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

(July 22, 2018) Dr J is a guest of Hunter Forman on his podcast "Everything Like Such As." They're discussing the sexual revolution, the genesis of the Ruth Institute, and its ongoing work.

This podcast is a rebroadcast of two segments of Hunter's podcast "Everything Like Such As."

Direct download: Jul22_18.mp3
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(June 21, 2018) Live from this year's Acton University, Dr J is Al Kresta's guest on his eponymous radio show from Ave Maria. Between workshops, they're discussing the recent controversy that has come to light regarding Cardinal McCarrick's sexual misconduct.

Direct download: Jul05_18.mp3
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May 14, 2018) Dr J is once again Teresa Tomeo's guest on Ave Maria Radio's Catholic Connection. They're discussing Ruth Institute's upcoming "Healing Family Breakdown" workshop on May 19 in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

Healing Family Breakdown will be held at St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church in Ann Arbor, Michigan. More details here.

Direct download: May14_18.mp3
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(April 26, 2018) Father Paul Sullins is once again a guest of Drew Mariani on his eponymous show on Relevant Radio. They're discussing the recent survey on belief in God in the United States.

Dr. Paul Sullins is a senior research associate over at the Ruth Institute and recently retired Professor of Sociology at the Catholic University of America, among many other things. Check out his bio over on our website.

Direct download: Apr26_18.mp3
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(April 18, 2018) We welcome Father Paul Sullins, Ruth Institute's senior research associate. He is once again a guest of Drew Mariani on his eponymous show on Relevant Radio. They're discussing falling Mass attendance among Catholics--particularly the younger set--in the United States.

Direct download: Apr18_18.mp3
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(March 28, 2017) Dr J gives a brief introduction to the founding and mission of the Ruth Institute at Business Network International's annual dinner. She discusses children's need for their own parents, family structure, California's Prop 8, being labeled a "hate group," and so on.

Direct download: Mar28_18.mp3
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(February 14, 2018) Dr J is speaking with John Harper on Relevant Radio's "Morning Air" about 101 Tips for a Happier Marriage, one of the books she coauthored with Betsy Kerekes, and Ruth Institute's "Go to Confession" campaign running in Lake Charles, Louisiana during Lent.

Direct download: Feb14_18.mp3
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(March 23, 2017) Dr J is speaking with Jon Leonetti on his morning show on Iowa Catholic Radio about Ruth Institute's "Go to Confession" campaign.

Direct download: Mar23_17.mp3
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(March 16, 2017) Dr J is speaking with John Harper on Relevant Radio's Morning Air about Ruth Institute's "Go to Confession" campaign.

Direct download: Mar16_17.mp3
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(November 21, 2016) Dr J was invited to speak at the Altar Society in Lake Charles on the work and history of the Ruth Institute.

Direct download: Jan13_17.mp3
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(July 22, 2016) Dr J is once again Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc. They're discussing Ivanka Trump's speech at the GOP convention, gender identity politics, and the NBA's punitive actions toward North Carolina in light of transgender politics.

Direct download: Jul22_16.mp3
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(June 15, 2016) It's that time of year again--Dr J is at Acton University in Grand Rapids, Michigan. She's been with the conference since the beginning, and she always gives one of the foundational lectures designed to orient religious leaders in basic economic concepts. Head on over to the Ruth Refuge for the Q&A afterward, too.

Direct download: Jun16_16.mp3
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Did Feminism Ruin Women? Partially.

(January 10, 2013) Samantha Schroeder is a guest on The Drew Mariani Show, where she and Drew discussed feminism in the context of her recent article, "Was Rush Limbaugh Right When He Said Feminism 'Ruined Women'? Partially." Samantha is program assistant at the Alexander Hamilton Society and blogs at the Ruth Institute.

Direct download: Jan24_13.mp3
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Acton: Basic Economics Q&A

(June 13, 2012) Dr J takes questions after her talk on basic economics from Acton's annual conference. If you missed the talk, check out today's previous podcast.

Direct download: Jun28b_12.mp3
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Acton: Basic Economics

(June 13, 2012) Dr J speaks on basic economics from Acton's annual conference this year. She also takes questions after the talk--check out the next podcast for that.

Direct download: Jun28a_12.mp3
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President Obama’s Alienation of Roman Catholic Voters

(October 13, 2011) Last fall, Dr J and Todd Wilken met on Issues, Etc to discuss President Obama's alienation of Roman Catholic voters.

Direct download: May24_12.mp3
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A Closer Look: Student Initiatives for Marriage & Life

(April 25, 2012) Dr J, Jim McGlone, and Anne Morse are all guests of Sheila Liaugminas on Relevant Radio's "A Closer Look." They're discussing the marriage and life issues--specifically in the context of student initiatives on the positive side. Jim McGlone is president of Harvard True Love Revolution and Harvard Right to Life, and Anne Morse is president of Berkeley Students for Life.

Direct download: Apr27_12.mp3
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Religious Freedom Rally: Pastor Netz Gómez

(March 23, 2012) Pastor Netz Gómez, radio talk show host and pastor of Houses of Light Church, prays for guidance and healing at the religious liberty rally in San Diego, California--part of nation-wide swell that included 140 rallies that day. Check out our podcast stream to hear the other speakers.

Direct download: Apr18e_12.mp3
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Religious Freedom Rally: Kathy Marler

(March 23, 2012) Kathy Marler, director of public affairs for the Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter Day Saints, speaks on the nature of public discourse and what a religious perspective brings to the table at the religious liberty rally in San Diego, California--part of nation-wide swell that included 140 rallies that day. Check out our podcast stream to hear the other speakers.

Direct download: Apr18d_12.mp3
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Dr. Dale S. Kuehne on "A Closer Look"

(February 15, 2012) Dr Dale Kuehne, one of Ruth Institute's Circle of Experts, is a guest of Sheila Liaugminas on "A Closer Look" to discuss the global economic situation in the context of ethics.

Direct download: Mar09_12.mp3
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MacLaurin Center Dialogue: Dr J & Bill Doherty

(February 29, 2012) Dr J and Dr Bill Doherty dialogue about sexual education and the views that underlie it from the MacLaurin Center in Twin Cities. Dr. Doherty is a family Social Science professor at the University of Minnesota.

Direct download: Mar05_12.mp3
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Promotion of Gay Rights Internationally

(December 13, 2012) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss Secretary Clinton's assertion that religious liberty and homosexual rights stem from the same source.

Direct download: Jan13_12.mp3
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Austin Nimocks & Shoshana Grossbard interviews

(December 12, 2011) Dr J hosts "From the Front Lines of the Culture War" on Catholic Radio of San Diego. Today she's interviewing Austin Nimocks, senior legal counsel for the Alliance Defense Fund, and Shoshana Grossbard, professor of economics at San Diego State University and founding editor of the Review of Economics of the Household. They're discussing Canada's recent [unsuccessful] attempt to legalize polygamy.

For Dr J's interview with Paul Diamond, check out the previous podcast. Also check out her Issues, Etc. interview on the Canadian polygamy ruling.

Direct download: Dec21_11.mp3
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Paul Diamond interview

(December 12, 2011) Dr J hosts "From the Front Lines of the Culture War" on Catholic Radio of San Diego. Today she's interviewing barrister Paul Diamond, who specializes in defending religious liberty in the United Kingdom.

Direct download: Dec20_11.mp3
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Vatican funding Adult Stem Cell Research

(November 8, 2011) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss the Vatican's decision to fund adult stem-cell research via a small biotech company in the United States.

Direct download: Dec09_11.mp3
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