Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly
SEGMENT LINEUP: "Faith and Family in America, Religion and Parenting/Supreme Court Nominee Samuel Alito/Supreme Court and Brazilian Religious Rituals"
Betty Rollin explores the concerns of both traditional and nontraditional parents in raising children, gender roles in the home and how faith is transmitted from one generation to the next. Tim O'Brien joins Bob Abernethy to discuss the implications of the nomination of Federal Appeals Court Judge Samuel Alito to succeed Justice Sandra Day O'Connor and provides an update on a pending case before the High Court involving the religious rights of a Brazilian group seeking to use hallucinogenic tea leaves for use in worship ceremonies. [26 minutes]
This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.
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