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Child Abuse in the Church

Interview

Posted February 2nd, 2016

Matt Long talks with John Dehlin about the recently re-released article on their website, titled, “Effectiveness of Church Approach to Preventing Child Abuse.” Spoiler alert: Matt was not impressed.

http://www.mormonnewsroom.org/article/effectiveness-of-church-approach-to-preventing-child-abuse

Matt

Oprah Made Me Do It

Listener Essay

Posted July 19th, 2015

Scott is joined by Matt, Micah, and Anissa to discuss Anissa’s excellent Listener Essay “Oprah Made Me Do It.”

Trigger Warning: This episode contains frank and detailed discussions of topics that illustrate the problem of evil and the issues the panel members were forced to consider. These issues include the evils of child pornography, child abuse, sexual assault, and domestic abuse. It is an excellent discussion. But it also pulls no punches.

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My Lucky Day

Listener Essay

Posted July 3rd, 2014

Have you ever flunked a worthiness interview because you are a woman and your stake president feels that your attitude towards patriarchy is just not what it should be?

If you are having this problem, the solution is simple. Just be a man. Even an abusive one. Sometimes that’s just easier. And it might just make it your lucky day.

This listener essay is from Jill Searle. She is joined for a panel discussion by Jake, Erica, Matt, Scott, and Glenn.