Freethinkers Hour
Saturdays at 5 pm and Sundays at 9 am

Talks at the annual Freethought Festival in Madison
and talks, interviews and podcasts from other sources

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Length Creation
1/1/23 Ensaf Haidar on behalf of Raif Badawi: Avijit Roy Courage Award10:1210/28/22a
1/1/23 Jason Benell: Nothing Fails Like Prayer Awardee5:0410/28/22a
1/7/23, 1/8/23 Anthea Butler: Champion of the First Amendment Award29:4910/29/22a
1/14/23, 1/15/23 Elle Harris: "Out of God's Closet" Awardee15:0010/29/22a
1/21/23, 1/22/23 Amy Hagstrom Miller: Forward Award Honoree46:4610/29/22a
1/28/23, 1/29/23 Daniel Mach: Henry Zumach Freedom From Religious Fundamentalism59:5910/29/22a
2/4/23, 2/5/23, 2/12/23 Marcus Brown, Caleb Buell, Ethan Haight: FFRF 2022 Student Essays Winners14:0710/29/22a
2/11/23 Megan Hunt: Champion of the First Amendment Awardee27:2710/29/22a
2/18/23, 2/19/23 Alice Grecyzn: Freethought Heroine Awardee46:4310/29/22a
2/25/23, 2/26/23 Zaki Barinji, Lauren Krapf, Paul Barrett: Big Tech, Hate and Religious Freedom Online1:06:181/28/23b
3/4/23, 3/5/23 Annie Laurie Gaylor, Dan Barker, Andrew Seidel: What's Wrong With The Ten Commandments?42:586/8/17c
3/11/23, 3/12/23 Liz Cavell, Chris Line: Satanic Panic!49:123/6/23c
3/18/23, 3/19/23 Peter Isely, Sarah Pearson, Sam Grover: Manufacturing the clerical predator56:083/15/23c
3/25/23, 3/26/23 Josiah Mannion, Ryan Dudley, Chris Line: Idaho: Hotbed of Christian nationalism51:303/22/23c
4/1/23, 4/2/23 Liz Cavell, Kat Grant: Adventures in anti-trans49:453/29/23c
4/8/23, 4/9/23 Jeff Sharlet, The Undertow53:553/25/23b
4/15/23, 4/16/23 Jack Jenkins: A White Christian Nationalist Hotbed40:163/29/23d
4/22/23, 4/23/23 Leaving Religion with Rich Miller70:291/22/23e
4/29/23, 4/30/23 Matt Hartley, Rachel Laser: Summit for Religious Freedom: AU's Rachel Laser51:574/15/23b
5/6/23, 5/7/23 Dora Muhammad, Barry Nelson, Rev. Joe Larson: Faith and Planned Parenthood58:494/21/23b
5/13/23, 5/14/23 Caroline Corbin, Annie Laurie Gaylor, Liz Cavell, Barbara Alvarez: Dobbs was just the beginning...50:055/10/23c
5/20/23, 5/21/23 Dan Barker, Sam Grover, God: Dialogue with the Deity52:455/17/23c
5/28/23 Matthew Desmond on America's "Sinful" Treatment of Poor People29:445/10/23d
6/3/23, 6/4/23 Chris Line, Dan Barker: How do we make progress?40:135/31/23c
6/10/23, 6/11/23 Dr. Ryan Burge, Rabbi Dr. Jay Michaelson: The None-bers Game With Ryan Burge1:09:366/3/23b
6/17/23, 6/18/23 Joseph Wiinikka-Lydon, Dan Barker, Chris Line: Southern Poverty Law Center confronts Christian nationalism44:506/14/23c
6/24/23, 6/25/23 Seth Andrews and The Thinking Atheist92:495/15/23e
7/1/23, 7/2/23 Naomi Dix, Kat Grant, Mark Dann: Fundamentalism: Such a Drag!50:226/29/23c
7/8/23, 7/9/23 Liz Cavell, Kat Grant, Patrick Elliott: Hot off the Press: Supreme Court's Hot Mess54:547/5/22c
7/15/23, 7/16/23 Robert Barnes, Dave Warnock: Weekend in Canada29:377/12/22c
7/22/23, 7/23/23 Rebecca Markert, Sam Grover: Mr. Grover goes to Little Rock37:387/19/22c
7/29/23, 7/30/23 Setbacks from SCOTUS with Elizabeth Reiner Platt45:087/15/23b
8/5/23, 8/6/23 Phil Zuckerman: Why freethinkers should have hope24:248/2/23c
8/12/23, 8/13/23 Guido Giuntini, Linda Martin: Religious child abuse in Idaho44:228/9/22c
8/19/23, 8/20/23 Jamie Raskin, Darcy Hirsh: Protecting Democracy with Congressman Jamie Raskin55:177/29/22b
8/26/23, 8/27/23 Dan Heide, Dan Barker, Kat Grant: Bishops denying affirming health care43:548/16/23c
9/2/23, 9/3/23 Rob Rogers, Liz Cavell, Chris Line: Ban the Bible40:398/30/23c
9/9/23, 9/10/23 Liz Cavell, Sammi Lawrence: Ask an Atheist: Back to school with FFRF38:389/6/23c
9/16/23, 9/17/23 The Real Moral Majority with Rev. Jen Butler49:489/9/23b
9/23/23, 9/24/23 Dan Barker, Chris Line, Patrick Elliot: Pray to Play 2023: Unite Auburn35:079/20/23c
9/30/23, 10/1/23 The Gospel According to James Baldwin with author Greg Garrett49:349/23/23b

a FFRF 2022 National Convention in San Antonio.
b Podcast from State of Belief.
c Facebook Live Ask an Atheist program from FFRF.
d From The Soul of the Nation.
e The Phil Ferguson Show. (Length shown is for full online podcast.)
Freethinkers Hour Archives for 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 through July, 2015 at year's end, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022.