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
1/1/22, 1/2/22 The Biggest Bluff: How I learned to Pay Attention, Master Myself, and Win with Maria Konnikova1:01:441/21/21a
1/8/22, 1/9/22 Rebecca Markert, Sam Grover, Andrew Seidel, Chris Line: "Ask An Attorney" at FFRF's 2021 Convention44:04  11/19/21b
1/15/22, 1/16/22 Randall Cragun, Jeffrey Koeberl, David Williamson: FFRF's 2021 Freethinkers Of The Year26:5711/19/21b
1/22/22, 1/23/22 FFRF's 2021 Secular Invocation with Randa Black11:5311/19/21b
1/22/22, 1/23/22 Dan Barker: Atheists Do Got Music16:1011/19/21b
1/29/22 Linda Greenhouse: Clarence Darrow Awardee45:1911/19/21b
2/5/22, 2/6/22 Steven Pinker: Rationality: What It Is, Why It Seems Scarce, Why It Matters46:5411/19/21b
2/12/22, 2/13/22 Jay Wexler: Our Non-Christian Nation30:5511/19/21b
2/19/22, 2/20/22 Phil Zuckerman: "How Secular Morality Will Save the World"27:4011/20/21b
2/26/22, 2/27/22 "Black Freethinkers" with Chris Cameron29:3811/20/21b
3/5/22, 3/6/22 Sikivu Hutchinson: Freethought Heroine Awardee33:1411/20/21b
3/12/22, 3/13/22 Sasha Sagan & Ann Druyan: "For Small Creatures Such As We"1:10:2511/20/21b
3/19/22, 3/20/22 Rafida Bonja Ahmed, Amitabh Pal: Sushant Singh: Avijit Roy Courage Awardee29:1311/20/21b
3/26/22, 3/27/22 David Tamayo: Hispanic American Freethinkers28:2811/20/21b
4/2/22, 4/3/22 Student Awardees: Galilea Beca, Everett Viego, Fadima Tall, Tylinn Wilson25:4111/20/21b
4/9/22, 4/10/22 Rachel Carroll Rivas: 2021: When Hate Went Mainstream52:273/30/22c
4/16/22, 4/17/22 Heidi Wegleitner: Practice Pluralism: Keep Prayer Out of County Board Meetings40:174/13/22c
4/23/22, 4/24/22 You Bet Your Life: The Long and Risky History of Medical Innovation with Paul Offit1:01:151/20/22a
4/30/22, 5/1/22 JC leaves religion81:252/_/20d
5/7/22, 5/8/22 Stephanie Merritt37:2812/16/20e
5/14/22, 5/15/22 Mark Dann, Barbara Alvarez: Life After Roe: Now What?33:525/11/22c
5/28/22, 5/29/22 Five Things to Know About the Roe V. Wade Leaked Opinion51:545/18/22c
6/4/22, 6/5/22 FFRF Winning In Court51:516/1/22c
6/11/22, 6/12/22 Nick Little: Pseudoscience and the Law - Why Doesn't the Government Stop the Charlatans?1:04:076/9/22a
6/18/22, 6/19/22 Zenos Frudakis, Dan Barker: Does God Exist?49:495/26/22f
6/25/22, 6/26/22 Rachel Laser: Americans United for the separation of church and state1:18:445/12/22d
7/2/22, 7/3/22 SCOTUS Demolishes Wall of Separation52:166/29/22c
7/9/22, 7/10/22 Fossil Men The Quest for the Oldest Skeleton and the Origins of Humankind with Kermit Pattison1:03:297/7/22a
7/16/22, 7/17/22 Steven Levitsky: The House is On Fire: Democracy Under Attack26:275/18/22g
7/23/22, 7/24/22 Robert Bartholomew - Why Mass Hysteria is Thriving in the 21st Century1:04:357/22/22a
7/30/22, 7/31/22 Chat with AronRa1:23:346/11/22d
8/6/22, 8/7/22 Kristin Kobes Du Mez: Why White evangelicals fell hard for Donald Trump30:267/26/22g
8/13/22, 8/14/22 Katie O'Connor: Demand Justice: Supreme Court Reform50:408/10/22c
8/20/22, 8/21/22 Anne Nelson: The Secretive Group Behind the Religious Right31:52 8/10/22g
8/27/22, 8/28/22 Linda Greenhouse: Cheesecake, anyone?19:0211/20/21b
9/3/22, 9/4/22 Jerry Coyne, Richard Dawkins: Flights of Fancy: Defying Gravity by Design and Evolution | Interview with Richard Dawkins59:289/1/22a
9/10/22, 9/11/22 E.J. Dionne, Jr.: How Universal Voting Could Save American Democracy32:309/7/22g
9/17/22, 9/18/22 Mandisa Thomas: Secular Voters Celebrate Constitution Day42:249/14/22c
9/24/22, 9/25/22 Mark Magana: What Latino Voters Want27:348/24/22g
10/1/22, 10/2/22 Apostate Ashley1:21:159/15/22d
10/8/22, 10/9/22 Helen Green: Recovering From Religion1:02:069/3/22d
10/15/22, 10/16/22 Rep. Sewell and Sen. Warnock Fight to Save our Democracy29:405/4/22g
10/22/22, 10/23/22 Andrew Seidel - "American Crusade: How the Supreme Court Is Weaponizing Religious Freedom"1:11:3710/13/22d
10/29/22, 10/30/22 Rev. Jim Wallis: Crossing the Color Line20:3010/26/22g
11/5/22, 11/6/22 Bob Smietana: Reorganized Religion25:048/27/22h
11/12/22, 11/13/22 Rev. Michael B. Curry, Amanda Tyler, Dr. Samuel Perry: How White Christian Nationalism Threatens Democracy48:0011/8/22g
11/19/22, 11/20/22 Matthew Sheffield: Leaving Mormonism and Right-Wing Politics48:4011/16/22c
11/26/22, 11/27/22 Conversation with Julia Sweeney45:2710/28/22i
12/3/22, 12/4/22 Hector Garcia: "Apes, Gods and Reproductive Health Policy"25:2010/28/22i
12/10/22, 12/11/22 Will Larkins & Max Nibert: Student Activist Awardees30:1610/28/22i
12/17/22, 12/18/22 Val Benavidez: "As Politicians Mess Around, We Organize!"31 00:10/28/22i
12/24/22, 12/25/22 Adrienne Martin: Strong Backbone Awardee7:5610/28/22i
12/24/22, 12/25/22 Daryl Cobranchi: Freethinker of the Year Award8:3310/28/22i
12/31/22 Ensaf Haidar on behalf of Raif Badawi: Avijit Roy Courage Award10:1210/28/22i
12/31/22 Jason Benell: Nothing Fails Like Prayer Awardee5:0410/28/22i

a From Skeptical Inquirer Presents at the Center for Inquiry.
b FFRF 2021 National Convention in Boston.
c Facebook Live Ask an Atheist program from FFRF.
d Interview part of The Phil Ferguson Show here or here. (Length shown is for full online podcast.)
e What I Believe podcast from Humanists UK.
f Freethought Radio.
g From The Soul of the Nation.
h Podcast from State of Belief.
i FFRF 2022 National Convention in San Antonio.
Freethinkers Hour Archives for 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 through July, 2015 at year's end, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020. 2021.