A Word from Welton on the need to actively denounce and oppose white supremacy and hate

And Welton will share some thoughts on the essential need to step up and speak out in the face of white supremacy and hate – regardless of the level at which such tendencies show themselves.

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Rabbi Jack Moline, President, Interfaith Alliance

It was inspiring to see a diverse group of faith leaders gather in Charlottesville to stand against racism and hate, but we later saw images of those same leaders under attack by white supremacists. We’ll be joined by Interfaith Alliance president Rabbi Jack Moline to discuss interfaith activism in an era of hate.

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Pastor Mike McBride, PICO Network Live Free Campaign

No matter how deeply recent events have wounded white people of faith, African Americans have been wounded even more. Welton will be joined by Pastor Mike McBride, director of the Live Free Campaign at PICO Network, who delivered a strong message this week that thoughts and prayers are no longer enough. What America needs, he […]

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Investigative Journalist Sarah Posner

Host Rev. Welton Gaddy will be joined by investigative journalist Sarah Posner, who was in Vieginia for the devastating events last weekend. Together they’ll tackle tough questions about the Trump administration’s support for the “alt-right,” the overlap between conservative Christians and racists and what to expect from white supremacists who are vowing to hold new […]

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A Word from Welton

Finally, don’t miss a special word from Welton as he looks back at this week’s news, including the escalating tensions between the United States and North Korea, and explains why he thinks it’s a sign that the mixing of religion and politics has reached a new level in threatening our democracy.

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Peter Montgomery, author, POTUS Shield: Trump’s Dominionist Prayer Warriors and the ‘Prophetic Order of the United States.’

The extreme political religious right is having a profound effect on our president – and therefore on every one of us, like it or not. Welton will explore the effects with People For the American Way Senior Fellow Peter Montgomery, author of a disturbing new report: POTUS Shield: Trump’s Dominionist Prayer Warriors and the ‘Prophetic […]

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Dr. Linda Seger, author, Jesus Rode a Donkey: Why Millions of Christians are Democrats

The mess that is America’s immigration policy has only grown worse in the erratic, unaccountable environment fostered by the current administration. With human lives in the balance, people and communities of faith have stepped up through the sanctuary movement. Dr. Linda Seger, a Colorado Springs-based activist and author of Jesus Rode a Donkey: Why Millions […]

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Terry Heaton, author, The Gospel of Self: How Jesus Joined the GOP

Host Rev. Welton Gaddy will be joined by Terry Heaton, a retired television executive and author of The Gospel of Self: How Jesus Joined the GOP, who in the 1980s served as executive director of Pat Robertson’s 700 Club TV show. For many Americans, Robertson turns up in rather amusing clips shared on the Internet; […]

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Political management expert Greg Lebel

Finally, Welton will be joined by political management expert Greg Lebel for a conversation on how the Trump administration is changing our country, including everyday life and America’s vital relationships abroad. It’s easy to lose perspective with so much news coming out of Washington. We’ll check in with Greg to place this news within the […]

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Dr. Kevin M. Kruse, author, One Nation Under God: How Corporate America Invented Christian America.

It’s no secret that the Religious Right has taken on an entirely new level of influence under President Trump. Our present circumstances mandate that we revisit a 2015 interview with Princeton history professor Kevin Kruse, author of the invaluable book One Nation Under God: How Corporate America Invented Christian America. As you’ll hear, the seemingly […]

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