In Trump Time by First Things

On this episode, Joseph Johnston joins Mark Bauerlein to discuss his new book, “The Decline of Nations: Lessons for Strengthening America at Home and in the World.”

R. R. Reno is joined by Alexander Riley and Mark Bauerlein for a special holiday discussion of civil religion, Thanksgiving, and the American founding.

On this episode, Jeremy S. Adams joins Mark Bauerlein to discuss his new book, “Hollowed Out: A Warning About America’s Next Generation.”

Mollie Hemingway joins Mark Bauerlein to discuss her new book, “Rigged: How the Media, Big Tech, and the Democrats Seized Our Elections.”

Darel Paul joins editor R. R. Reno to discuss his article from the October print edition on the political economy of abortion, “Abortion and Class.”

Brian Besong joins Mark Bauerlein to discuss his new book, “Faith and Reason: Philosophers Explain Their Turn to Catholicism.”

Victor Davis Hanson joins Mark Bauerlein to discuss his new book, “The Dying Citizen: How Progressive Elites, Tribalism, and Globalization Are Destroying the Idea of America.”

Elizabeth Corey joins editor R. R. Reno to talk about her article “T is for Timeless,” from the November print edition. They talk about what makes for a great children’s book, and discuss some of their favorites.

Fisher Derderian joins Mark Bauerlein to discuss the Roger Scruton Legacy Foundation and Scruton’s collection of essays, “Confessions of a Heretic.”

Joh Cribb joins Mark Bauerlein to discuss his new book, “Old Abe: A Novel.”

Scott Yenor joins editor R. R. Reno to discuss his article from the November edition, “Sexual Counter-Revolution,” as well as his book on the subject, “The Recovery of Family Life: Exposing the Limits of Modern Ideologies.”

Max Eden joins Mark Bauerlein to discuss critical race theory and his article, “A Landmark Civil Rights Lawsuit.”

Jennifer Rosner joins Mark Bauerlein to discuss her new book, “Healing the Schism: Karl Barth, Franz Rosenzweig, and the New Jewish-Christian Encounter.”

C​arl Trueman joins editor R. R. Reno on the podcast to discuss his article from the November issue,​ “The Failure of Evangelical Elites.”

On this episode, Daniel Asia joins Mark Bauerlein to discuss his new book, “Observations on Music, Culture, and Politics.”

Melanie Kirkpatrick joins Mark Bauerlein to discuss her new book, “Lady Editor: Sarah Josepha Hale and the Making of the Modern American Woman.”

Julia Yost joins editor R. R. Reno on the podcast to talk about the best-selling book “The Body Keeps the Score,” and the effects the book has had on our political discourse.

Kerby Anderson joins Mark Bauerlein to discuss his new Probe study on the religious views and practices of American adults.

Charles Murray joins Mark Bauerlein to discuss his new book, “Facing Reality: Two Truths about Race in America.”