the start of the Prop 8 appeals trial (technically the 3-judge panel--Reinhardt, Smith, and Hawkins--is evaluating whether there is grounds for an appeal) and what we can expect.

Jordan Lorence interview

Dec 15, 2010 11:29

Description:

(December 6, 2010) Dr J is reporting from the federal Prop 8 trial (the appeal is being heard at the San Francisco courthouse).  Here's her interview with Jordan Lorence, senior counsel & senior VP of the Alliance Defense Fund's Office of Strategic Initiatives in Washington, DC.

Austin Nimocks interview

Dec 15, 2010 04:43

Description:

(December 6, 2010) Dr J is reporting from the federal Prop 8 trial (the appeal is being heard at the San Francisco courthouse).  Here's her interview with Austin Nimocks, attorney and Prop 8 legal team member for the Alliance Defense Fund.

Prop 8 on Issues, Etc

Dec 14, 2010 10:33

Description:

(December 2, 2010) Dr J appears on Issues, Etc, where she and Todd Wilken discuss the start of the Prop 8 appeals trial.

Ron Prentice interview

Dec 8, 2010 03:51

Description:

(December 6, 2010) Dr J is reporting from the Prop 8 trial (the appeal is being heard at the San Francisco courthouse).  Here's her interview with Ron Prentice.

Bruce Hausknecht interview

Dec 8, 2010 08:13

Description:

(December 6, 2010) Dr J is reporting from the Prop 8 trial (the appeal is being heard at the San Francisco courthouse).  Here's her interview with Bruce Hausknecht of Focus on the Family's CitizenLink.

Bill May interview

Dec 8, 2010 06:07

Description:

(December 6, 2010) Dr J is reporting from the Prop 8 trial (the appeal is being heard at the San Francisco courthouse).  Here's her interview with Bill Mays.

Marriage Equality: Impossible (@ ASU)

Dec 7, 2010 26:53

Description:

(November 30, 2010) Dr J speaks at Arizona State University on why marriage "equality" is impossible, based on the mechanics of parenthood in each case.  Since marriage redefinition is using parenthood to wedge the door open (so to speak), this issue is highly cogent even though not all married couples are parents.

Marriage, Sex, and Social Justice

Dec 7, 2010 36:09

Description:

(November 19, 2010) Dr J speaks at Gordon College's convocation on the topics of marriage, sex, and social justice.  Her emphasis is on parenting and the way these decisions can positively (or adversely) affect child development.

Dr J's first lecture at Gordon College, "Sexual Liberation among the Urban Poor," is available here.

Sexual Liberation among the Urban Poor

Dec 1, 2010 38:57

Description:

(November 18, 2010) Dr J speaks at Gordon College on "The Sexual Liberation of the Urban Poor."  Arguably, when you examine how it plays out, not only is it not liberating--it's highly detrimental in many areas.  So what can we do?  How we can help?

The following day, Dr J spoke at Gordon on Marriage, Sex, and Social Justice--that podcast is available here.

Love & Fidelity Network Q&A

Dec 1, 2010 20:20

Description:

(November 13, 2010) After Dr J delivered her talk "Marriage without Adjectives" ( as part of the Love & Fidelity Network's 2010 conference at Princeton University), she took questions from the audience.

The "Marriage without Adjectives" talk is available here.

Love & Fidelity Network 2010

Nov 24, 2010 01:00:50

Description:

(November 13, 2010) Dr J delivers her talk "Marriage without Adjectives" as part of the Love & Fidelity Network's 2010 conference at Princeton University.

The Q&A following the talk is available here.

72%

Nov 22, 2010 20:29

Description:

(November 11, 2010) 72%--that's the rate of out-of-wedlock childbearing in the African-American community.  This is a bad thing--but, as Dr J is about to explain, many of the welfare policies of the federal government encourage out-of-wedlock childbearing.  What gives?

Johnny has Two Mommies & Four Dads

Nov 10, 2010 12:10

Description:

(November 2, 2010) The Boston Globe recently published an article entitled "Johnny has Two Mommies and Four Dads," and they're arguing that there's no reason to "limit" the number of parents a child has.  After all, this is for the child's benefit--that's why we're catering to the whims of the adults.  We've linked the article on the podcast page and the blog--check 'em out.

Retreat from Relationship

Nov 6, 2010 38:22

Description:

(October 28, 2010) Dr J travels to Duke University to speak on "Retreat from Relationship in the Hook-Up Culture."

Love & Economics

Nov 5, 2010 55:21

Description:

(October 28, 2010) The John Locke Foundation sponsors Dr J's speech in Raleigh, North Carolina on the how the functioning of the family enables the functioning of society.

Same-Sex Marriage: Why Not?

Oct 30, 2010 52:57

Description:

(October 16, 2010) Dr J addresses the Sacramento Department of Evangelization and Catholic Schools on the question of altering the definition of marriage to include same-sex unions.  She also examines the break-down of traditional marriage and the consequences of no-fault divorce.

The Meaning of Sex

Oct 28, 2010 50:15

Description:

(October 20, 2010) Dr J appears on Dennis O'Donovan's "Religion, Politics, and Culture" to discuss whether or not sex has any meaning.

Female Without Apology

Oct 23, 2010 01:19:41

Description:

(October 16, 2010) Dr J was invited to Kalamazoo this past weekend to speak at the Catholic Women's Conference of Southwest Michigan, where she gave two talks.  This is the first one: "Female Without Apology."

Her second talk, "Marriage Without Adjectives," is available here.

Marriage Without Adjectives

Oct 22, 2010 01:18:43

Description:

(October 16, 2010) Dr J was invited to Kalamazoo this past weekend to speak at the Catholic Women's Conference of Southwest Michigan, where she gave two talks.  This is the second one: "Marriage Without Adjectives."

Her first talk, "Female Without Apology," is available here.

Sex, Lies, & Videotape

Oct 21, 2010 11:39

Description:

(October 14, 2010) Does sex have meaning (beyond what we assign or refuse to assign to it)?  Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss the question in light of the recent suicide at Rutgers University.  An 18-year-old jumped from the George Washington Bridge after his roommate posted a homosexual sex video of him online.

And This Year's Award Goes to...

Oct 14, 2010 20:24

Description:

(October 7, 2010) Robert G. Edwards has just been awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for his work on in vitro fertilization.  Dr J and Todd Wilken discuss IVF's ramifications for human relationships during this segment of Issues, Etc.

Female without Apology

Oct 13, 2010 23:09

Description:

(October 12, 2010) Hot off the airwaves we've got Dr J's interview with Teresa Tomeo.  Today on her show Catholic Connection they discussed Dr J's upcoming appearance in Kalamazoo, Michigan at the Catholic Women's Conference.  She's giving two talks there this weekend: "Marriage without Adjectives" and "Female without Apology."

Dr J will be in Kalamazoo...

Oct 9, 2010 14:41

Description:

(October 2010) On Saturday, October 16, Dr J will be speaking as part of the Catholic Women's Conference in southeastern Michigan (specifically, she'll be in Kalamazoo).  Al Kresta (of "Kresta in the Afternoon) interviews her on this upcoming appearance and unpacks the subject on which she'll be speaking--"Marriage without Adjectives."

