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Kresta in the Afternoon – June 27, 2022 – Hour 1

“If you were REALLY pro-life, you would support…” Al responds to this common accusation and we look at the history of unions with Amity Shlaes.


Kresta Comments: “If you were REALLY Pro-Life…”

If you’re pro-life, you’ve probably been accused of being only “pro-birth.” You’ve been told if you were “really” pro-life, you would support a certain piece of legislation or political ideal. Al responds to this accusation.

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Romney Family Security Act


Are Unions good for Business – or Workers?

President Joe Biden has said he is “proud” of Apple workers who have voted to join a union,  becoming the first retail employees of the tech giant to unionize in the United States. But are unions helpful for workers, or businesses? Amity Shlaes joins us.

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Amity Shlaes: Unions – questioning the premise behind the push

Coolidge Foundation

Amity Shales is an economic historian and the New York Times bestselling author of several books, including Great Society: A New History, The Forgotten Man: A New History of the Great Depression, and Coolidge. She also chairs the board of the Calvin Coolidge Presidential Foundation. Visit coolidgefoundation.org and follow her on Twitter @AmityShlaes.
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