2016
Freethinkers Hour
9 am Sundays and 5 pm Saturdays

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

Broadcast
Date
Program
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Length Creation
Date
Source
Note
1/2/16, 1/3/16 Susan Jacoby: The Conscience of a Freethinker pt 2 32:533/14/15a
1/9/16, 1/10/16 Speaker Panel: Heina Dadabhoy, Debbie Goddard, Candace Gorham: Issues Facing Women in Secularism 57:433/14/15a
1/16/16, 1/17/16 Student Panel: Religion and Morality 48:203/14/15a
1/23/16, 1/24/16 Victor Stenger - Taking a Stand for Science and Reason (repeated from 7/16/15) 36:343/16/10b
1/30/16, 1/31/16 Neil deGrasse Tyson - Communicating Science 55:152/28/11b
2/6/16, 2/7/16 Ronald A. Lindsay: The Necessity of Secularism: Why God Can't Tell Us What To Do 59:3212/5/14c
2/13/16, 2/14/16 Tom Flynn: Ingersoll and the Reform Imperative: The Historical Milieu, The Modern Response 47:398/16/14c
2/20/16, 2/21/16 Melinda Grube: A Visit from Elizabeth Cady Stanton 57:028/16/14c
2/27/16, 2/28/16 Christopher Cameron: Frederick Douglass as an Antislavery Campaigner, Feminist, and Freethinker 48:058/16/14c
3/5/16, 3/6/16 Susan Jacoby: Where Are You, Robert Ingersoll, Now That We Need You Again? 52:528/16/14c
3/12/16, 3/13/16 Sally Roesch Wagner: Matilda Joslyn Gage: Bringing Her into History, Part I 46:188/16/14c
3/19/16, 3/20/16 Sally Roesch Wagner: Matilda Joslyn Gage: Bringing Her into History, Part II 43:538/16/14c
3/26/16, 3/27/16 Cody Hashman: What Robert Green Ingersoll Has to Offer Secular Young People Today 46:008/16/14c
4/2/16, 4/3/16 Annie Laurie Gaylor: The Secular Voter 21:013/14/16d
4/9/16, 4/10/16 David Silverman: The Relentless Ascent of Atheism 40:244/4/16b
4/16/16, 4/17/16 Faisal Saeed Al-Mutar: Secularism in the Middle East 45:564/8/16e
4/23/16, 4/24/16 Eugenie Scott: What if Intelligent Design had won in Dover? 45:004/8/16e
5/1/16 Dr. Indre Viskontas: The Justifying Mind: A cognitive neuroscience perspective on the origins of false belief 46:434/9/16e
5/7/16 Heina Dadabhoy: Trigger Warnings: A Free Speech Issue 44:224/9/16e
5/8/16 Dr. Robert Proctor, Rabbi Jack Moline, James Younger: Church, God and Knowing Nothing 51:134/30/16f
5/14/16, 5/15/16 Katie Klabusich: Why Can't We Talk About Sex? 47:154/9/16e
5/21/16, 5/22/16 Peter Zupan: Why Church Works 32:444/9/16e
5/28/16, 5/29/16 Charles Cohen, Andrew Seidel, Howard Schweber: Religion in Politics 1:02:364/9/16e
6/4/16, 6/5/16 James Randi: Science and the Paranormal 1:04:414/9/16e
6/11/16, 6/12/16 Rev. Dr. James Forbes Jr., Susan Jacoby, Cole Parke: Welton Hits the Big Apple 47:555/28/16f
6/18/16, 6/19/16 Bloody Bangladesh: Michael De Dora on the Attacks on Secularists 35:306/13/16b
6/26/16 Neil deGrasse Tyson - The Pluto Files 25:473/20/09b
7/2/16, 7/3/16 Sean Carroll on "Poetic Naturalism" 50:256/26/16g
7/9/16, 7/10/16 Secular Movements in the Middle-East & How to Help, w/ Faisal Saeed al-Mutar pt 1 - hosted by Andre Salais 57:214/5/16h
