Ruth Institute Podcast (religious liberty)
Making Marriage Cool -- Standing up for Traditional Marriage

(September 6, 2017) Dr J is Al Kresta's guest on his eponymous radio show from Ave Maria. They're discussing the ongoing saga of the Ruth Institute being terminated by their online payment processing service because of their classification as a "hate group" by the Southern Poverty Law Center.

Direct download: Sep07_17.mp3
Category:religious liberty -- posted at: 12:00pm PDT

(September 6, 2017) Dr J is once again Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc. They're discussing the ongoing saga of the Ruth Institute being terminated by their online payment processing service because of their inclusion on the Southern Poverty Law Center's "hate map."

At the beginning of the podcast, Todd mentioned Issues's annual Making the Case conference--here's the link for registration details.

Direct download: Sep06_17.mp3
Category:religious liberty -- posted at: 12:00pm PDT

(August 30, 2017) Dr J is Anna Mitchell's guest on Sacred Heart Radio's Son Rise Morning Show. They're discussing the Southern Poverty Law Center's "hate map," which lists several religious and family-oriented organizations (including us) as "hate groups."

Direct download: Aug30_17.mp3
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(March 31, 2016) Dr J addresses students, parents, lawyers, and clergy members at Patrick Henry College in Purcellville, VA. She was speaking at the Unity Summit, an event addressing threats to America's first, second, and seventh amendments. Her talk is entitled "Reclaiming Religious Freedom and the First Amendment--Hint: We've Got to Talk about Sex!"

Direct download: Mar31_16.mp3
Category:religious liberty -- posted at: 12:00pm PDT

(January 13, 2015) Dr J is once again Todd Wilkin's guest on Issues, Etc. They're discussing the Pope's upcoming encyclical on the environment--and what he won't say.

Direct download: Jan13_15.mp3
Category:religious liberty -- posted at: 12:00pm PDT

(November 26, 2014) Dr J is John Harper's guest on Relevant Radio's "Morning Air," where they discussed the reaction to Pope Francis among Catholics, various media outlets, and political groups (among others).

Direct download: Dec01_14.mp3
Category:religious liberty -- posted at: 11:30am PDT

Nicolle Martin interview

(July 12, 2014) While Dr J was at Alliance Defending Freedom's Collegiate Academy this past weekend, she had the opportunity to interview attorney Nicolle Martin about one of her cases, Masterpiece Cake Shop.

Direct download: Jul16_14.mp3
Category:religious liberty -- posted at: 11:30am PDT

"A Closer Look" at New Mexico's Recent Marriage Ruling

(August 26, 2013) Dr J and ITAF alum Michael Bradley are guests of Sheila Liaugminas on "A Closer Look," where they discussed the work of the Ruth Institute, our annual "It Takes a Family to Raise a Village" student conference, and the recent court ruling in New Mexico that stomps on wedding vendors' religious freedoms in the name of "tolerance."

Direct download: Aug28_13.mp3
Category:religious liberty -- posted at: 4:00pm PDT

RI Remarks 2013: Kellie Fiedorek

(January 15, 2013) Kellie Fiedorek, attorney with the Alliance Defending Freedom, shares some prepared remarks before the Rhode Island House Judiciary Committee as they consider how to vote on a bill that would redefine marriage. Remarks by Dr. J and Father Bernard Healey are also available in our podcast stream.

Direct download: Jan17c_13.mp3
Category:religious liberty -- posted at: 10:25am PDT

Dr J @ the Rally for Religious Freedom

(October 20, 2012) Dr. J speaks on the healthcare mandate, Catholicism, and Religious Freedom at the Rally for Religious Freedom in San Diego.

Direct download: Oct23_12.mp3
Category:religious liberty -- posted at: 1:39pm PDT

Dr J & Samantha Schroeder on "A Closer Look"

(August 15, 2012) Dr J and Samantha Schroeder (one of this year's ITAF alums) appear on Sheila Liaugminas' radio show "A Closer Look" to discuss today's shooting at the Family Research Council headquarters in D.C. They also discuss the recent Chick-Fil-A situation--and how it played out much differently than the narrative the media tried to project.

Direct download: Aug15_12.mp3
Category:religious liberty -- posted at: 4:00pm PDT

Fortnight for Freedom

(June 26, 2012) Dr J and Todd Wilken meet on Issues, Etc to discuss the Fortnight for Religious Liberty in the context of HHS-mandated contraception funding by Catholic organizations.

