The World and Everything In It

The World and Everything In It

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A daily audio news magazine featuring reports, interviews, and analysis from WORLD’s editorial team. WORLD is your source for news and views presented from a biblical worldview perspective.
Pennsylvania sex abuse, and Russian Navy Day
Aug 21 • 33 min
Mary Reichard interviews Boz Tchividjian about the disturbing grand jury report out of Pennsylvania, Sarah Schweinsberg reports on changing attitudes toward religious liberty, and Leigh Jones discusses the rise of vocational training. Plus: Jill Nelson…
Legal Docket, and the Monday Moneybeat
Aug 20 • 31 min
Mary Reichard discusses the Equal Rights Amendment in the wake of the #MeToo movement, and Nick Eicher reports on an idea aimed at pushing big companies to think longer-term. Plus: Paul Butler covers notable events from this week in history.
Culture Friday, and Alpha
Aug 17 • 35 min
John Stonestreet discusses the new lawsuit filed against Masterpiece Cakeshop, Megan Basham reviews the latest movie about man’s best friend, and Kristen Flavin reports on the passing of the Queen of Soul. Plus: Maria Baer pays a visit to the Fountain of…
Willow Creek turmoil and a notable speech
Aug 16 • 34 min
Paul Butler reports about how a mega-church in Chicago is struggling through more accusations against its founding pastor, and Sarah Schweinsberg covers the decline in white collar crime prosecutions. Plus: Oklahoma Congressman Steve Russell on what the…
Washington Wednesday, and Denver marijuana Millennials
Aug 15 • 34 min
Mindy Belz discusses the Trump administration’s decision to re-impose sanctions on Iran, and Sarah Schweinsberg reports on how young professionals are responding to marijuana in Denver. Plus: commentary from Joel Belz.
Violence in Chicago, and the Olasky Interview
Aug 14 • 28 min
Anna Johansen discusses efforts in Chicago to address continuing violence, and Brigitte Sylvestre reports on the recovery in Parkland, Florida, as students return to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. Plus: Marvin Olasky talks with author Eric Metaxas…
Legal Docket, and the History Book
Aug 13 • 32 min
Mary Reichard explains what college students need to know about due process protections on campus, Nick Eicher reports about interest rates, and Paul Butler notes important dates from this week in history. Plus: commentary from Mary Coleman.
Culture Friday, and Queen of Katwe
Aug 10 • 34 min
John Stonestreet discusses the Trump administration’s religious liberty record at home and abroad, Mary Reichard covers California wildfires, and Megan Basham provides a family movie recommendation. Plus: Word Play with George Grant.
Marijuana legalization and big alcohol, and new medical technology
Aug 9 • 33 min
Jim Long returns for the second part of WORLD’s investigation into the financial interests pushing for marijuana legalization, Paul Butler reports on a fatal missionary aviation training accident, and Michael Cochrane explains the latest medical…
Washington Wednesday, and death with dignity
Aug 8 • 30 min
Nick Eicher covers the troubled National Flood Insurance Program and efforts to reform it, and Sarah Schweinsberg reports on one woman finding life near death. Plus: Commentary from Janie Cheaney.
State abortion laws, and the Classic Book of the Month
Aug 7 • 30 min
Anna Johansen reports on how the Supreme Court vacancy is already affecting state abortion laws, and Sarah Schweinsberg reports about the latest skirmish in the congressional immigration wars. Plus: Emily Whitten with the Classic Book of the Month.
Legal Docket, and the Monday Moneybeat
Aug 6 • 30 min
Mary Reichard talks what it means when Supreme Court justices dissent or concur, and Nick Eicher reports about the unemployment rate hitting a near a five-decade low. Plus: Paul Butler notes important dates from this week in history.
Culture Friday, and Christopher Robin
Aug 3 • 33 min
John Stonestreet discusses the ethical dilemma of freezing embryos, Kristen Flavin reports on legislation to shield churches from paying taxes, and Megan Basham reviews a lovable, family-friendly Winnie the Pooh film. Plus: Marvin Olasky explains how…
Marijuana legalization, and the Southeast Hope Award winner
Aug 2 • 34 min
Jim Long traces the money behind the push to legalize marijuana, Leigh Jones reports on growth in classical education, and Kristen Flavin reports on a ministry caring for people both inside and outside of prison. Plus: Marvin Olasky on religion in the…
Washington Wednesday, and the Southwest Hope Award
Aug 1 • 31 min
J.C. Derrick talks with Congressman Doug Lamborn about reforming the VA, and Sarah Schweinsberg reports on a ministry helping refugees find their way. Plus: WORLD founder Joel Belz on applying a Christian worldview to secular culture.
