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Culture Friday: The condition of free speech

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is April 13th. Thank you for joining us for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher.  It’s Culture Friday and time to welcome John Stonestreet. John is president of the Colson Center for Christian Worldview.

San Juan’s cat problem

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Friday, April 13th. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from member-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard.  The sliver of land that makes up Old San Juan, Puerto Rico, is three square miles. In that small area live hundreds of feral cats....

Addressing the opioid crisis

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s The World and Everything in It from member-supported WORLD Radio. Today is Wednesday, April 11th. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard. KENT COVINGTON, HOST: And I’m Kent Covington. Grim statistics are out on deaths from drug overdose.  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s most recent available data show more than 67,000 Americans died...

Changes to immigration courts

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is April 10th. Thank you for joining us for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. We’ve reported on the backlog in immigration courts. The number of cases topped 650,000. That was earlier this year, and now it’s even...

A new trafficking law

NICK EICHER, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It, the fight against human trafficking. MARY REICHARD, HOST: President Bill Clinton signed the Trafficking Victims Protection Act. That was the first law to make sex and labor trafficking a federal crime, and it took effect in the year 2000. Since then, Congress passed dozens...

Culture Friday: Lessons from Martin Luther King Jr.

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is April 6th. Thank you for joining us for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. CRONKITE: Good evening. Dr. Martin Luther King, the apostle of nonviolence in the civil-rights movement, has been shot to death in Memphis,...

Homelessness in Colorado

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It. The law of unintended consequences may be in play in the Centennial State.

Discovering signs of eating disorders

NICK EICHER, HOST: It’s The World and Everything in It from member-supported WORLD Radio. Today is Thursday, April 5th. Good morning, I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. The acronym ANRED stands for Anorexia Nervosa and Related Eating Disorders. It’s a group that estimates that 8 million Americans suffer from an eating disorder. Seven...

Martin Luther King Jr.’s life and legacy

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s The World and Everything in It from member-supported WORLD Radio. Today is Wednesday, April 4th. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard. KENT COVINGTON, HOST: And I’m Kent Covington. 50 years ago today, an assassin shot and killed Baptist preacher and civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. in Memphis, Tennessee. He was just 39...

Crime decrease in a New Jersey town

NICK EICHER, HOST: From member-supported WORLD Radio, this is The World and Everything in It for Tuesday, April 3rd. Good morning, I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. So far this year, 58 black men have been shot and killed by police officers around the country.