Dr J & Dr Gina on Reel Love Challenge

Oct 8, 2010 12:27

Description:

(October 4, 2010) Dr J appears on Dr Gina Louden's radio show "Truth Talk" to discuss Ruth Institute's newest project, the Reel Love Challenge.

Senate Blocks President Obama's Recess Appointments

Oct 7, 2010 02:24

Description:

(October 4, 2010) This podcast is a rebroadcast of Family New in Focus's coverage of the U.S. Senate's action to block President Obama's recess appointments.  The original is available here.

Jamie Gruber on Reel Love Challenge

Oct 6, 2010 14:43

Description:

(September 23, 2010) Bill Brooks, president of the North Carolina Family Policy Council, interviews ourexecutive director Jamie Gruber about Ruth Institute's newest project, Reel Love Challenge.  It's a 30-second film contest aimed at college students--the films should answer the question "How is lifelong love possible?"  $4500 and 5 flip video cameras will be given out as prizes; for more information, please visit www.ruthinstitute.org/reellovechallenge.

Smart Sex @ the Family Life Center

Oct 5, 2010 52:18

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(Septemer 22, 2010) Dr J delivers the keynote address at the fundraising dinner for the Family Life Center in Effingham, Illinois.  She discusses the concept of "smart sex" and how it works to attach mothers and fathers to their children and to one another.

Bill Duncan @ ITAF - Custody Law

Oct 4, 2010 50:10

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(August 2010) At Ruth Institute's "It Takes a Family" summer student conference, Bill Duncan (attorney and director of the Marriage Law Foundation) delivers his second talk--this one on United States custody law.

Bill's first talk, on marriage law, is available here.

Red Families v. Blue Families

Oct 2, 2010 12:34

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(September 28, 2010) Todd Wilken interviews Dr J on Issues, Etc about the recent book "Red Families v. Blue Families," written by Naomi Cahn and June Carbone.  The authors contend that blue families work better than red ones, but Dr J notes the high price this exacts (one that not everyone can afford) and a discrepancy between preaching and practice.

Interview with Kyleen Roe

Oct 1, 2010 16:39

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(September 2010) Dr J interviews Kyleen Roe, Outreach Specialist for the National Organization for Marriage.  They spoke about the marriage movement and the coming together of many different races and religions in support of marriage and family.

Catholic Teaching and Marriage Legalities

Sep 29, 2010 42:26

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(September 2010) Dr J speaks to a group of Catholic educators in Sacramento on the breakdown of the family and on 4 particular issues the Catholic bishops have identified as threats to marriage.  She advocates a return to Biblical teaching on marriage as a solution to the dissolution of the family.

Marriage Without Adjectives: Why the Church’s Position on Marriage Is Coherent and Judge Walker’s Isn’t

Sep 29, 2010 52:37

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(September 18, 2010) Dr J speaks in Oakland at the Manhattan Forum Conference, a project of the St Anthony of Padua Institute.  She discusses the essential public purpose of marriage and four key points same-sex marriage will undermine.

in SInC

Sep 22, 2010 12:02

Description:

(September 14, 2010) Dr J appears on Issues, Etc to discuss the SInC (=single income childless) phenomenon with Todd Wilken.  They're discussing how it affects the choices women make and the career paths they take.

Rev. Don Hamer @ San Diego County Courthouse

Sep 14, 2010 04:04

Description:

This is a broadcast of Dr J's interview with Reverend Don Hamer (they spoke at the Prop 8 rally on the San Diego county courthouse steps), especially poignant because he passed away unexpectedly earlier this year.  Rev Hamer was a vocal supporter of Prop 8 and a leader in the Better Courts Now movement, both covered in Ruth Institute's podcasts.

Adam Weinberg @ ITAF - Campus Activism

Sep 9, 2010 52:24

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(August 2010) At Ruth Institute's "It Takes a Family" summer student conference, Adam Weinberg (field coordinator from the Leadership Institute) delivers his second talk on campus activism (the first one's available here).  He discusses how to organize clubs, defining goals, and effectively hosting events, speakers, and debates.

Here's a link to one version of the YouTube clip referenced in the talk.

Adam's first talk, "Spreading the Message on Campus," is available here.

Robert Gagnon @ ITAF - Pauline Teaching

Sep 8, 2010 55:52

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At Ruth Institute's "It Takes a Family" summer student conference, Dr. Robert Gagnon (of Pittsburgh Theological Seminary) delivers his second talk--this one on the nature of homosexual unions and Paul's teachings on homosexuality.  He begins by discussing the nature of homosexual relationships, their stability, and the challenges they face (including his rebuttal of the "all-their-problems-are-the-result-of-homophobia" argument); then he discusses Pauline teaching and contemporary views on sexual sin in general and homosexuality in particular.

Dr. Gagnon's first talk, "Jesus & Sex," is available here.

It Takes a Family to Raise a Village

Sep 8, 2010 34:36

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(August 2010) Dr J delivers the closing lecture (also entitled "It Takes a Family to Raise a Village") at Ruth Institute's summer student conference.  She traces the roles of marriage in society and gives examples of how the devaluation of marriage has hurt women and children (particularly among the poor and those in Marxist states).

Jamie Gruber at Ohio's Summer of Marriage rally

Sep 4, 2010 04:30

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(July 20, 2010) On the midwestern leg of NOM's Summer Marriage Tour, Ruth Institute's executive director Jamie Gruber tag-teamed with Dr J (she led off with the New England leg of the bus tour).  Here in Lima, Ohio, Jamie delivers a short talk on the challenges faced by students who stand up for traditional marriage.

Millions Engage in Unwed Sex--Poor Suffer Most

Sep 3, 2010 11:37

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(August 31, 2010) Dr J joins Todd Wilken on Issues, Etc. to discuss how sex outside of marriage disproportionately disadvantages the poor.  She's contributing a chapter on this subject to the book Women, Sex & the Church: A Case for Catholic Teaching.

Bill Duncan @ ITAF

Sep 3, 2010 44:27

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(August 2010) Bill Duncan gave this talk--on marriage law--as part of "It Takes a Family," Ruth Institute's summer student conference this year in Southern California.  He traces the way United States law has treated marriage, explains how its legal views have altered over the centuries, and finally discusses the way that Judge Walker's federal Prop 8 ruling demolishes the core meaning of marriage.

Adam Weinberg @ ITAF - Spreading the Message on Campus

Sep 2, 2010 57:39

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(August 2010) At Ruth Institute's "It Takes a Family" summer student conference, Adam Weinberg (field coordinator from the Leadership Institute) delivered a talk entitled "Spreading the Message on Campus."  He discussed how to recruit and inform on campus and gave an overview of some of the discrimination and other obstacles conservative students face.

Adam's second talk, "Campus Activism," is available here.

Dr Robert Gagnon @ ITAF - Jesus & Sex

Sep 1, 2010 58:27

Description:

(August 2010) Dr. Robert Gagnon gave this talk as part of "It Takes a Family," Ruth Institute's summer student conference this year in Southern California.  A professor from Pittsburgh Theological Seminary, he delivered a talk entitled "Jesus and Sex."  Dr. Gagnon discussed what Jesus taught about sex--including marriage, homosexuality, and divorce--and how his teachings related to the Mosaic law and the mores of the culture.

