Podcast

The World and Everything In It

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.

Episodes

  • 5.24.19 Culture Friday, and Aladdin

    May 24 2019

    Nick Eicher talks with Trevin Wax about A common theme in commencement addresses; and Megan Basham reviews the latest live-action classic Disney film. Plus: your listener feedback.

  • 5.23.19 Parents against California sex ed, and celebrating Memorial Day

    May 23 2019

    Mary Reichard talks to pro-life lawyer Clarke Forsythe about the strategy some states are taking to protect the lives of the unborn; Jill Nelson reports on the pushback from California parents against new sex ed lessons; and Kim Henderson visits with WWII veterans who gather weekly to remember their fellow servicemen. Plus: a preview of Listening In, and commentary from Cal Thomas.

  • 5.22.19 Washington Wednesday, World Tour, and migrant stories

    May 22 2019

    Nick Eicher and Mike Singh discuss escalating tensions between the U.S. and Iran; Onize Ohikere reports on international news; and Sarah Schweinsberg reports on what is drawing families to the southern U.S. border. Plus: commentary from Joel Belz.

  • 5.21.19 Transforming dementia patients, and the birth recession

    May 21 2019

    Mary Reichard explains the latest Supreme Court rulings; Sarah Schweinsberg reports on the rising rate of maternal mortality; Katie Gaultney discusses America's declining birth rate; and Jenny Rough visits a chaplain who uses hymns to help dementia patients. Plus: commentary from Kim Henderson.

  • 5.20.19 Legal Docket, and the Equality Act

    May 20 2019

    Mary Reichard explains a Supreme Court case weighing whether a person must know he's committing a felony for it to be one; Sarah Schweinsberg reports on what comes next for major LGBT legislation the House passed on Friday; Nick Eicher reports on the latest economic news; and Paul Butler covers important dates from this week in history. Plus: commentary from Trillia Newbell.

  • 5.17.19 Culture Friday, and Poverty, Inc.

    May 17 2019

    Nick Eicher and John Stonestreet discuss the power of television and when comedy was actually funny; Anna Johansen explains a new plan for immigration; and Megan Basham recommends the film Poverty, Inc. Plus: Word Play with George Grant.

  • 5.16.19 Teaming up to go to the moon, and the Detroit Chess Club

    May 16 2019

    Megan Basham talks with Byron Lichtenberg about the latest developments in U.S. space exploration; Bonnie Pritchett talks to a teacher from a Santa Fe high school a year after a gunman killed 10; and Laura Edghill visits an urban Detroit school where students are learning how to play chess at a very high level. Plus: a preview of Listening In, and commentary from Cal Thomas. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

  • 5.15.19 Washington Wednesday and World Tour

    May 15 2019

    Nick Eicher talks with David Bahnsen about the U.S. trade war with China; Mindy Belz reports on international news; and Sarah Schweinsberg visits a 150 anniversary celebration of the Transcontinental Railroad. Plus: commentary from Janie Cheaney. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

  • 5.14.19 Medical abortion dangers, and combating military sexual assault

    May 14 2019

    Megan Basham and Nick Eicher cover three new Supreme Court rulings; Anna Johansen explains the dangers of medical abortions; Sarah Schweinsberg reports on the worsening problem of sexual assault in the military. Plus: a notable speech from Francis Schaeffer and commentary from Les Sillars. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

  • 5.13.19 Legal Docket, and the Monday Moneybeat

    May 13 2019

    Mary Reichard explains a Supreme Court dispute over the way law enforcement gathers evidence in drunk-driving cases; Nick Eicher reports on the next chapter in the trade dispute between the United States and China; and Paul Butler covers notable dates from this week in history. Plus: commentary from Andre Seu Peterson.Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.Monday morning news: https://worldrad.io/2Q2EJVULegal Docket: https://worldrad.io/2vRLEIpThe Monday Moneybeat: https:...more

  • 5.10.19 Culture Friday, and Tolkien

    May 10 2019

    Nick Eicher and John Stonestreet discuss news on the pro-life front; and Megan Basham reviews a new film exploring parts of J.R.R. Tolkien's life. Plus: Myrna Brown talks with worship leader and songwriter Jonathan Helser about the stories behind his songs.Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.Friday morning newsCulture FridayKickerFilm reviewJonathan Helser: Stories behind the songs

  • 5.9.19 School safety, and The Olasky Interview

    May 09 2019

    Megan Basham and Katie Gaultney discuss the ongoing legal case of two pro-life activists; Leigh Jones reports on whether schools in America are safe enough; and Marvin Olasky talks with religion reporter Emma Green. Plus: a preview of Listening In, and commentary from Cal Thomas.Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.Thursday morning newsExposing the abortion industryAre schools safe enough?KickerThe Olasky InterviewListening In previewCal Thomas commentary

