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Making Marriage Cool -- Standing up for Traditional Marriage
Demography and Public Policy: Q&A Session

(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.

Direct download: Dec20_12.mp3
Category:Family -- posted at: 10:00pm PDT

Demography and Public Policy: Dr J's paper

(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.

Direct download: Dec19a_12.mp3
Category:Family -- posted at: 9:00pm PDT

Marriage & Society @ Cardinal Gibbons High School

(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.

Direct download: Dec18_12.mp3
Category:Marriage -- posted at: 9:00pm PDT

Natural Marriage @ Cardinal Gibbons High School

(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.

Direct download: Dec17_12.mp3
Category:Marriage -- posted at: 9:00pm PDT

Circle of Experts: Bill Duncan

(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.

Direct download: Dec13_12.mp3
Category:Circle of Experts -- posted at: 9:00pm PDT

Catholics @ Work 2012

(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.

Direct download: Dec12_12.mp3
Category:same-sex unions -- posted at: 9:00pm PDT