Kresta in the Afternoon – December 5, 2016 – Hour 2

  • Description: This interview aired during our Winter Membership Drive. Due to the way our archiving system works, the audio player you see at the top of this segment will play audio from the drive. If you'd like to listen to the interviews that aired nationally, click on the blue text below and you will see a audio player for each segment. Enjoy!

+  Women and the Protestant Reformation

  • Description: Like most historical events, the Protestant Reformation is understood largely through narratives. Many people, even Catholics, have accepted the narrative that the prophetic Luther was inspired to correct the flawed Catholic Church, which finally corrected itself in the Second Vataican Council. Another narrative is that the Reformation improved the lives of women. Did it? We'll talk with Amy Welborn.
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    • Amy Welborn
      Amy is the author of many books, including The Words We Pray. She earned a Masters in Church History from Vanderbilt, where she wrote a thesis on the changing role of women in 19th century American Protestantism. She has worked as a teacher in Catholic high schools and has written columns for Our Sunday Visitor and Catholic News Service. Visit her at
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+  Pro-Lifer Sues Abortion Clinic & Police after Spending Three Days in Jail

  • Description: Kimberley Thames arrived at a Michigan abortion clinic this summer to pray for women considering abortion and that the employees of the clinic would have a change of heart. A security guard, colluding with clinic employees, falsely accused her of making a bomb threat. She was arrested and held in jail for three days. She has filed a lawsuit against the City of Westland and the clinic. We'll hear more about the story from Robert Muise.
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    • Robert Muise
      Robert is a co-founder of the American Freedom Law Center and the co-Author of Offensive and Defensive Lawfare: Fighting Civilizational Jihad in America's Courts. He perviously served 13 years in the US Marine Corps. Visit
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+  Trump Nominates Secretaries of Commerce and Treasury

  • Description: President-Elect Donald Trump has nominated Wilbur Ross to be Secretary of the Commerce and Steve Mnuchin to be Secretary of the Treasury. We'll take a look at the appointees and what they could mean for your money with George Schwartz.
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    • George Schwartz
      George is the Founder, Chairman and CEO of Schwartz Investment Counsel and the Chairman and CEO of Ave Maria Mutual Fnds. He's the author of Shareholder Rebellion and Good Returns. Visit and
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