  • 5.8.19 Washington Wednesday, World Tour, and Venezuela's refugee

    May 08 2019

    Mary Reichard talks to Congressman Daniel Webster about efforts pass infrastructure legislation; Onize Ohikere reports on international news; and Paul Butler tells the stories of families fleeing Venezuela. Plus: commentary from Joel Belz.Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

  • 5.7.19 Sri Lanka's recovery, and the Classic Book of the Month

    May 07 2019

    Mindy Belz explains the recovery process for Christians in Sri Lanka; Sarah Schweinsberg reports on the increasing job market for people with disabilities; and Emily Whitten discusses her pick for May's Classic Book of the Month. Plus: commentary from Kim Henderson. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

  • 5.6.19 Legal Docket, and the Moneybeat

    May 06 2019

    Mary Reichard explains a Supreme Court case dealing with a recurring bit of troublesome language in the criminal-law statutes; Nick Eicher reports on jobs growth and the unemployment rate; and Paul Butler covers important dates from this week in history. Plus: commentary from Trillia Newbell.

  • 5.3.19 Culture Friday, and The Pursuit

    May 03 2019

    Nick Eicher and John Stonestreet discuss the latest synagogue shooting; and Megan Basham reviews a new documentary comparing capitalism and socialism. Plus: Ask the Editor with Marvin Olasky.

  • 5.2.19 Sanctions for Latin America, and the art of teaching science

    May 02 2019

    Sarah Schweinsberg reports on current state of sanctions against Latin American dictators; Paul Butler reports on the Methodist governing guidelines on human sexuality; Kim Henderson visits a Christian science teacher preparing students for careers in healthcare. Plus: a preview of Listening In, and commentary from Cal Thomas.

  • 5.1.19 Washington Wednesday, World Tour, and free-range chicken farmers

    May 01 2019

    Nick Eicher and Harvest Prude discuss the new Democrat talking point: faith; Mindy Belz reports on international news; and Sarah Schweinsberg visits two brothers who built the largest independent free-range egg operation in the country before they graduated from high school. Plus: commentary from Janie B. Cheaney.

  • 4.30.19 Religious persecution, the reparations debate, and a radio repairman

    Apr 30 2019

    Mary Reichard explains the latest Supreme Court decisions; Sarah Schweinsberg reports on the debate over reparations for the descendents of slaves; Mary Reichard and Kristina Arriaga discuss the latest USCIRF report; and Bonnie Pritchett visits a man who loves repairing radios. Plus: commentary from Leigh Jones. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

  • 4.29.19 Legal Docket, and History Book

    Apr 29 2019

    Mary Reichard analyzes a Supreme Court case weighing whether the census can inquire about citizenship status; Nick Eicher reports on the state of the economy; and Paul Butler covers notable dates from this week in history. Plus: commentary from Andre Seu Peterson.

  • 4.26.19 Culture Friday, and Avengers: Endgame

    Apr 26 2019

    Nick Eicher and John Stonestreet discuss global Christian persecution; and Megan Basham reviews the latest Avengers film. Plus: listener feedback. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

  • 4.25.19 Preparing for college, and becoming persuasive and persuadable

    Apr 25 2019

    Mary Reichard talks with Nick Reaves about a Michigan case involving a religious foster care agency and LGBT couples; Leigh Jones reports on an education program helping kids prepare for college; and J.C. Derrick talks with Arthur Brooks about how to become persuasive and persuadable. Plus: a preview of Listening In and commentary from Cal Thomas. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate

  • 4.24.19 Washington Wednesday, and redemption through training

    Apr 24 2019

    Nick Eicher talks with Henry Olsen about revelations from the Mueller report; Onize Ohikere reports on international news; and Sarah Schweinsberg tells the story of a man who found redemption through training dogs. Plus: commentary from Joel Belz. Support The World and Everything in It today at wng.org/donate.

  • 4.23.19 Rebuilding Notre Dame, and ministering to refugees

    Apr 23 2019

    Jenny Lind Schmitt and Mary Reichard discuss the controversy over rebuilding Notre Dame; Sarah Schweinsberg reports on the effectiveness of a policy to help ex-criminals overcome social stigma and find jobs; and Katie Gaultney visits with a homeschooling mom who finds time to minister to refugees. Plus: commentary from Kim Henderson.

  • 4.22.19 Legal Docket, and History Book

    Apr 22 2019

    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 2019

    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 2019

    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 of Listening In and commentary from Cal Thomas.

  • 4.17.19 Washington Wednesday, World Tour, and an alternative to Boy Scouts

    Apr 17 2019

    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 2019

    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 2019

    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.