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Joel Kotkin: As the Old Faiths Collapse (Part II)

May 4, 2020
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Joel Kotkin joins us to continue our conversation about an article he co-wrote with Alicia Kurimska called, ‘As the Old Faiths Collapse, the Greens, Social Justice Warriors, and Techno-Futurists Aim to Fill the Void.’

Joel Kotkin: As the Old Faiths Collapse (Part I)

Apr 27, 2020
Joel Kotkin
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Our guest is Joel Kotkin.  Joel joins us to talk about an article he co-wrote with Alicia Kurimska called, ‘As the Old Faiths Collapse, the Greens, Social Justice Warriors, and Techno-Futurists Aim to Fill the Void.’

Dr. Mark Silk on USCIRF (Part II)

Apr 6, 2020
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Dr. Mark Silk joins us to continue our conversation about the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom, USCIRF.

Dr. Mark Silk on USCIRF

Mar 30, 2020
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Dr. Mark Silk joins us to talk about the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom, USCIRF.

Grants for religious institutions to improve security

Jan 28, 2020
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Religious institutions can soon apply for grants to make services for worshippers more secure. That's after President Donald Trump signed into law a bill introduced by Michigan U-S Senator Gary Peters.

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As Americans celebrate space exploration with the 50th anniversary the Apollo 11 mission and moon landing, a Grand Valley State University is exploring the impact religion has on astronauts travelling through the cosmos. 

Does a voyage to outer space resemble a sacred pilgrimage? Deana Weibel, a professor of anthropology at Grand Valley State University has interviewed six NASA astronauts how their travels to the heavens has impacted their religious perspective?

Keele Burgin (Part II)

Apr 22, 2019

Keele Burgin returns to continue our conversation about her book, ‘Wholly Unraveled.’

Selections from Keele’s Bio at keeleburgin.com:

Keele has been active in International non-profits for over twenty-five years.  She has had a leadership role on the Board of Directors for two women focused International non-profits, Friendship Bridge and Starfish Impact.

Wholly Unraveled

Apr 15, 2019

Keele Burgin joins us to talk about her book, ‘Wholly Unraveled.’

Selections from Keele’s Bio at keeleburgin.com:

Keele has been active in International non-profits for over twenty-five years.  She has had a leadership role on the Board of Directors for two women focused International non-profits, Friendship Bridge and Starfish Impact.

Colin Bossen (Part II)

Jan 28, 2019
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Unitarian Universalist Minister Colin Bossen returns to Common Threads to continue our conversation.  about his article, The Universalist Klansman

Colin Bossen

Jan 20, 2019
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We’re joined by Unitarian Universalist Minister Colin Bossen.  Rev. Bossen is here to discuss his article, The Universalist Klansman

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