Dr. Gagnon's second talk, on Pauline teaching, is available here.

Marriage and Freedom in Society

Aug 31, 2010 43:49

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(August 12, 2010) At Ruth Institute's "It Takes a Family" summer student conference, Dr J delivers the opening talk entitled "Marriage and Freedom in Society."  She discusses what the institution of marriage does for society and some of the consequences if it is removed or substantially altered--especially for the very young.

Shot in the Arm...or the Foot?

Aug 28, 2010 12:37

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(August 23, 2010) Prop 8's court cases have all made waves, but the first round in the federal arena is ending with increased scrutiny of Judge Walker's particular handling of the case.  His behavior has enlivened some people who were otherwise content not to pay attention...

Sarah Palin vs. Mama Grizzlies

Aug 28, 2010 12:00

Description:

(August 20, 2010) Dr J appears on Issues, Etc to discuss the recent anti-Sarah Palin video campaign put out by some "Mama Grizzlies."  These women are upset that someone who doesn't share their views proports to "speak for" them, but they conveniently forget the gripe when pro-choice women proport to "speak for" all of womankind.

Dr. Miriam Grossman @ ITAF

Aug 26, 2010 43:46

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(August 2010) Dr. Miriam Grossman gave this talk as part of "It Takes a Family," Ruth Institute's summer student conference this year in Southern California.  The author of You're Teaching My Child What? A Physician Exposes the Lies of Sex Education and How They Harm Your Child (2009) and Unprotected: A Campus Psychiatrist Reveals How Political Correctness Endangers Every Student (2009), she spoke on the physical and emotional effects premarital sex and the hook-up culture have on college students.

Love, Life, & the Divine Plan

Aug 25, 2010 01:03:45

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(August 2010) Dr J gave a reprise of this talk as part of "It Takes a Family," Ruth Institute's summer student conference this year in Southern California.  She discusses her life story and the 4 threats to marriage as outlined by the bishops in the Catholic church's paper of the same name.

Point of View

Aug 18, 2010 19:37

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(August 11, 2010) Dr J appears on radio program Point of View, where she and Penna Dexter discuss Judge Walker's recent Proposition 8 ruling.

Prop 8 Aftermath

Aug 8, 2010 30:37

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(August 5, 2010) Dr J appears on Steve Duignan's radio show to discuss Judge Walker's ruling on California's Proposition 8.

Gray Divorce

Aug 7, 2010 11:48

Description:

(July 28, 2010) Dr J appears on Issues, Etc to discuss "grey divorce"--couples who divorce in later life after being married for a long time (decades).  There's a lot of information out there on how to re-enter the singles scene and get on with your life, but why are these break-ups happening in the first place?

The "Un-Divorced"

Aug 6, 2010 10:34

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(August 3, 2010) The New York Times ran a piece on upper-middle-class married couples who have grown apart but choose to remain married for...convenience?  Tax purposes?  Inertia?  This definitely isn't an ideal, but is it a bad thing?  Dr J unpacks the idea and some of its ramifications.

Federal Ruling: Prop 8 Unconstitutional!

Aug 6, 2010 10:22

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(August 4, 2010) Federal Judge Vaughn Walker has just declared Prop 8, the California referendum that defines marriage between one man and one woman, unconstitutional.  There are lots of strong emotions on both sides of the situation, and the case promises to go on to the 9th circuit court of appeals and, probably, the United States Supreme Court.  Dr J clarifies some aspects of the case and outlines what's at stake.

Pastor Derek McCoy at Annapolis's Summer of Marriage rally

Jul 30, 2010 07:22

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(July 21, 2010) Derek McCoy, pastor at Beltsville, Maryland's Hope Christian Church, was at Annapolis's "Summer of Marriage" rally with Dr J (see "It Takes a lot of Faith to Believe in Same-Sex Marriage"), where he emphasized the importance of traditional marriage and the value of the vote in its defense.

Bishop Harry Jackson at Annapolis's Summer of Marriage rally

Jul 30, 2010 09:05

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(July 21, 2010) Bishop Harry Jackson, pastor of Beltsville, Maryland's Hope Christian Church, was at Annapolis's "Summer of Marriage" rally with Dr J (see "It Takes a lot of Faith to Believe in Same-Sex Marriage"), where he emphasized the value of the vote in the defense of traditional marriage.

Jim White at Trenton's Summer of Marriage rally

Jul 29, 2010 04:48

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(July 20, 2010) Jim White, former Supreme Director of the Knights of Columbus, was also at Trenton's "Summer of Marriage" rally with Dr J (see "Why Not Privatize Marriage?"), where he advocated civic participation and the accountibility of public officials in the defense of marriage.

Bishop John Smith at Trenton's Summer of Marriage rally

Jul 29, 2010 06:11

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(July 20, 2010) Bishop John Smith, the bishop of Trenton, New Jersey, was also at Trenton's "Summer of Marriage" rally with Dr J (see "Why Not Privatize Marriage?"), where he spoke in defense of traditional marriage and the complimentary differences between men and women.

NOM Summer Marriage Tour

Jul 28, 2010 02:26

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(July 21, 2010) This podcast is a rebroadcast of Family New in Focus's coverage of NOM's bus stops in Rhode Island and Annapolis.  The original is available here.

It Takes a lot of Faith to Believe in Same-Sex Marriage

Jul 28, 2010 13:13

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(July 21, 2010) Though NOM's Summer Marriage Tour continues through August 15, Annapolis, Maryland is Dr J's last stop.  Her final talk is entitled "It Takes a lot of Faith to Believe in Same-Sex Marriage."

[In]tolerance

Jul 24, 2010 12:12

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(July 20, 2010) Dr J updates Todd's listeners at Issues, Etc. on the progress of NOM's Summer Marriage Tour--especially the intolerance they experienced in Providence, Rhode Island when a well-organized group of same-sex "marriage" supporters tried to shout them down (as well as intimidating and threatening the listeners).  They also discuss a settlement in Mississippi, where a school student wants to bring a same-sex date to prom.

Chris Plante & Brian Brown at Providence’s Summer of Marriage rally

Jul 24, 2010 07:10

Description:

(July 18, 2010) Chris Plante, president of NOM's Rhode Island Chapter, and Brian Brown, president of NOM, were also at Providence's "Summer of Marriage" rally with Dr J (see "Redefining Marriage Redefines Parenthood").  The shouting and chanting you hear are the rainbow protestors, who also attended the rally.  We also have a few other reports of how they tried to disrupt the rally (here, here, here & here, and here) as well as audio and video (here, here, here, and here).  Much of this is on our blog, too.

Father John Codega at Providence's Summer of Marriage rally

Jul 23, 2010 08:15

Description:

(July 18, 2010) Father John Codega, advisory board member to Rhode Island's chapter of the National Organization for Marriage, was also at Providence's "Summer of Marriage" rally with Dr J (see "Redefining Marriage Redefines Parenthood").  The shouting and chanting you hear are the rainbow protestors, who also attended the rally.  We also have a few other reports of how they tried to disrupt the rally (here, here, here & here, and here) as well as audio and video (here, here, here, and here).  Much of this is also on our blog.