Solving problems in Honduras, and the International Hope Award
Jul 31 • 33 min
Jamie Dean discusses two groups working to address violence in Honduras, and Sarah Schweinsberg covers farmers’ response to aid from the Trump administration. Plus: Paul Butler reports on the 2018 International Hope Award winner.
Legal Docket, and the Monday Moneybeat
Jul 30 • 31 min
Mary Reichard explores the Supreme Court ruling that established the right to homeschool, and Nick Eicher reports on the best government figures on economic growth in four years. Plus: Paul Butler covers notable dates from this week in history.
Culture Friday, and Mission Impossible Fallout
Jul 27 • 35 min
John Stonestreet talks about a controversial church conference revealing growing fissures over LGBTQ issues, and Megan Basham reviews the latest Mission: Impossible installment. Plus: your listener feedback.
A vaccine scandal in China, and the Northeast Hope Award
Jul 26 • 32 min
June Cheng discusses a vaccination scandal in China, Sarah Schweinsberg reports on a competitive House race in Colorado, and Kristen Flavin reports on Northeast Hope Award winner. Plus: Commentary from Albert Mohler.
Washington Wednesday, and the Northwest Hope Award
Jul 25 • 34 min
J.C. Derrick talks with U.S. Senator and medical doctor Bill Cassidy about healthcare, and Sarah Schweinsberg reports on the Northwest Hope Awards winner Plus: commentary from Janie Cheaney on the Tenth Commandment.
Securing schools, and the Olasky Interview
Jul 24 • 31 min
Sarah Schweinsberg reports on how Christian schools are working to add security in the wake of numerous school shootings, Leigh Jones explains restorative justice programs designed to improve racial disparity in school discipline, and Marvin Olasky talks…
Legal Docket, and the Monday Moneybeat
Jul 23 • 32 min
Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts offers unusual advice to New Jersey middle schoolers, and Nick Eicher reports on signs of economic growth. Plus: Paul Butler covers important dates from this week in history.
Culture Friday, and Mamma Mia Here We Go Again
Jul 20 • 33 min
John Stonestreet discusses the limits of religious freedom and the sanctity of human life, and Megan Basham reviews a film that’s a new take on a Broadway classic. Plus: George Grant explains an important Greek word.
Ohios crackdown on payday lending, and Russias crackdown on evangelism
Jul 19 • 34 min
Maria Baer reports on Ohio’s attempt to reform the payday loan industry, Anna Johansen provides an update on Brexit, and Paul Butler reports on how ministries in Russia are working around the country’s anti-evangelism law. Plus: a preview of this…
Washington Wednesday, and how the brain works
Jul 18 • 31 min
Nick Eicher talks with financial adviser David Bahnsen about the current state of the China-U.S. trade war, and Susan Olasky reports about her role in a brain study. Plus: Commentary from WORLD founder Joel Belz.
Paid family leave, and nursing home recitals
Jul 17 • 32 min
Laura Finch explains new legislation that would require companies to provide paid family leave, Sarah Schweinsberg reports on the economic success of African-American men, and Kim Henderson reports on a typical recital in a not-so-typical place.
Legal Docket, and History Book
Jul 16 • 28 min
Mary Reichard covers religious liberty battles in the lower courts, Nick Eicher reviews the latest economic news, and Paul Butler highlights key dates in history. Plus: Mary Coleman on Christian compassion.
Culture Friday, and Megan’s Movie Night
Jul 13 • 31 min
John Stonestreet discusses President Trump’s Supreme Court pick and developing genocide in Nigeria, and Megan Basham introduces a popular Swedish film coming to the U.S. Plus: ‘God Bless America’ turns 100.
Smart international travel, and the Olasky Interview
Jul 12 • 33 min
Mindy Belz discusses summer travel abroad, and Leigh Jones covers a proposal to merge the Labor and Education departments. Plus: Marvin Olasky interviews author Min Jin Lee.
Knowing Brett Kavanaugh, and What Do People Do All Day?
Jul 11 • 31 min
Mary Reichard and Emily Belz discuss Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s judicial record, and Myrna Brown reports from a Georgia summer camp. Plus: Commentary from Janie B. Cheaney.