Ruth Institute Podcast
Making Marriage Cool -- Standing up for Traditional Marriage
Youth Movements

(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.

Direct download: Jan27_11.mp3
Category:abortion -- posted at: 2:00am PDT

DoMA: An Interview with Bill Duncan, Part II

(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.

Direct download: Jan26b_11.mp3
Category:Marriage -- posted at: 10:58am PDT

DoMA: An Interview with Bill Duncan

(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.)

Direct download: Jan26a_11.mp3
Category:Marriage -- posted at: 10:55am PDT

Early Bird Contest winners

(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.

Direct download: Jan25_11.mp3
Category:Reel Love Challenge -- posted at: 10:49am PDT

Surrogacy & Homosexual Parenting

(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.

Direct download: Jan24_11.mp3
Category:homosexual parenting -- posted at: 2:20pm PDT

New Survey: Abortion Rates in the US

(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.

Direct download: Jan18_11.mp3
Category:abortion -- posted at: 9:46am PDT

Pro-Marriage, not Anti-Gay

(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.

Direct download: HP9180Printing_ViP.mp4
Category:Marriage -- posted at: 11:31am PDT

Dr J on WFLA

(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.

Direct download: Jan04_11.mp3
Category:Marriage -- posted at: 9:29am PDT