Road to Tyranny

More and more, people of faith are under threat. Are we seeing an increase in tyranny in America? Here’s a special collection of guests who unpack this new threat.

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Season 1
Season 1
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The Dangerous Effects of the “Equality” Act

The deceptively-named “Equality” Act is actually an incredible affront to religious freedom, and has the potential to strip back our First Amendment rights to unparalleled levels. On this special “March to Madness” episode, FLI Counsel Keisha Russell breaks down the biggest problems with the Act and shares what you can do to help prevent it from passing.

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When Government Controls Your Life: An Insider’s Perspective

Li Zhao Schoolland, a Chinese freedom activist and featured author shares her story growing up in Communist China. She explains the dire state of the country she was raised in and tells a cautionary tale of what happens when the government gets involved in every aspect of your life. You won’t want to miss this episode.

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Speechless with Michael Knowles

This week we are joined by Michael Knowles, political commentator, author, and podcast host with The Daily Wire. In this compelling episode, Knowles shares how the fight over the words that we say, is the fight over the thoughts that we think — and how Americans can learn to navigate this reality.

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Why Religious Liberty is Vital to National Security

What if Afghanistan had made religious freedom a top priority? For decades, U.S. foreign policy largely has been “aggressively secular” – in contradiction to the framework for our nation set in place by the Founders. Thomas Farr, president of the Religious Freedom Institute, explains why supporting religious freedom in every nation is vital to national security here in America.

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Tyranny’s Far Reach

Bob Fu became a Christian while in communist China. He was imprisoned for his faith, and lived under constant surveillance. He shares his story and offers encouragement and hope for American Christians.

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Live Not in Fear, Live Not by Lies

Special guest, Rod Dreher, author of Live Not By Lies and senior editor at the American Conservative, joins us for a discussion on the importance of standing up for truth and the soft totalitarianism that is creeping into America.

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The Power of Storytelling: Growing Up in Communist Romania

Mihail Neamtu, a survivor of communist Romania, now serves as a leading scholar and fellow for First Liberty’s new educational initiative, the Center for Religion Culture and Democracy. He joins the show to share his story of escaping tyranny and explain why protecting our liberties is so important.

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Why Members of All Faiths Should Protect Liberty

This week, Stuart Shepard gets a chance to talk to Mustafa Akyol, a senior fellow at the Cato Institute, about why religious freedom is essential for everyone – no matter their faith background.

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