Kresta in the Afternoon – December 21, 2015 – Hour 1

+  Religious Persecution in America

  • Description: Today we conclude our coverage of the Under Caesar’s Sword conference in Rome. We’ll begin by speaking with Ken Starr about the future of religious freedom in America in the wake of the HHS mandate and legal recognition of same-sex marriage.
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    • Ken Starr
      A distinguished academician, lawyer, public servant and sixth-generation Texan, Judge Ken Starr serves as the chief executive officer of Baylor University, holding the titles of President and Chancellor. On June 1, 2010, Judge Starr began his service as the 14th president to serve Baylor University and was named to the position of President and Chancellor on November 11, 2013. In providing the additional title, he is charged with the task of increasing Baylor’s influence in the nation and around the world. Judge Starr also serves on the faculty of Baylor Law School as The Louise L. Morrison Chair of Constitutional Law and teaches a seminar on current Constitutional issues. Judge Starr is a member of the Board of Directors for the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (NAICU) and currently serves as President of the Southern University Conference. In addition, he serves as a member of the Board of Trustees for the Baylor College of Medicine and the Board of Trustees for Baylor Scott & White Health.
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+  Religious Persecution in America (continued)

+  Pakistani Christian Died for Faith and Fellow Christians

  • Description: Shahbaz Bhatti was a Catholic Pakistani politician who was assassinated on March 2, 2011. Mr. Bhatti, an outspoken critic of Pakistan’s blasphemy laws, was the only Christian in the Pakistani Cabinet and said he was ready to die to defend the rights of Christians. We’ll speak with Shahbaz’s brother, Paul Bhatti.
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