Scott Spear at Providence's Summer of Marriage rally

Jul 23, 2010 21:25

Description:

(July 18, 2010) Scott Spear, advisory board member to Rhode Island's chapter of the National Organization for Marriage, was also at Providence's "Summer of Marriage" rally with Dr J (see "Redefining Marriage Redefines Parenthood").  The shouting and chanting you hear are the rainbow protestors, who also attended the rally.  We also have a few other reports of how they tried to disrupt the rally (here, here, here & here, and here) as well as audio and video (here, here, here, and here).  Much of this is also on our blog.

Why Not Privatize Marriage?

Jul 22, 2010 11:25

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(July 20, 2010) NOM's Summer Marriage Tour is still going strong.  This segment comes to you from Trenton, New Jersey, where Dr J addressed the question, "Why not privatize marriage?"  It sounds good, but in her opinion, it won't last--tune in to find out why.

Redefining Marriage Redefines Parenthood

Jul 22, 2010 16:29

Description:

(July 18, 2010) From Providence, Rhode Island, Dr J continues her talk on the problems related to same-sex marriage and the redefinition of parenthood that results.  (NOM's Summer Marriage Tour bus schedule is available here.)  At several points during the talk you'll be able to hear the shouting and chanting of the rainbow protestors (intent on displaying their tolerance and acceptance for all to see, no doubt).

Children Deserve their Mothers and their Fathers

Jul 20, 2010 18:12

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(July 17, 2010) NOM's Summer Marriage Tour continues, and this time Dr J is speaking from Albany on the problems related to same-sex marriage and the dissolution of the biological basis of the family.  (Here's the bus schedule--check it out to see if she'll be in your neck of the woods.)  During the talk, Dr J and her listeners found themselves completely (deliberately) surrounded by rainbow protesters.

Interview with Karen Testerman

Jul 17, 2010 10:54

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(July 15, 2010) Dr J interviews Karen Testerman, founder of the Cornerstone Foundation and New Hampshire gubernatorial candidate, on the same-sex marriage developments in in that state.

Is it True that Same-Sex Marriage Affects Everyone?

Jul 16, 2010 12:22

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(July 15, 2010) Dr J is on the NOM Summer Marriage Tour's New England leg--she'll be stopping at various cities in the area to address questions about marriage (in the form of a 10-minute talk) and meet listeners.  The second talk--delivered in Manchester, New Hampshire--answers the question "Is it true that same-sex marriage affects everyone?"  To see if she'll be in your area, check the bus schedule.

What is the Essential Purpose of Marriage?

Jul 15, 2010 11:58

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(July 14, 2010) Dr J is on the NOM Summer Marriage Tour's New England leg--she'll be stopping at various cities in the area to address questions about marriage (in the form of a 10-minute talk) and meet listeners.  This first talk--delivered in Augusta, Maine--answers the question "What is the essential purpose of marriage?"  To see if she'll be in your area, check the bus schedule.

Defense of Marriage Act

Jul 15, 2010 12:36

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(July 14, 2010) Dr J and Todd Wilken spend this segment of Issues, Etc discussing the recent Massachusetts judge's ruling overturning DoMA, the federal Defense of Marriage Act.  She also gives us an update on what's happening on the Summer Marriage Tour (in which she's participating), a project of the National Organization for Marriage.

Finding Lifelong Love in a Hookup World

Jul 10, 2010 50:56

Description:

(June 24, 2010) Dr J speaks at the National Association of Catholic Family Life Ministers on the topic of same-sex marriage and why it has far-reaching implications for children in particular and society at large.

"Breaking Up is Hard to Do, Unless Everyone Else is Doing it Too"

Jul 9, 2010 12:21

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(July 6, 2010) Is divorce contagious?  Can it matter to your marriage if your friends are getting divorced?  According to a new study by Drs Rose McDermott, James H. Fowler, and Nicholas A. Christakis, the answer is yes.  Dr J has some insights into why this is so.

Provincetown and Kiddie Condoms

Jul 2, 2010 11:36

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(June 29, 2010) School nurses have been handing out condoms for years...but now in Massachusetts, they'll be giving them to elementary school children.  The "revised" policy (after considerable public and parental outcry) is to only give them to 5th and 6th graders.  Dr J has more details...

Smart Sex

Jun 30, 2010 08:27

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(June 25, 2010) Dr J appears on Sacred Heart Radio in Cincinnati, Ohio, to discuss smart sex, marriage, divorce, and the fruits of the sexual revolution in the context of the search for lifelong married love.

Fathers' Day and Homosexual Parenting

Jun 23, 2010 27:05

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(June 21, 2010) Dr J appears on The Drew Mariani Show to discuss the president's Father's Day proclamation (which included a reference to two-father families), homosexual parenting, and the recent study from Pediatrics championing lesbian parenting.

Just in Time for Father's Day...

Jun 19, 2010 11:39

Description:

(June 16, 2010) Pediatrics has released a study that's making quite a splash.  US National Longitudinal Lesbian Family Study: Psychological Adjustment of 17-year-old Adolescents maintains that two female parents are best for children, based on the self-reporting of the parents in the study, a small sample size of 78 children, and comparison with an unspecified control group.  Dr J's counter to the "study" is here.

Four Moral Issues

Jun 3, 2010 12:11

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(June 1, 2010)  According to Gallup's recent Values and Beliefs survey, Americans are "sharply divided" on 4 issues: doctor-assisted suicide, homosexual relations, abortion, and out-of-wedlock childbearing.  Close to half of us perceive these activities in particular as "morally acceptable;" close to half disagree and find them "morally wrong."  (The survey asked about 16 behaviors; these were the most evenly divided among those polled.)  Curious?  Listen in.

Abortion Counseling or Abortion Advertising?

May 27, 2010 12:03

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(May 25, 2010) Great Britain has just permitted ads for abortion to air on its television stations, and CBS covered the story and spotlighted one such ad, which never mentions the word "abortion" but directs viewers to an 800 number they can call for "balanced advice."  Just how balanced the advice is remains to be seen, since Marie Stopes representatives described the spot as "Britain's first-ever TV commercial for abortion services."

All the Single...Ladies?

May 20, 2010 13:16

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(April 18, 2010) ABC's Good Morning America recently did a story on a dance routine performed by 8-year-olds.  The reason this one merited media attention--well, here's the video.  It has quite a few people upset--with the surprising exception of the girls' parents.

The Ecology of the Pill

May 19, 2010 41:42

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(May 13, 2010) Dr J appears on Florida-based radio show Religion, Politics, and Culture to discuss the Pill's effects on sexuality and culture in America.  When it was first introduced, the assumption was made that it would basically result in "all the current options plus one"--but its effects have been much more far-reaching and have resulted in a drastic shift in sexual norms and mores.  As always, Dr J explains...

