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.
4.22.19 Legal Docket, and History Book
Apr 22 • 31 min
Mary Reichard explains a Supreme Court case weighing trademark law; Nick Eicher reports about two encouraging economic reports; and Paul Butler covers important dates from this week in history. Plus: commentary from Trillia Newbell.
4.19.19 Culture Friday, and The Highwaymen
Apr 19 • 34 min
Nick Eicher talks with Trevin Wax about the Notre Dame fire, church history, and ‘the thrill of orthodoxy;’ Megan Basham reviews a crime drama on the Bonnie and Clyde crime spree; and George Grant explores words about Easter. Plus: Good Friday music.
4.18.19 Policing social media, and The Olasky Interview
Apr 18 • 33 min
Jill Nelson reports on the Ukraine election and ongoing Russian aggression; Mary Reichard talks with Stephanie Bennett about why Facebook is welcoming government regulation; and Marvin Olasky talks to geopolitical analyst George Friedman. Plus: a preview…
4.17.19 Washington Wednesday, World Tour, and an alternative to Boy Scouts
Apr 17 • 33 min
Nick Eicher talks with Joe Antos about where things stand for Obamacare; Mindy Beltz takes us on the World Tour, Paul Butler reports on an alternative to the Boy Scouts, and Janie Cheaney with the end of the history major.
4.16.19 Strengthening ties with Taiwan, and a notable speech
Apr 16 • 32 min
June Cheng and Mary Reichard discuss the importance of a U.S.-Taiwan alliance; Sarah Schweinsberg reports on the state of American infrastructure; and commentary from J.C. Derrick. Plus: a notable speech from the late Chuck Colson.
4.15.19 Legal Docket, and the Monday Moneybeat
Apr 15 • 33 min
Mary Reichard explains another Supreme Court case grappling with gerrymandered political maps; Nick Eicher reports on the state of the economy; and Paul Butler covers important dates from this week in history. Plus: commentary from Andre Seu Peterson.
4.12.19 Culture Friday, and Shazam!
Apr 12 • 33 min
Nick Eicher and John Stonestreet discuss nondiscrimination policies on college campuses and the danger of publicly expressing personal convictions; and Megan Basham reviews another new superhero flick. Plus: Myrna Brown interviews a singer/songwriter…
4.11.19 Ethics and artificial intelligence, and helping deportees rebuild
Apr 11 • 34 min
Leigh Jones reports on efforts to reform the federal flood insurance program; Mary Reichard and Russell Moore discuss the evangelical statement on artificial intelligence; and Sarah Schweinsberg reports on a ministry that helps get deportees back on their…
4.10.19 Washington Wednesday, and What Do People Do All Day?
Apr 10 • 32 min
J.C. Derrick talks with Congressman Chris Smith about China’s worsening human rights record; Onize Ohikere reports on international news; and Kim Henderson discovers a day in the life of a ballet director. Plus: commentary from Joel Belz.
4.9.19 Turmoil at the Southern Poverty Law Center, and unity in the church
Apr 9 • 33 min
Katie Gaultney and Mary Reichard discuss allegations that the Southern Poverty Law Center is hostile to women and minorities; Sarah Schweinsberg reports on declining legal immigration numbers; and J.C. Derrick talks with Irwyn Ince about racial…
4.8.19 Legal Docket, and History Book
Apr 8 • 31 min
Mary Reichard explains a Supreme Court case that has justices considering reining in some of the federal government’s unaccountable power; Nick Eicher reports on the March jobs report; and Paul Butler covers notable dates from this week in history. Plus:…
4.5.19 Culture Friday, Unplanned obstacles, and Les Mis
Apr 5 • 31 min
Mary Reichard explains the Texas ban on clergy accompanying death row inmates and talks with John Stonestreet about the transgender battle brewing in that state; Megan Basham reviews the PBS version of Les Miserables; and Lynde Langdon discusses the…
4.4.19 Testing faith in Sweden, and the Olasky Interview
Apr 4 • 34 min
Mary Reichard talks with Tim Montgomerie about the latest on Brexit; Jenny Lind Schmitt reports on the plight of Christian refugees in Sweden who have to prove their faith to maintain asylum; and Marvin Olasky talks with geopolitical forecaster George…
4.3.19 Washington Wednesday, and World Tour
Apr 3 • 33 min
Nick Eicher talks with Kim Colby about an executive order to promote free speech on college campuses; Mindy Belz reports on international news; and Maria Baer reports on the painful changes in the U.S. manufacturing industry. Plus: commentary from Janie…
4.2.19 A parental rights battle, and the Classic Book of the Month
Apr 2 • 32 min
Mary Reichard explains five rulings handed down at the Supreme Court; Katie Gaultney discusses a custody case in Dallas making headlines for so-called transgender child abuse; Sarah Schweinsberg reports on state pro-life laws; and Emily Whitten recommends…
4.1.19 Legal Docket, and Monday Moneybeat
Apr 1 • 31 min
Mary Reichard explains a Supreme Court case weighing appropriate reasons to reject a potential juror, Nick Eicher reports on the Commerce Department’s final revision on GDP for the fourth quarter last year, and Paul Butler covers important dates from this…
3.29.19 Culture Friday, and Dumbo
Mar 29 • 29 min
Nick Eicher and John Stonestreet discuss the Jussie Smollett case and the importance of waiting for facts; and Megan Basham reviews the latest of the classic Disney animated films.
