Ruth Institute Podcast (circle of experts)
Making Marriage Cool -- Standing up for Traditional Marriage
Sex and the iWorld

(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.

Direct download: Jan26_13.mp3
Category:Circle of Experts -- posted at: 4:00am PST

DOMA for Dummies

(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.

Direct download: Jan09_12.mp3
Category:Circle of Experts -- posted at: 3:00am PST

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 PST

Circle of Experts: Doug Allen

(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.

Direct download: Nov21_12.mp3
Category:Circle of Experts -- posted at: 9:00am PST

Circle of Experts: Dr. Jenet Erickson

(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.

Direct download: Nov20_12.mp3
Category:Circle of Experts -- posted at: 9:00am PST

Circle of Experts: Tom Peters

(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.

Direct download: Nov07_12.mp3
Category:Circle of Experts -- posted at: 4:16pm PST