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Tuesday morning news – July 7, 2020

Supreme Court upholds state laws banning faithless electors » The Supreme Court ruled unanimously on Monday that states can bar so-called faithless electors. That means members of the electoral college cannot cast a vote for someone other than the candidate backed by voters in their state. 

Seeking social media alternatives

MYRNA BROWN, HOST: It’s Tuesday the 7th of July, 2020. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Myrna Brown. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. First up: seeking social media alternatives.

Camps in the summer of COVID-19

NICK EICHER, HOST: Coming up next on The World and Everything in It: summer camps and COVID-19.

Kicker – Fourth of July hero

NICK EICHER, HOST: Me and you and a dog named Boo—remember that old tune?

Classic Book of the Month – The Hiding Place

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Tuesday, July 7th. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning. I’m Nick Eicher. MYRNA BROWN, HOST: And I’m Myrna Brown. It’s time for our Classic Book of the Month and I’m so happy to get to introduce Emily Whitten. Good morning!

Marvin Olasky – Liberal media and mandolins

MYRNA BROWN, HOST: Today is Tuesday, July 7th. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from listener-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Myrna Brown. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. Next up, WORLD editor in chief Marvin Olasky on how the mainstream media make it hard to think.

Monday morning news – July 6, 2020

Holiday heightens virus fears as spread accelerates » With coronavirus cases still on the rise in most states, health officials are worried about an even bigger spike in new cases on the heels of the holiday weekend. 

Legal Docket – The decline of courtroom litigation

NICK EICHER, HOST: It’s Monday morning. This is The World and Everything in It. Today is the 6th of July, 2020. Good morning to you, I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. I get a lot of solicitations to read books written by lawyers. I got one the other day that caught my...