7/16/16, 7/17/16 Gregg Caruso on "Free Will and Moral Responsibility" 59:387/10/16g
7/23/16 On Science And Atheism - Interview with Daniel Loxton 14:183/9/10i
7/30/16, 7/31/16 Greta Christina: Pilot Episode of the AtheistAus Podcast (repeated from 2/7/15) 36:271/23/15i
8/6/16, 8/7/16 Shelley Segal: Episode Six of AtheistAus Podcast52:508/7/15j
8/13/16, 8/14/16 Dr Karen Garst: Episode Seven of AtheistAus Podcast38:4810/8/15j
8/20/16, 8/21/16 Secularism in Texas - w/ Aron Ra - hosted by Andre Salais 1:29:368/5/16h
8/27/16, 8/28/16 Heina Dadabhoy: Islam: Apostasy & the Western Difference - hosted by Andre Salais 1:04:458/5/16h
9/3/16, 9/4/16 John Whitesid, Sam Harris: Episode Eight of AtheistAus Podcast52:5511/6/15j
9/10/16, 9/11/16 John Shelby Spong: State of Belief Celebrates Labor Day 47:326/_/13f
9/17/16, 9/18/16 Annie Chant: Episode Nine of AtheistAus Podcast 47:542/29/16j
9/24/16, 9/25/16 Michael De Dora: Episode Four of AtheistAus Podcast 41:296/4/15j
10/1/16, 10/2/16 Griffin, Paul Dr. - Seeds of Racism (repeated from 2/23/16) 29:003/1/01k
10/8/16, 10/9/16 Sam Harris: Seeking Transcendence Without Religion (repeated from 9/11/14) 49:429/2/14b
10/15/16, 10/16/16  Godless Infidels: Leigh Eric Schmidt on Atheism in the 19th Century 33:0810/10/16b
10/22/16, 10/23/16 On the Historicity of Jesus, with Dr. Richard Carrier (repeated from 10/19/15) 51:267/29/15l
10/29/16, 10/30/16 X-mas at Atheist Church w/ Jerry DeWitt pt 1 - hosted by Andre Salais 53:3210/19/16h
11/5/16, 11/6/16 X-mas at Atheist Church w/ Jerry DeWitt pt 2 - hosted by Andre Salais 38:4110/19/16h
11/12/16, 11/13/16 Greg Lebel, Ari Rabin-Havt, Rabbi Brad Hirschfield: November 12, 2016 - Making sense of Trump's victory 47:4411/12/16f
11/19/16, 11/20/16 Dr. Sayyid Syeed, Sarah Posner, Rev. Rosemary Lloyd: November 19, 2016 - Jews and Muslims join to fight discrimination 48:1011/19/16f
11/26/16, 11/27/16 Trump's American pt 1 - hosted by Andre Salais 55:1311/16/16h
12/3/16, 12/4/16 Trump's American pt 2 - hosted by Andre Salais 52:2211/16/16h
12/10/16, 12/11/16 Bob Minor, Be-Asia McKerracher, and JT Eberhard at Skeptics of Oz 51:2512/8/16l
12/17/16, 12/18/16 Rafida Bonya Ahmed: "Forward" Award 51:2210/8/16m
12/24/16, 12/25/16 Daniel Dennett: Has the Dam Broken? Omens and Worries 1:04:1210/8/16m
12/31/16 Dan Barker 23:5710/8/16m

a Recorded at Freethought Festival 4 on the UW-Madison campus by AHA.
b Point of Inquiry from the Center for Inquiry.
c Center Stage from the Center for Inquiry.
d From the 8 O'Clock Buzz on WORT-FM.
e Recorded at Freethought Festival 5 on the UW-Madison campus by WIDE-LP.
f Podcast from State of Belief.
g Rationally Speaking podcast from New York City Skeptics.
h From Unbelievers Radio.
i Token Skeptic, Fremantle, Australia.
j AtheistAus Podcast, Parramatta, Australia.
k Radio Curious.
l The Humanist Hour from the American Humanist Association.
m FFRF 2016 National Convention in Pittsburgh.
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