2010

October 16, 2010

Dan Savage, on his new online “It Gets Better” project, aimed at reaching LGBT youths in the aftermath of the recent surge in suicides among gay young people. He is also a writer. Jeff Sharlet, Assistant Professor of English at Dartmouth College, on his new book, C Street – The Fundamentalist Threat to American Democracy. […]

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October 9, 2010

Dr. Robby Jones, Founder and CEO of the Public Religion Research Institute, on this week’s release of the third American Values Survey.  Conducted every two years as the nation prepares for national elections, this year’s survey showed some surprising findings, including an overlap between those who identify themselves as part of the Tea Party movement […]

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October 2, 2010

Rep. Keith Ellison, D-Minnesota, on the increasing anti-Muslim trend plaguing our country.  Ellison, elected in 2006, was the first Muslim elected to Congress.  Now in his second term representing Minnesota’s Fifth District, Ellison tells Rev. Gaddy about the impact he believes this trend is having and who he believes is behind it. Greg Lebel, Assistant […]

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September 25, 2010

Interfaith Alliance’s weekly radio show and podcast State of Belief brings you a special episode featuring a web exclusive extended interview with Chely Wright, an award-winning country music singer/songwriter from Kansas.   Earlier this year, she made public that she was gay, and she has chronicled her journey through life, love and music in her new […]

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September 18-19, 2010

Tune in this weekend to Interfaith Alliance’s weekly radio show and podcast State of Belief for a roundtable discussion on religion and politics featuring… …Rev. Dr. Joan Brown Campbell, director of the Department of Religion at the Chautauqua Institution.  She is the former general secretary of the National Council of Churches. … Karen Armstrong, author […]

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September 11-12, 2010

Tune in this weekend to Interfaith Alliance’s weekly radio show and podcast State of Belief to hear… … Richard Land, president of the Southern Baptist Convention’s Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission on the mission of the Convention. …Greg Lebel, Assistant Professor of Political Management at The George Washington University on the role of religion on […]

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August 28 – 29, 2010

Tune in this weekend to Interfaith Alliance’s weekly radio show and podcast State of Belief to hear… …Salam al Marayati of the Muslim Public Affairs Council on the proposed Islamic center near Ground Zero…Brian Barnard, an attorney who just won a major court victory for religious freedom in Utah…and Professor Mallory McDuff on the interfaith […]

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August 21 – 22, 2010

Tune in this weekend to Interfaith Alliance’s weekly radio show and podcast State of Belief to hear… Professor Melissa Rogers on the legal and constitutional implications of controversy over the proposed Islamic Center near ground zero …Rev. Ruth Meyers on the development of an Episcopal marriage rite for same-gendered couples …and Pastor Dan Schultz on […]

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August 14 – 15, 2010

Tune in this weekend to Interfaith Alliance’s weekly radio show and podcast State of Belief to hear… … Jennifer Pizer, Senior Counsel and Marriage Project Director at Lambda Legal, on the recent decision that declared Proposition 8 unconstitutional and re-opened the door to marriage equality in California.  …Rev. Glenn Jenks, an Episcopalian minister and President […]

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August 7 – 8, 2010

Tune in this weekend to Interfaith Alliance’s weekly radio show and podcast State of Belief to hear… … Dr. Jim Forbes, leader of the Healing of the Nations Foundation, and former pastor of Riverside Church in New York City on Shirley Sherrod and the role of race in American politics. … Peter Laarman, executive director […]

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