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  • A New Terror Travel Tactic Is Born (Todd Bensman)
    05:00 -06:00
    02-03-20

    Todd Bensman

    Todd Bensman is the Senior National Security Fellow at the Center for Immigration Studies.  Bensman’s body of work with policy and intelligence operations is founded on more than 20 years of experience as an award-winning journalist.

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  • Nick Sandmann Lawsuit and other Timely Topics (Matt Archbold)
    05:00 -06:00
    02-04-20

    Matt Archbold

    Matt Archbold is a father of five children, an author, and a columnist for several prominent Catholic publications. Matt’s book “Faith Under Fire –Dramatic Stories of Christian Courage” has received wide acclaim for its portrayals of Christians facing intolerance.

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  • When Does Human Life Begin? (Francis Etheredge)
    05:00 -06:00
    02-05-20

    Francis Etheredge

    Francis Etheredge is married with eight children, plus three in heaven. He is the author of  The Human Person: A Bioethical WordThe Family on Pilgrimage: God Leads Through Dead Ends and Conception: An Icon of the Beginning,  as well as The Prayerful Kiss.

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  • Why do so few US Catholics believe in the Real Presence? (Dr. Chad Pecknold)
    05:00 -06:00
    02-06-20

    Dr. Chad Pecknold

    Dr. Chad Pecknold has been a Professor of Historical & Systematic Theology in the School of Theology at The Catholic University of America in Washington, DC. He has authored or edited five books relating the thought of St. Augustine to modern philosophical reasoning.

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  • Is Pius IX, A Pope for Our Times? (Fr. Paul McDonald)
    05:00 -06:00
    02-07-20

    Fr. Paul McDonald

    Fr. Paul McDonald was ordained in 1988 and is currently the pastor of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Chippawa, Ontario, Canada, in the Diocese of St. Catharines. Follow him on Twitter @paulus1988.

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  • Nationalism, Populism, and the Future of the West (Dr. R.R. Reno)
    05:00 -06:00
    02-10-20

    Dr. R. R. Reno

    Dr. R. R. Reno, is the editor of First Things magazine. He was formerly a professor of theology and ethics at Creighton University. Reno is the author of several books, including  Return of the Strong Gods: Nationalism, Populism, and the Future of the West.

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  • Timely Topics: Goodbye to Celibacy? (Fr Fessio)
    05:00 -06:00
    02-11-20

    Father Joseph Fessio, S.J

    In 1974 Father Joseph Fessio, S.J. completed his doctoral studies in theology under then-Professor Joseph Ratzinger (who would later become Pope Benedict XVI). Father Fessio founded Ignatius Press, one of the world’s largest Catholic publishers, in 1978

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  • Will Catholics Be “Left Behind”? (Carl Olson)
    05:00 -06:00
    02-12-20

    Carl E. Olson

    Carl E. Olson, MTS, is the editor of Catholic World Report and Ignatius Insight. He is the author of two best-selling books, Will Catholics Be “Left Behind”? and The Da Vinci Hoax, and the author of hundreds of articles on theology, Scripture, current events, and apologetics.

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  • A Mother’s Heart – Keeping Your Kids Catholic (Sally Read)
    05:00 -06:00
    02-13-20

    Sally Read

    Sally Read is the author of Night’s Bright Darkness: A Modern Conversion Story, Annunciation: A Call to Faith in a Broken World (Ignatius Press), and three books of poetry published by Bloodaxe Books.

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  • Seven Sisters Apostolate (Janette Howe)
    05:00 -06:00
    02-14-20

    Janette Howe

    Janette Howe is a registered nurse and also an active Lay Missionary of Charity, which supports a disciplined Eucharistic life, coupled with knowing, loving and serving the poor among us.

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  • The Tyranny of Social Justice (Christopher DeGroot)
    05:00 -06:00
    02-17-20

    Christopher DeGroot

    Christopher DeGroot is the editor of The Agonist Journal. His writing has appeared in The American Spectator, The Daily Caller, American Thinker,  and elsewhere. Follow him at @CEGrotius.

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  • Timely Topics: Mercy in Marriage (Teresa Tomeo)
    05:00 -06:00
    02-18-20

    Teresa Tomeo

    Teresa Tomeo is a syndicated Catholic talk show host, author of numerous books, and an international speaker. She has more than 30 years of experience in TV, radio and newspaper, 20 of which were as a secular reporter/anchor in the Detroit market.

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  • Soulmates and Other Myths (Dr. Catherine Pakaluk)
    05:00 -06:00
    02-19-20

    Dr. Catherine Ruth Pakaluk

    Dr. Catherine Ruth Pakaluk joined the faculty at the Busch School in the summer of 2016 and is the founder of the Social Research academic area, where she is an Assistant Professor of Social Research and Economic Thought.

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  • The Catholic Case Against Open Borders (James Kalb)
    05:00 -06:00
    02-20-20

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    James Kalb is a lawyer, independent scholar, and Catholic convert who lives in Brooklyn, New York. He is the author of The Tyranny of Liberalism: Understanding and Overcoming Administered Freedom, Inquisitorial Tolerance, and Equality by Command (ISI Books, 2008), and, most recently, Against Inclusiveness: How the Diversity Regime is Flattening America and the West and What to Do About It (Angelico Press, 2013)

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  • Parental Burnout and Music Education (Annie Holmquist)
    05:00 -06:00
    02-21-20

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    Annie Holmquist is Editor of Intellectual Takeout. Annie received a B.A. in Biblical Studies from the University of Northwestern-St. Paul. She also brings 20+ years of experience as a music educator and a volunteer teacher – particularly with inner-city children – to the table in her research and writing. In her spare time, Annie enjoys the outdoors, gardening, reading, and events with family and friends.

     

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  • A Defense Against Clericalism (Dr. Alan Fimister)
    05:00 -06:00
    02-24-20

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    Dr. Alan Fimister is an Assistant Professor of Theology and Church History at St John Vianney Theological Seminary in Denver, Colorado, and Director of the Dialogos Institute. He is a native of Newcastle upon Tyne.

     

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  • Catholic Relief Services and Other Timely Topics (Michael Hichborn)
    05:00 -06:00
    02-25-20

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    Michael Hichborn, founder and president of the Lepanto Institute, is a well known public figure in the pro-life movement.  Michael spent seven and a half years as  American Life League’s Director of the Defend the Faith project.  In this capacity, Michael has researched and produced an annual report on organizations receiving grant money from the Catholic Campaign for Human Development.

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  • Physician-Assisted Suicide in New Hampshire (Ellen Kolb)
    05:00 -06:00
    02-26-20

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    Ellen Kolb is a pro-life activist and slow-but-steady hiker in New Hampshire. She works to support activists, policymakers, and nonprofit organizations with their communications and advocacy needs. Ellen is also an experienced legislative researcher and campaign staffer.

     

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  • Uganda and Ideological Imperialism (Dr. Jennifer Morse)
    05:00 -06:00
    02-27-20

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    Dr. Jennifer Morse is the founder of the Ruth Institute, a global non-profit organization that defends the family at home and in the public square and equips others to do the same. She is passionate about equipping family advocates with the knowledge and confidence to defend the family at home and in the public square.

     

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