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.
2.15.19 Culture Friday, and Vanity Fair
Feb 15 • 32 min
Nick Eicher talks to Russell Moore about revelations of sexual abuse in Southern Baptist churches. Brigitte Sylvestre discusses memorial services for the victims of the Parkland shooting last year; and Megan Basham reviews a new adaptation of a 19th…
2.14.19 Blasphemy laws in Pakistan, and the Harvard Music Lab
Feb 14 • 30 min
Jill Nelson reports on hundreds of Pakistani Christians behind bars and efforts to curb blasphemy laws; Michael Cochrane explains a new Harvard research project; and commentary from Trillia Newbell. Plus: a preview of Listening In.
2.13.19 Washington Wednesday, World Tour, and rage rooms
Feb 13 • 33 min
Mary Reichard explains a legal dispute at the Supreme Court involving the Establishment Clause; Mindy Belz reports on international news; and Anna Johansen visits a place where people are blowing off steam. Plus: commentary from Joel Belz.
2.12.19 Recruiting soldiers, and protecting children
Feb 12 • 33 min
Sarah Schweinsberg reports on efforts to attract more military recruits; June Cheng discusses the Chinese government crackdown on Christian missionaries in the country; and Kim Henderson reports on foster care and homelessness among children on the Gulf…
2.11.19 Legal Docket, and History Book
Feb 11 • 30 min
Mary Reichard explains a Supreme Court case dealing with copyright law; Nick Eicher reports on the state of the stock market; and Paul Butler covers notable dates from this week in history. Plus: commentary from J.C. Derrick.
2.8.19 Culture Friday, and Secretariat
Feb 8 • 32 min
John Stonestreet and Nick Eicher discuss the State of the Union address; and Megan Basham recommends a film about the colt that won horse racing’s Triple Crown. Plus: Myrna Brown talks to a third-generation member of a gospel quartet from Nashville.
2.7.19 Fracas in Caracas, and African Methodist Episcopal church history
Feb 7 • 33 min
Jamie Dean explains the ongoing unrest in Venezuela; Leigh Jones reports on a new Trump administration policy to drive down the cost of healthcare; Sarah Schweinsberg visits the first African Methodist Episcopal church. Plus: Marvin Olasky on why…
2.6.19 Washington Wednesday, and fighting traffickers
Feb 6 • 33 min
Nick Eicher talks with Cedarville University professor Mark Smith about the State of the Union address; Onize Ohikere reports on international news; and Kim Henderson reports the first of a three-part series on battling human trafficking on the Gulf…
2.5.19 Perilous journeys and the Classic Book of the Month
Feb 5 • 32 min
Onize Ohikere describes the journeys of African migrants search of a better life; Sarah Schweinsberg reports on mandatory public service; and Emily Whitten recommends two classic books for February. Plus: commentary from Cal Thomas.
Legal Docket, Monday Moneybeat, and History Book
Feb 4 • 33 min
Mary Reichard explains a Supreme Court case dealing with Native American rights and the conflicting rights of states; Nick Eicher reports on the latest jobs report; and Paul Butler covers important dates from this week in history. Plus: commentary from…
2.1.19 Culture Friday, and Brexit
Feb 1 • 33 min
Nick Eicher and John Stonestreet discuss pro-abortion legislation being introduced state by state and the consequences of ‘bowling alone;’ Megan Basham reviews a film about the origin of Brexit; and Marvin Olasky explains how to nominate a ministry for…
1.31.19 OxyContin controversy, and overdose deaths in America
Jan 31 • 34 min
Charissa Crotts explains a lawsuit against the makers of the painkiller OxyContin; Sarah Schweinsberg reports on another reason for the declining life expectancy in America; and Marvin Olasky interviews national security expert Will Inboden. Plus:…
1.30.19 Washington Wednesday, and What Do People Do All Day?
Jan 30 • 31 min
Mary Reichard interviews the U.S. surgeon general about his recent vaping advisory; Nick Eicher and Mary Reichard report on international news; and J.C. Derrick profiles an ICU nurse. Plus: commentary from Joel Belz.
1.29.19 Pushing euthanasia, and Chinese missions in Africa
Jan 29 • 29 min
Jenny Lind Schmitt explains a religious freedom victory in Bulgaria; Sarah Schweinsberg reports on a bill in New Mexico to legalize physician-assisted suicide; and Susan Olasky reports from Shanghai, China, on a Chinese missionary to Africa. Plus:…
1.28.19 Legal Docket, the Moneybeat, and History Book
Jan 28 • 33 min
Mary Reichard explains a Supreme Court case considering the question of who has ultimate responsibility for prescription drug warnings; Nick Eicher reports on the economic cost of the government shutdown; and Paul Butler covers important dates from this…
1.25.19 Culture Friday, Tidying Up, and Word Play
Jan 25 • 34 min
Nick Eicher and John Stonestreet discuss pro-abortion legislation in New York; Megan Basham reviews a popular Netflix show encouraging viewers to get organized; and George Grant explains the origins of mail. Plus: your listener feedback.