Out in Left Field

May 15, 2010 14:14

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(May 11, 2010) President Obama's pick for the Supreme Court, Solicitor-General Elena Kagan, is proving to be a bit of a mystery--she's never sat on the judicial bench and has a limited paper trail on the controversial issues on which she'll be expected to rule.  And in a bit of local excitement, the Ruth Institute has attracted the tolerant and reasonable attention of the Daily Kos.  Dr J and Todd Wilken discuss these developments in a segment of Issues, Etc.

The Institution Formerly Known as Marriage

May 13, 2010 52:46

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(April 24, 2010) Dr J appears at Berkeley University's Worldviews Conference to speak on "The Institution Formerly Known as Marriage."

Maggie Gallagher on Marriage

May 12, 2010 01:10:52

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(April 6, 2010) Maggie Gallagher speaks at Franciscan University in Steubenville, Ohio, on the meaning of marriage, what it (or its absence) means for children, and why it should be preserved for both individuals and society.  She is president of the National Organization for Marriage (NOM) and the Institute for Marriage and Public Policy (iMAPP).

Homosexuality at Seton Hall

May 7, 2010 12:10

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(May 4, 2010) Seton Hall University, the oldest diocesan Catholic university in the country, is offering a pro-same-sex marriage course, which has raised the objections of the diocese's bishop over its opposition to the Catholic church's position on the issues.  Dr. J and Todd Wilken have more in this Issues, Etc. segment.

50 Years on the Pill

May 4, 2010 12:19

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(April 30, 2010) Time Magazine is running an article on America's 50-year relationship with the Pill.  What was it designed to do?  What has it done?  Is it really that big of a deal--doesn't it just reflect trends and changes that were occurring already?  Dr J and Todd Wilken discuss this volatile subject on Issues, Etc.

Why Marriage Matters

May 1, 2010 46:00

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(April 28, 2010) Dr J appears on Catholic Answers Live! to discuss why the institution of marriage matters historically and presently in human society and to field questions on the subject.

The Hook-Up Culture

Apr 29, 2010 27:05

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(April 21, 2010) Jamie Gruber appears on The Drew Mariani Show to discuss the hook-up culture on college (and some high school) campuses.  What's the problem?  What's the solution?  Her insights include why the term used is ambiguous, the role of alcohol, other people as objects, and more.

Gay Divorce

Apr 27, 2010 11:39

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(April 20, 2010) The latest attempt to get same-sex marriage laws on the books ironically centers around the dissolution of same-sex relationships.  In the state of Texas (Texas!), where SSM initiatives were rejected by a 3-1 margin at the voting booth, this tactic has surfaced.  Dr J and Todd Wilken have more of the story...

Interview @ The King's College

Apr 21, 2010 01:14:52

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(February 8, 2010) Marvin Olasky, provost of New York City's The King's College and editor-in-chief of WORLD Christian Magazine, interviews Dr J on a wide range of topics relating to marriage and family.  Afterward, she takes student questions.

Commonwealth Club Forum: Same-Sex Marriage Court Cases at the State and Federal Levels

Apr 15, 2010 01:07:25

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(February 17, 2010) The Commonwealth Club of California hosts a speaker panel to discuss same-sex marriage, both in the context of the state and federal challenges through the courts and more generally in society and culture.  The four panelists are Molly McKay, media director for Marriage Equality USA; Jennifer Roback Morse, president and founder of the Ruth Institute, Therese Stewart, Chief Deputy City Attorney, San Francisco; and Kevin Snider, attorney for the plaintiffs in the federal court case over Prop 8, and Chief Counsel of the Pacific Justice Institute.  Doug Sovern, broadcast journalist of "Sovern Nation" and 3-time winner of the AP's "Reporter of the Year" Award for California, moderates.

Two Mommies Are as Good as Mom and Dad

Apr 14, 2010 10:46

Description:

(April 12, 2009) Judith Stacey and Timothy Biblarz's new study, "Two Mommies Are as Good as Mom and Dad," actually goes further than this: midway through the piece, the viewpoint becomes that women (or gay men) are better than heterosexual men.  Dr J has already responded in print; now she unpacks this study in a podcast.

Divorce Rate Falling

Mar 30, 2010 11:22

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(March 26, 2010) The Washington Post reported on Tuesday that the divorce rate is falling as the recession discourages couples from setting up separate households to deal with their differences.  Since economic hardship usually nudges the divorce rate up, Dr J finds this very interesting.

HR 4806

Mar 26, 2010 03:06

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(March 24, 2010) Adoption agencies are under fire--specifically, those whose beliefs won't permit them to place children with homosexual guardian(s).

This Just In: Some Homosexuals AREN'T Interested in Same-Sex Marriage

Mar 18, 2010 12:35

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(March 16, 2009) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet to discuss the recent Washington Post article (also spotlighted on RuthBlog) on gay marriage--specifically, how some homosexuals (a) aren't interested in getting married, or (b) would like to see the whole institution abolished.  This after all the pretense that the homosexual community was unilaterally interested in expanding the definition of marriage.

Oklahoma considers proposals to lower its divorce rate

Mar 16, 2010 12:07

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(March 9, 2010) The state of Oklahoma wants to lower its divorce rate, and its legislature is currently considering several ways to encourage couples to stay married (some of the solutions include preparation for marriage as well).  Is this a good thing?  When is it too much?  Dr J has some insights and examples of what other states have done.

Free Speech: Denied!

Mar 13, 2010 15:05

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(January 29, 2010) Dr J interviews attorneys for the Alliance Defense Fund about the students they represent when colleges prohibit certain types of free speech they deem "offensive."  Sounds innocuous, right?  Wrong--you won't believe the levels of censorship and intolerance practiced by some of the higher learning institutions here in the United States.

Anti-Discrimination Laws and Homosexuality

Mar 6, 2010 11:58

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(March 2, 2010) There's been a push for some time to add homosexuality to the list of "protected classes"--that is, to investigate the motives behind any wrongs committed against them and add other penalties to the punishment.  Dr J sheds some light on what this really means--and how it undermines the problem we're trying to solve.  Why are some humans more important and more protected than other humans?  And how will "symbolically" expanding the definition of a hate crime eliminate bullying, which ought to be addressed in any case?

Billboards in Atlanta

Feb 25, 2010 16:51

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(February 23, 2010) Billboards have been popping up all over Atlanta, Georgia, and their content has people upset.  Why?  One of the open secrets of Planned Parenthood (along with the eugenics nature and of its founding and the "racial preferences" expressed in the writings of its founders) is that it performs a disproportionately high number of abortions on the black community.  To point this out is, apparently, "racist"--no accompanying word on whether targeting ethnic communities for death is "racist."  Todd Wilken and Dr J have more of the details.

Is Capitalism Compatible with Christianity?

Feb 24, 2010 01:32:48

Description:

(February 2, 2010) Dr J travels to Stanford University, where she and Yaron Brook (of the Ayn Rand Institute) debate the question "Is Capitalism Compatible with Christianity?"  Some of the issues they explore include the definitions of reason and faith, human nature, individualism, freedom, Catholic teaching over a period of several centuries, the definition of capitalism, and the phenomina of love and altruism.