Direct download: Jul19_12.mp3
Category:religious liberty -- posted at: 3:00am PDT

War of the Vendee: an Interview with Jim Morlino

(June 25, 2012) Dr J interviews Jim Morlino of Navis pictures on his most recent film The War of the Vendee. It chronicles the story of a town in revolutionary France who fought back against the government when it tried to conscript them and get rid of their priest, and the entire cast is composed of children.

Direct download: Jun27_12.mp3
Category:religious liberty -- posted at: 7:14am PDT

Fr. Raymond de Souza interview

(June 15, 2012) Dr J's reporting from Acton University, where she interviewed Father Raymond de Souza on his work at the Archdiocese of Kingston and as a university chaplain at Queens University. This podcast is also part of our series during the Fortnight of Religious Freedom. Dr J and Father de Souza are discussing, among other things, the meanings of freedom and responsiblity.

Direct download: Jun19_12.mp3
Category:religious liberty -- posted at: 9:56am PDT

Fr. Gregory Jensen interview

(June, 2012) Dr J's reporting from Acton University, where she interviewed Father Gregory Jensen on his work at the University of Wisconsin as part of our series during the Fortnight of Religious Freedom. They're discussing, among other things, the nature of liberty.

Direct download: Jun18_12.mp3
Category:religious liberty -- posted at: 1:47pm PDT

Religious Freedom Rally: Jim Garlow

(March 23, 2012) Jim Garlow, senior pastor of Skyline Wesleyan Church and chairman of Renewing American Leadership in Washington D.C., speaks on unmuzzling the pulpit at the religious liberty rally in San Diego, California--part of a nation-wide swell that included 140 rallies that day. Check out our podcast stream to hear the other speakers.

Direct download: Apr18o_12.mp3
Category:religious liberty -- posted at: 5:30pm PDT

Religious Freedom Rally: Rick Scarborough

(March 23, 2012) Rick Scarborough, author and president of Vision America, speaks on interdenominational cooperation at the religious liberty rally in San Diego, California--part of a nation-wide swell that included 140 rallies that day. Check out our podcast stream to hear the other speakers.

Direct download: Apr18n_12.mp3
Category:religious liberty -- posted at: 5:00pm PDT

Religious Freedom Rally: Thomas McKenna

(March 23, 2012) Thomas McKenna, founder and president of Catholic Action, speaks on Catholic opposition to the HHS mandate at the religious liberty rally in San Diego, California--part of a nation-wide swell that included 140 rallies that day. Check out our podcast stream to hear the other speakers.

Direct download: Apr18m_12.mp3
Category:religious liberty -- posted at: 4:30pm PDT

Religious Freedom Rally: Charles LiMandri

(March 23, 2012) Charles LiMandri, San Diego attorney and talk show co-host with our own Dr J, discusses the unconstitutionality of the HHS mandate 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: Apr18l_12.mp3
Category:religious liberty -- posted at: 4:00pm PDT

Religious Freedom Rally: Dran Reese

(March 23, 2012) Dran Reese, director of the Salt and Light Council, encourages attendees to be politically involved and make their voices heard 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: Apr18k_12.mp3
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Religious Freedom Rally: Dr. Derry Connolly

(March 23, 2012) Dr. Derry Connolly, president of John Paul the Great University, speaks on the HHS mandate's attack on religious freedom at the religious liberty rally in San Diego, California--part of a nation-wide swell that included 140 rallies that day. Check out our podcast stream to hear the other speakers.

Direct download: Apr18j_12.mp3
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Religious Freedom Rally: Chris Clark

(March 23, 2012) Chris Clark, senior pastor of East Clairemont Baptist Church, speaks on the relationship between government and the church 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: Apr18i_12.mp3
Category:religious liberty -- posted at: 1:30pm PDT

Religious Freedom Rally: Hugh Largey

(March 23, 2012) Hugh Largey, President of Chapter Charities of the San Diego Knights of Columbus, speaks on the government's encroachment on religious freedom and autonomy 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: Apr18h_12.mp3
Category:religious liberty -- posted at: 1:18pm PDT

Religious Freedom Rally: Joseph Infranco

(March 23, 2012) Joseph Infranco, senior vice president and senior legal counsel for the Alliance Defense Fund, speaks on the HHS mandate's attack on religious freedom 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: Apr18g_12.mp3
Category:religious liberty -- posted at: 1:05pm PDT