Ruth Institute Podcast
Making Marriage Cool -- Standing up for Traditional Marriage
Betsy Kerekes on "Morning Air"

(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.

Direct download: Jun27_14.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:30am PDT

Acton 2014: The Family & the State

(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.

Direct download: Jun24_14.mp3
Category:Family -- posted at: 11:00am PDT

Acton 2014: The Family & The Market

(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?

Direct download: Jun23_14.mp3
Category:Family -- posted at: 11:00am PDT

Acton 2014: An Economic Way of Thinking

(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.

Direct download: Jun19_14.mp3
Category:Family -- posted at: 11:30am PDT

Blackstone 2014: Defending Marriage

(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.

Direct download: Jun17_14.mp3
Category:Marriage -- posted at: 8:00am PDT

Blackstone 2014: Love & Economics

(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!

Direct download: Jun16_14.mp3
Category:Marriage -- posted at: 1:57pm PDT