3.28.19 Federal tax credit scholarships, and more than shelter
Mar 28 • 33 min
Leigh Jones reports on a tax credit program that would increase school choice but has conservatives divided; Mary Reichard and Laura Edghill discuss the latest in the college admissions scandal; and Sarah Schweinsberg visits a homeless ministry giving…
3.27.19 Washington Wednesday, and World Tour
Mar 27 • 34 min
Nick Eicher talks with Henry Olsen about the Mueller report; Onize Ohikere reports on international news; and Paul Butler explains what it means to do history ‘Christianly.’ Plus: commentary from Joel Belz.
3.26.19 Cyclone Idai recovery, and gospel carpentry
Mar 26 • 30 min
Onize Ohikere explains what survivors face now after the cyclone that hit southeast Africa two weeks ago; Sarah Schweinsberg reports on the allure of of cheaper prescription drugs across the border; and Bonnie Pritchett visits a pastor who has found a…
3.25.19 Legal Docket, and the History Book
Mar 25 • 31 min
Mary Reichard explains another Supreme Court case dealing with gerrymandering; Nick Eicher reports on a sign of recession on the horizon; and Paul Butler covers notable dates from this week in history. Plus: commentary from Trillia Newbell.
3.22.19 Culture Friday, and the History Channel Jesus
Mar 22 • 28 min
Nick Eicher and John Stonestreet discuss the politicization of the New Zealand terrorist attack; and Megan Basham reviews a new History Channel miniseries about the life of Jesus. Plus: your listener feedback.
3.21.19 Churches paying taxes, and the Olasky Interview
Mar 21 • 28 min
Kristen Flavin reports on how churches and other nonprofits got hit with unexpected changes to the tax code; Julie Borg discusses companies who promise to reveal the hidden talents of children; and Marvin Olasky talks with Stephen Baskerville about how…
3.20.19 Washington Wednesday, and World Tour
Mar 20 • 33 min
Mary Reichard and Sarah Schweinsberg discuss sweeping legislation known as the Equality Act; Mindy Belz reports on international news; and Anna Johansen explores the stars with amateur astronomers. Plus: commentary from Janie B. Cheaney.
3.19.19 Yazidi suffering under ISIS, and making reading fun
Mar 19 • 33 min
Mindy Belz explains the tragic story of a 12-year-old Yazidi girl who was a slave to an ISIS fighter for four years; Sarah Schweinsberg reports on the danger of the Chinese government’s involvement with telecom companies; and Myrna Brown visits an…
3.18.19 Legal Docket, and the Monday Moneybeat
Mar 18 • 31 min
Mary Reichard explains a Supreme Court case involving a dispute over public access channels and freedom of speech; Nick Eicher reports on the state of the economy and the job market; and Paul Butler covers important dates from this week in history. Plus:…
3.15.19 Culture Friday, and Abducted in Plain Sight
Mar 15 • 31 min
Nick Eicher and John Stonestreet discuss dumbing down the university and the fundamental flaw in the education system; and Megan Basham reviews a Netflix film about a disturbing true story that peels back the many layers of sin. Plus: Word Play with…
3.14.19 Extremism in the West, YouTube concerns, and a notable speech
Mar 14 • 33 min
Jill Nelson reports on a woman working to combat radicalization in the West; Katie Gaultney explains efforts to protect children from harmful online influences; and a notable speech from Florida Congressman Ted Deutch. Plus: commentary from Jamie Dean on…
3.13.19 Washington Wednesday, World Tour, and Chicago house churches
Mar 13 • 33 min
Nick Eicher talks with Will Inboden about the latest on the nuclear talks between the U.S. and North Korea; Onize Ohikere reports on international news; and Laura Finch visits a house church in Chicago. Plus: commentary from WORLD founder Joel Belz.
3.12.19 gender dysphoria, and Olympic technology
Mar 12 • 33 min
Jamie Dean discusses the phenomenon of young people embracing gender dysphoria; Sarah Schweinsberg reports on the rise in antibiotic resistant infections that is giving rise to new treatments; and Michael Cochrane explains new technology being rolled out…