Toxic: The Debate over Same-Sex Marriage

Feb 23, 2010 01:13:58

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(February 9, 2010) Dr J appears at Socrates in the City, a lecture club in Manhattan, to discuss the toxicity of the debate over same-sex marriage.  Why is it suddenly so charged a subject that to question to homosexual marriage often means the questioner is insulted or silenced?  Dr J has some insights and fields questions on the subject afterward.  This podcast is a little over an hour long.

Prop 8 Update

Feb 18, 2010 10:44

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(February 16, 2010) The San Francisco Chronicle broke the story last week: Justice Walker, presiding over the Prop 8 federal court case on whether to overturn the decisive will of the voters of California, is a homosexual.  Frustratingly, the news on the case up to this point has been about all the leniency and powers of intrusive investigation Judge Walker has granted to the pro-gay-marriage side of the case (which have been struck down by the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, of all places).  Dr J has more on the issue...

Is Marriage Equality Possible?

Feb 12, 2010 58:15

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(February 9, 2010) Columbia University's Federalist Society hosts a debate between Dr J and Professor Katherine Franke based on the question "Is Marriage Equality Possible?"  About an hour of audio includes opening position (Dr J), arguments (Prof. Franke), and rebuttal (Dr J), as well as a brief question-and-answer period.

A Few Mornings After...

Feb 11, 2010 11:35

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(February 8, 2010) Dr J snatches a minute between speaking engagements in New York City to appear with Todd Wilken on Issues, Etc., where they discuss Focus on the Family's pro-life ad with Tim Tebow that generated so much pre-game controversy.  She also discusses Gen Y's views on abortion and other axioms of the feminist movement.

Values Voters

Feb 6, 2010 12:12

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(September 22, 2009) Dr J returns from the Values Voters Summit in Washington, D.C., to share some of the topics discussed there.  What does it mean to be a "values voter?"  Dr J touches on economics, morals, culture, and marriage in her explanation.

The Myth of Overpopulation

Feb 3, 2010 15:18

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(January 26, 2010) Dr J appears on The Drew Mariani Show to discuss the dramatic population decline occurring in the world's industrialized countries.  She also references a two-part documentary (Demographic Winter and Demographic Bomb, in which Dr J herself appears), available here.

Bristol Palin and Oprah

Jan 30, 2010 10:55

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(January 26, 2010) Oprah was dumbfounded and encouraged Bristol Palin to backtrack and rephrase her pledge to remain abstinent until marriage on a recent episode of her talk show.  Only in the face of Bristol's reiterated commitment did Oprah reluctantly voice encouragement.  The message was clear: that's a silly and nearly impossible goal.  Why couldn't Bristol get with the program and give a feminist-approved answer?  Aspirations to the presidency, a high-powered job, or an environmental mission all would have been acceptable alternatives.

Tim Tebow's Superbowl Ad

Jan 29, 2010 10:21

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(January 26, 2010) During this year's Superbowl, CBS is airing an ad featuring Tim Tebow.  The ad is proving controversial because Tim thanks his mom for his life (she was facing a difficult situation, and abortion was an option).  NOW and other pro-abortion groups are inscensed that this point is being raised at the Superbowl; Dr J takes some wind out of their sails.  She opens the segment with a joke...

Pew finding: Women Marry below their own Education and Income Levels

Jan 23, 2010 11:53

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(January 20, 2010) According to a recent study by the Pew Foundation, women are marrying men with lower incomes and education levels than they [the women] have.  No word on whether those women are happy with the arrangement, however.

Stepping Stones: The Genesis of Prop 8

Jan 22, 2010 29:32

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(January 20, 2010) Dr J discusses her experience with the start of the Prop 8 movement in San Diego: a sham hearing, deaf ears, and the bait-and-switch tactics used by the same-sex "marriage" movement.  She also shares some updates on the federal court case surrounding Proposition 8.

8.5 New Year's Resolutions

Jan 21, 2010 18:27

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(January 12, 2010) Dr J shares 8.5 tips for defending marriage in the New Year.

Prop 8 in the Federal Courts

Jan 20, 2010 23:52

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(January 12, 2010) Proposition 8, the referendum passed in November 2008 that defines marriage between one man and one woman, has survived numerous state-level challenges in the court system.  Ted Olsen and David Boies are leading a controversial federal-level challenge.  Dr J explains some of their tactics and takes them to task on their distortion of Prop 8 supporters' position.

On Show Trials

Jan 16, 2010 16:27

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(January 5, 2010) Last year, California voters passed Proposition 8--an amendment to the state's constitution defining marriage as "one man, one woman."  After surviving various legal challenges at the state level, it's under attack in the federal court system.  Dr J appears on "Issues, Etc." with Todd Wilken to discuss the proceedings; she also discusses how other legal battles related to homosexual "marriage" are playing out.

Egg Harvesting, Part 2

Jan 13, 2010 31:50

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(December 8, 2009) Jennifer Lahl continues her interview on "Issues After Dark," fielding questions on adult and embryonic stem cell research, gamete donor anonymity, and more.  (Part 1 of this interview is available here.)  The Center for Bioethics and Culture Network's website can be found at cbc-network.org.

Egg Harvesting, Part 1

Jan 12, 2010 22:45

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(December 8, 2009) Jennifer Lahl founded the Center for Bioethics and Culture Network 10 years ago; as a nurse and bioethicist, she is deeply concerned with medical progress at the expense of ethics and safety.  She serves on Ruth Institute's Academic Advisory Board and appears in this segment of "Issues After Dark" to discuss egg harvesting from the donor's persepective.  (Part 2 of this interview is available here.)  Calla Papademas' experience with the fertility industry, referenced in the podcast, is available here.

On Egg Harvesting, Means, and Ends

Jan 9, 2010 06:28

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(December 8, 2009) So where do the eggs used in fertility treatments come from?

E-Marriage = Gay Marriage?

Dec 24, 2009 13:04

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(December 15, 2009) If your state doesn't have laws that let you do what you'd like to do, how much can you "shop around" for one with different rules?  Dr J responds to the proposal (stated here by MSU legal researcher Adam Candeub) that we allow homosexual marriages to be performed over the internet.  It may alleviate the state-to-state legal battles appearing all over the United States...or it may be a foot-in-the-door policy like so many others.  How would we ensure that both parties are consenting?  Dr J addresses these concerns and much more on this episode of Issues, Etc.

Marriage in a Wider Context

Dec 18, 2009 54:26

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(December 17, 2009) This morning, Dr J appeared on Dennis O'Donovan's Florida-based radio show, "Religion, Politics, and Culture."  She discussed a wide range of topics--including equality, the so-called "sandwich generation," socialism, the Catholic Church, and European society--and how they relate to that particular social institution called "marriage."  Movements away from marriage make us all more vulnerable and allow expansion of the power of the state.  This podcast is roughly an hour long.

On Sexting

Dec 15, 2009 12:32

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(December 4, 2009) "Sexting"--the practice of sending pornographic self-portraits via cell-phone--has become a widespread part of the dating experience among young people.  Dr J unpacks how a casual attitude toward the human body--and sexting is just one of its manifestations--sends shocks through the sexual and emotional parts of your being.

