On this episode of The Federalist Radio Hour, Acton Institute President Rev. Robert A. Sirico joins Senior Editor Christopher Bedford and Political Editor John Daniel Davidson to discuss the important role of Catholicism and religion in American governance. In addition to discussing the anti-Catholic bias against Supreme Court Nominee Amy Coney Barrett, Sirico also discusses America’s cultural and moral erosion, and how it impacts a civil society.

Host John Davidson, political editor at The Federalist, and Mario Loyola, senior fellow at the Competitive Enterprise Institute, discuss how systemic racism is weaponized by the left to ask for more power. According to Loyola, underlying issues in many minority communities, law enforcement confrontations, and welfare problems begin with progressive policies.

Jarret Stepman joins Political Editor John Daniel Davidson to explain exactly where purveyors of Woke History like Ibram X. Kendi go wrong. Stepman points to how many “anti-racists” accept the framework and philosophies of slave owners like John C. Calhoun, while rejecting the philosophies of Fredrick Douglas and Abraham Lincoln. Stepman is a contributor to The Daily Signal and co-host of The Right Side of History podcast. He is also the author of the new book, “The War on History: The Conspiracy to Rewrite America’s Past.”

David Agren is a reporter who has covered Mexico since 2005 for publications including the Guardian, USA Today and Maclean’s magazine. He joins The Federalist’s Political Editor John Davidson to discuss COVID in Mexico, the continued uprising of Mexican cartels, and the latest news from the U.S. southern border.