One of my favorite podcasts is the University Channel Podcast from Princeton Univ.  Here are some of the interesting speeches which you can listen to while you travel or whatever – get that ipod out.


  • American Gospel:  God, the Founding Fathers, and the Making of a Nation
    – Jon Meacham, managing editor of Newsweek and author, chronicles America’s ongoing struggle between politics and
    religion from George Washington to Ronald Reagan. He examines the role
    religion has played in many of the major events in our nation’s history
    such as the Declaration of Independence, the Civil War and Martin
    Luther King, Jr.’s call for civil rights. Meacham’s latest book looks
    at how our founding fathers’ views on faith have shaped religion’s
    place in American public life (read my post on it)