Debunking No-Fault Divorce

Dec 1, 2009 12:06

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(November 24, 2009) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc. to discuss no-fault divorce and its 40-year legacy in Canada and the United States.  The discussion was sparked by Dr. Anne-Marie Ambert's report on the subject, "Divorce: Facts, Causes, and Consequences."

Marriage: Love & Life in the Divine Plan

Nov 25, 2009 02:40

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(November 18, 2009) The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops issues a pastoral letter on the source of marriage and its value to non-religious society.  View the entire letter here in PDF format.

Homosexuality v. Poverty

Nov 24, 2009 09:14

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(November 17, 2009) DC Catholic Charities has been issued an ultimatum by the City Council: change your views on homosexuality, or we won't allow you to participate in city contracts that aid the poor.  The council is trying to paint the situation as inflexibility on the part of the charities.  Dr J elucidates...

When Feminists Attack: The Sarah Palin Chronicles

Nov 21, 2009 15:10

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(November 17, 2009) Dr J appears on Issues, Etc. to discuss this morning's Barbara Walters/Sarah Palin interview and the ongoing reaction to Sarah Palin herself.  She's a very polarizing figure, even though she seems to fit the definition of a modern woman in many ways: mom of a large family, high-profile job with possibilities of promotion.  Yet feminists loathe her and conservatives applaud her.  Dr J elucidates the feminists' position and the reasons for their reaction to this pro-family politico.

Lines in the Sand

Nov 17, 2009 12:01

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(November 11, 2009) The U.S. Council of Catholic Bishops has been pushing for universal healthcare in America since the 1950's.  However, the current crop of legislation includes taxpayer funding for abortion.  Dr J unpacks their stance on the bill in this segment of Issues, Etc.

Maine's Vote on Same-Sex Marriage

Nov 5, 2009 11:49

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(November 3, 2009) Today Maine's citizens vote on whether to allow same-sex marriages to be performed in their state.  They will either become the first state where voters have supported gay marriage...or the 31st state whose voters have upheld traditional marriage.  Dr J has some thoughts on this historic vote.

Gay Marriage: An Economic Analysis

Nov 3, 2009 13:52

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(October 27, 2009) The New York Times titled "The Lifetime Cost of Being Gay" makes some larger (unintended) points about marriage in general.  Dr J illuminates them in this Issues, Etc segment.

On Civil Unions

Oct 20, 2009 12:31

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(October 13, 2009) Support for same-sex civil unions is on the rise among Americans, according to Greg Smith of the Pew Forum, though many Americans still oppose them.  What does this mean?  Dr J and Todd Wilken discuss some of the different ways to interpret the data on Issues, Etc.

Dr J on the issues of Same Sex Marriage

Oct 18, 2009 19:20

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(October 2-3, 2009) This is a 15 minute talk that Dr J presented to the CNP Action, Inc., meetings in Austin, TX this past week.  CNP Action is a sister organization to the Council for National Policy and is chaired by Phyllis Schlafly.  The talk discusses similarities of the Same Sex Marriage movement not only to Feminism, but also to Marxism.

Dr J interviews movie star Eduardo!

Oct 6, 2009 17:53

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(October 2, 2009) Just when we think that the Hollywood film community has completely turned its back on basic Christian values, a man like Eduardo Verástegui emerges and brings with him the movie "Bella," a powerful message of truth and charity.

Carrying Another Woman's Baby

Oct 2, 2009 13:23

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(September 29, 2009) What happens when artificial reproduction procedures go horribly wrong?

Some are more Equal than others...

Sep 25, 2009 12:51

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(September 15, 2009) Kai Feldblum is President Obama's pick to serve on the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.  Her views are making waves in the religious community because she has no tolerance for any objections to same-sex marriage, even in a religious and private context.  Dr J and Todd Wilken meet to discuss the arising conflicts in this arena, and how churches are poised to lose out.

The Definition of Parenthood

Sep 10, 2009 11:51

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(September 8, 2009) What makes a parent...well, a parent?  Historically, the couple who conceived and gave birth to you were recognized as your father and your mother.  However, the present-day definition is much more elastic.  Adults who have no biological or adoptive relation are being granted parental rights over children--sometimes as the biological parents are being excluded.  Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc. to discuss this troubling trend.

#4: Same-Sex Marriage in Vermont

Sep 5, 2009 12:11

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(September 1, 2009) Vermont becomes the 4th state to legalize homosexual marriage.  Dr J and Todd Wilken discuss how it happened, the next target(s) of the homosexual lobby, and why it's so important for supporters of traditional marriage to respond.

Informed Consent, et. al.

Sep 4, 2009 12:00

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(August 25, 2009) Ignorance = Informed Consent?  Dr J sheds some light on this troubling trend, the groups behind it, and how mothers and children are losing out.

Defense of Marriage Act

Sep 4, 2009 12:13

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(August 19, 2009) Dr J appears on Issues, Etc to discuss the Obama Justice Department's impending defense of DoMA.  She also shines some light on the strategies of the homosexual movement as they attempt to overturn the Defense of Marriage Act.

Marriage & Sex

Sep 3, 2009 01:03:16

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(June 12, 2009) Dr. J guest-lectures on the economic and societal impact of marriage and sex.  This talk, delivered at the Blackstone Legal Fellowship in Phoenix, is a little over an hour long.  Its companion talk was podcast on June 23, 2009.

The Secularization of Christian Higher Education

Aug 14, 2009 21:46

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(May 20, 2009) Dr J is once again a guest on Issues, Etc, where she discusses President Obama's commencement speech at the University of Notre Dame.

The Economic Way of Thinking

Aug 13, 2009 49:00

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(June 17, 2009) Dr J lectures at Acton University--a project of the Acton Institute--on the market and human behavior.

Double Standards in the Fight for Marriage

Aug 12, 2009 24:44

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(June 2, 2009) Dr J and Teresa Tomeo discuss the aftermath of the California Supreme Court's Prop 8 ruling and the direction of the fight for traditional marriage.  Catholic Connection's website is available here.

Beyond Contracts: Marriage and Economics

Aug 11, 2009 31:21

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(June 13, 2009) Dr J and Al Kresta meet during Acton University to discuss a wide variety of topics pertaining to the defense of traditional marriage.  Their conversation ranges over family law, feminism, the homosexual agenda, and the culture of mounting hostility to traditional marriage on college campuses.

Whatever Happened to Marriage?

Aug 11, 2009 49:05

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(July 22, 2009) Dr J appears on the radio program Catholic Answers Live, where she and Patrick discuss the homosexual marriage movement's aims and field related questions.

The Most Dangerous Type of Household for Children...Part II

Aug 1, 2009 12:39

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(July 28, 2009) Dr. J appears on Issues, Etc. to discuss the recent child abuse case from Dallas in the context of dangerous types of households for children.  The mother's cohabiting boyfriend imprisoned and abused her children for more than a year, explaining that he wasn't responsible for their well-being.  Listener advisory: the circumstances of this case, while not discussed in detail, are disturbing.

The Most Dangerous Type of Household for Children

Jul 31, 2009 12:15

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(June 27, 2009) Dr J appears on the What's Up Radio Program with Terry Lowry to discuss this question, which was sparked by a 2005 study in Pediatrics (results available here).

