Rachel Maddow on the president’s vow to rescind the Johnson Amendment and on religious liberty rhetoric

Rachel Maddow on the president’s vow to rescind the Johnson Amendment and on religious liberty rhetoric; on where she expects our government to take us next and where she’s looking for new leaders to emerge from; on what rising to today’s biggest challenges might look like; and on where she draws hope from.

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Rachel Maddow on the phenomenon of “fake news”

Rachel Maddow on the phenomenon of “fake news,” and the use of that expression by the Trump administration; on vetting news stories for truthfulness; and what news stories are keeping her on the edge of her seat right now.

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Rachel Maddow on whether she sees the nation as having fundamentally changed

Rachel Maddow on whether she sees the nation as having fundamentally changed; whether extreme partisanship is impacting our politics in unprecedented ways; on her focus on Russian interference in the 2016 election and her decision on how to cover White House statements vs. actions.

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Rachel Maddow on whether the election results have changed the mission of her show

Rachel Maddow on whether the election results have changed the mission of her show and whether she feels more needed; on how she feels about some people seeing her as an investigative reporter; on how she sees herself; and what she wants her show to achieve.

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Proclamation from California Controller Betty Yee

Proclamation from California Controller Betty Yee; Rabbi Jack Moline on the work of Interfaith Alliance

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Awardees Diane Rehm and Khizr Khan

Awardees Diane Rehm and Khizr Khan in conversation with Rabbi Jack Moline

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Rabbi Jack Moline on Walter Cronkite’s legacy

Rabbi Jack Moline on Walter Cronkite’s legacy

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2017 Walter Cronkite Awards

2017 Walter Cronkite Awards: Mitchell Gold welcome; Rev. Welton Gaddy invocation; Rabbi Jack Moline opening words; Mary Dixon Raibman remembers Bishop Jane Holmes Dixon

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Rabbi David Saperstein, former Ambassador-at-large for International Religious Freedom.

Welton will be joined in the second half of the show by Rabbi David Saperstein, who recently completed his tenure as Ambassador-at-large for International Religious Freedom. Saperstein is the former longtime director of the Union for Reform Judaism’s Religious Action Center and was nominated by President Obama in 2014. As the first non-Christian to hold […]

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Mike McCurry, former Clinton Administration press secretary

As we grapple with an unprecedented loss of faith in media and government in America, we’ll hear from someone who has navigated both. This week on State of Belief, Interfaith Alliance’s radio show and podcast, we’ll speak with Mike McCurry, who served as President Clinton’s press secretary during some of the most contentious moments in […]

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