1.24.19 Abortion rates, life expectancy, and helping federal workers
Jan 24 • 32 min
Mary Reichard and Jamie Dean discuss efforts to combat high abortion rates in minority communities; Leigh Jones reports on a culprit behind the decline in American life expectancy; and Myrna Brown talks with federal employees helping each other during the…
1.23.19 Washington Wednesday, and beating crime in Camden
Jan 23 • 34 min
Nick Eicher talks with Pima County Sheriff Mark Napier about border security; Mindy Belz reports on international news; and Sarah Schweinsberg reports on how one city in New Jersey tackled its crime epidemic. Plus: commentary from Janie Cheaney.
1.22.19 Working without pay, and a new transportation craze
Jan 22 • 34 min
Sarah Schweinsberg visits a food bank serving furloughed federal workers; Julie Borg explains the administration’s ban on fetal tissue research; Michael Cochrane discusses new technology that could soon be in your home and driveway. Plus: a report on a…
1.21.19 Legal Docket, Monday Moneybeat, and History Book
Jan 21 • 29 min
Mary Reichard explains a Supreme Court case considering the Double Jeopardy Clause of the Fifth Amendment; Nick Eicher reports on the status of the markets; and Paul Butler covers notable dates from this week in history. Plus: commentary from Andre Seu…
1.18.19 Culture Friday, Glass, and pro-life music
Jan 18 • 31 min
Nick Eicher and John Stonestreet discuss how Republicans responded to Congressman Steve King; Megan Basham reviews a superhero film with a twist; and Paul Butler explores the role that music plays in spreading the pro-life message.
1.17.19 Striking teachers in L.A., and Brazil’s controversial healer
Jan 17 • 33 min
Leigh Jones explains why teachers are striking in the country’s second-largest school district; Jill Nelson reports on a Brazilian faith healer bringing the country face to face with its own Me Too movement; and J.C. Derrick talks with Republican Senator…
1.16.19 Washington Wednesday, and World Tour
Jan 16 • 34 min
Nick Eicher the partial government shutdown with Henry Olsen; Onize Ohikere reports on international news; and Paul Butler covers the 100th anniversary of the 18th Amendment. Plus: commentary from Janie Cheaney.
1.15.19 German homeschoolers, and Senator Tim Scott on civility
Jan 15 • 31 min
Mary Reichard talks with Robert Clarke with ADF International about the case of a family in Germany who want to homeschool their children; Sarah Schweinsberg reports on the American Psychologist Association’s new guidelines on masculinity; and Senator Tim…
1.14.19 Legal Docket, and History Book
Jan 14 • 34 min
Mary Reichard discusses a Supreme Court case considering whether a Native American reservation in Oklahoma still exists; Nick Eicher reports on economic news despite the government shut down; and Paul Butler covers important dates from this week in…
1.11.19 Culture Friday, a musical comeback, and Babies
Jan 11 • 33 min
Nick Eicher and John Stonestreet discuss how the the American Psychological Association defines traditional masculinity; Megan Basham recommends a film about the lives of babies from different cultures; Myrna Brown talks with singer-songwriter Jody…
1.10.19 Abortion in Israel, and Zumba for the blind
Jan 10 • 29 min
Charissa Crotts discusses how groups in Israel are working to put an end to abortion; Leigh Jones reports on a new primary care model that may provide solutions for the American healthcare system; and Myrna Brown pays a visit to a Zumba class making…
1.9.19 Washington Wednesday, World Tour, and tap dancing for Christ
Jan 9 • 34 min
Mary Reichard talks to Ambassador Alberto Fernandez about recent changes in Middle East policy; Mindy Belz reports on international news; and Sarah Schweinsberg visits one of the world’s best tap dancers. Plus: commentary from Joel Belz.
1.8.19 Obamacare’s legal battle, and drone threats
Jan 8 • 28 min
Sarah Schweinsberg reports on a court ruling that found Obamacare unconstitutional; Kiley Crossland discusses America’s declining marriage and birth rates; and Michael Cochrane explains how drones have become a pest for airports around the world. Plus:…
1.7.19 Legal Docket, and the History Book
Jan 7 • 32 min
Mary Reichard analyzes a Supreme Court case involving victims of terrorism and a misaddressed letter; Nick Eicher reports on a surprise jobs report for December that got the stock market back on track; and Paul Butler covers notable dates from this week…