Just as we were putting together the post production to touches to the latest edition of Life Elsewhere, news came in that the Supreme Court ruled by a 5-to-4 vote that the Constitution guarantees a right to same-sex marriage. Instantly, we decided we needed to hear from frequent contributors to the program and get their opinions on this landmark ruling. Sir Mix-A-Lot,Read more
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The latest edition of Life Elsewhere began with a conversation about #yesallwomen and the backlash against women speaking out about the pervasiveness of violence against women. Our guests were Audrey Bilger,author, professor of literature and gender studies and Faculty Director of the Center for Writing & Public Discourse at Claremont McKenna College and Shira Tarrant, author, professor & social critic, political scientist and associateRead more
The History of Marriage! Fear of the Gay! No Legalistic Argle-Bargle! The DOMA Edition Podcast available now!
In the DOMA edition of Life Elsewhere, author and expert on marriage, Stephanie Coontz gives us a concise history of marriage. Peter Sprigg, Senior Fellow of Policy Studies for the Family Research Council blames homosexuality for pretty much everything. Professor and co-author of “Here Come The Brides – A New Anthology of Lesbian Marriage”, Audrey Bilger explains why the Supreme Court’sRead more