Charity in Truth

Jul 28, 2009 12:05

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(July 22, 2009) How do various schools of thought (and popular political stances) measure up to the laws of economics?  Pope Benedict XVI addresses the pro-life stance in this context in his June 29 encyclical; Dr. J provides exposition and explanation in this Issues, Etc. segment.

Does Marriage Cause Divorce?

Jul 27, 2009 11:59

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(July 15, 2009) Dr J guests on Issues, Etc. to discuss how cohabitation and divorce color our relationships and our marriages.

Unfaithfully Yours...Part II

Jul 23, 2009 31:37

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(July 13, 2009) Dr J appears on Al Kresta's radio program, "Kresta in the Afternoon," to discuss Caitlin Flanagan's article "Unfaithfully Yours."

Unfaithfully Yours

Jul 14, 2009 12:50

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(July 7, 2009) Dr. J and Todd Wilken of Issues, Etc. discuss Caitlin Flanagan's article "Unfaithfully Yours" (available here at Ruth Institute's blog).

On the Necessity of Fatherhood

Jul 9, 2009 23:32

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(June 15, 2009) Todd Wilken hosts Dr J on Issues, Etc.; their discussion centers on the role of fatherhood in the family and the repercussions of removing him.

It's Just Not Worth It

Jul 8, 2009 12:30

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(July 2, 2009) Dr. J and Todd discuss a female author's advice to throw in the towel on marriage--the effort and heartache outweigh the potential for personal happiness.  The article under scrutiny appeared in Atlantic Monthly.

Rep Cynthia Davis on the Rights of Donor-Conceived Persons

Jun 26, 2009 13:09

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(June 17, 2009) At this year's Acton University, Dr J reconnects with Missouri Representative Cynthia Davis to discuss her stand for the rights of donor-conceived persons.

Me-centered Marriage

Jun 26, 2009 21:38

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(June 23, 2009) Todd Wilken of Issues, Etc., interviews Dr J on Jon and Kate Gosselin of "Jon and Kate Plus 8" fame.  There's also more on our Ruth Youth blog here.

Interviews at the Ronald Reagan Courthouse in Los Angeles

Jun 25, 2009 21:35

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(May 25, 2009) Dr J travels to Los Angeles the day before the California Supreme Court's ruling on Prop 8 and interviews Gwen Patrick (former city council candidate) and her husband Chuck Patrick (area pastor).

So I'm Thinking of Buying a Car...

Jun 24, 2009 12:49

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(June 9, 2009) Todd Wilken of Issues, Etc., interviews Dr J on the "test drive" theory of relationships.

Iowa Supreme Court: Same-Sex Marriage

Jun 24, 2009 01:16:30

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(June 12, 2009) Dr. J guest-lectures on the recent Iowa Supreme Court ruling on homosexual marriage.  This talk, delivered at the Blackstone Legal Fellowship in Phoenix, is a little over an hour long.  Its companion talk is podcast on September 2, 2009.

Dr. George Delgado on the Ministry of Culture of Life Family Services

Jun 11, 2009 14:35

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(May 29, 2009) Dr J interviews Dr. George Delgado after the Culture of Life Family Services dinner in Escondito, California.  Dr. Delgado is CoLFS's medical director; he discusses the services offered to parents and children by his two branches in San Diego and Escondito.

Reactions and Ramifications: Proposition 8

Jun 10, 2009 08:06

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(May 26, 2009) Todd Wilken of Issues, Etc., interviews Dr J on the reactions to the California Supreme Court's decision to uphold Proposition 8.

Rev. Walter Hoye on Abortion and Imprisonment

Jun 9, 2009 12:20

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(May 29, 2009) Dr J interviews Rev Walter Hoye after the Culture of Life Family Services dinner in Escondito, California.  Rev Hoye was imprisoned for offering counseling on alternatives to abortion outside an Oakland clinic.

May 31st Rally for Prop 8 at the San Diego Courthouse

Jun 2, 2009 13:43

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(May 31, 2009) Dr J is asked to speak to a crowd of perhaps 300 supporters and afterward, she circles through and interviews a few of the demonstrators.

Guiding Your Kids Toward Chastity

May 30, 2009 02:11:03

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Dr J was asked to address a group of parents from two different Catholic parishes on the topic of chastity. The talk is a little over an hour, delivered at the Whispering Winds camp in Julian, CA

May 25, Memorial Day at the LA Courthouse steps

May 27, 2009 22:24

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Dr J goes up to LA to take the temperature of demonstrators outside the California courthouse just hours before the Supreme Court decision to either uphold or overturn Prop 8 in California.

Dr J on The Forum - AMERICAN CHRISTIAN NETWORK Part two

May 18, 2009 29:17

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Part two of a an interview between attorney Michael Smith and Martin Houser of the Forum, in which they continue their discussion with Dr J concerning the issues of marriage and probing into the question of the very purpose of marriage

Challenges Facing Today's Mothers

May 16, 2009 37:50

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Another great interview between Dr J and Todd Wilken of Issue, Etc. They are discussing the influences on the 20th Century Femininist movement on the 21st Century mother.

Dr J on The Forum - AMERICAN CHRISTIAN NETWORK

May 7, 2009 29:11

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Attorney, Michael Smith interviews Dr. J on the implications of Same Sex Marriage on children.

Radical Feminism in the 21st Century - Good or not so good?

Apr 8, 2009 10:16

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Feminist activists of the 1960's might have actually overlooked a fairly significant aspect to the movement -- children. Dr J has some riveting comments about this topic as she is interviewed on Issues Etc.

Dr J on Dateline Washingtion, Radio America

Mar 31, 2009 10:16

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An interview with Greg Corombos of Radio America and Dr J discussing recent political wranglings concerning Same Sex Marriage in Vermont, as well as the redoubling of attacks on the Defense of Marriage Act.

Sexual Innuendo More Prevalent Amongst Teens?

Mar 28, 2009 11:37

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Todd Wilken of Issues, Etc., interviews Dr J on the prevalence of sex amongst teenagers today

NPR's Poke at the Pope - HIV in Africa

Mar 21, 2009 12:20

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Another great interview with Todd Wilken and Dr J from his show, Issues Etc. they discuss the Pope's comments about condoms during his recent trip to Africa

Sebelius, Teen Pregnancy and Designer Babies

Mar 6, 2009 24:33

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Another great interview with Todd Wilken of Issues Etc, and our founder, Dr J. They discuss the Obama Administration’s selection of the new Health and Human Services Director, Kathleen Sibelius. Dr Morse shares her thoughts on the the rise in teen pregnancy as well as the latest trend from techno-medicine: what some are calling designer babies.

"Ban" on Gay Marriage in California

Mar 6, 2009 11:34

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Dr J and moderator Todd Wilken discuss the recent declaration by Hollywood's Sean Penn at the Oscar Ceremony regarding the outcome of Prop 8. If we voted yes, should we be ashamed? Listen and tell us what you think...

Alternatives to Feminism

Feb 27, 2009 20:02

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(April 2008) At Harvard University, Dr J is asked to speak during a conference on Feminism.