Ruth Institute Podcast
Making Marriage Cool -- Standing up for Traditional Marriage
Interview: Dr. Jennifer Roback-Morse — Non-Religious Reasons to Support Traditional Marriage

(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.

Direct download: May31_11.mp3
Category:Marriage -- posted at: 10:10am PST

IVF in Germany

(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.

Direct download: May24_11.mp3
Category:artificial reproductive technologies -- posted at: 10:07am PST

Andy Crouch Interview

(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.

Direct download: May23_11.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:00am PST

What Sex?

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.

Direct download: May11b_11.mp3
Category:love & sex -- posted at: 8:33am PST

"Easy" Divorce

(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.

Direct download: May11a_11.mp3
Category:divorce -- posted at: 8:17am PST

Bill Duncan on "the Front Lines"

(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.

Direct download: May10_11.mp3
Category:homosexual parenting -- posted at: 11:14am PST

DoMA Drama

(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.

Direct download: May09_11.mp3
Category:Marriage -- posted at: 1:54pm PST

Dr. Morse’s testimony to MN Senate

(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.

Direct download: May03_11.mp3
Category:Marriage -- posted at: 9:00pm PST