Star Parker, one of America’s leading Christian conservatives, activist, and founder of the Center for Urban Renewal and Education (CURE), and Dave Garrison, host of The Faith & Liberty Talk Show and former U.S. Congressional candidate, discuss the issues with welfare in America. Star and Dave discuss the demise of American family caused by welfare and the failure of American public education among numerous other related issues. Parker has debated Jesse Jackson on various headline issues; she fought for school choice on Larry King Live; she defended welfare reform on the Oprah Winfrey Show, and she debated healthcare reform against Michael Moore on ABC’s The View with host Barbara Walters. Star is also a regular commentator on Fox News, CNN, TBN, and CSPAN.
Resources mentioned in the podcast:
- Star Parker’s organization CURE, Center for Urban Renewal and Education: http://www.urbancure.org
- Star Parker’s articles and quotes by Star continuously appear in major publications around the world. She has written several books including Uncle Sam's Plantation and White Ghetto. Currently, Star is working on her next book: How the Poor Get Rich.
- The Heritage Foundation’s article The Facts About Poverty in America by Robert Rector: http://www.heritage.org/research/commentary/2012/02/the-facts-about-poverty-in-america