BP This Week: Trump’s Address, Liberty, Gender, and Death

Even Donald Trump’s critics are calling his first address to a joint session of Congress remarkably presidential. But are the signs encouraging when it comes to religious liberty, life, and gender issues? John Stonestreet and Ed Stetzer explore our new president’s legislative priorities and review the latest political and cultural news. Topics include:

  • Details of a secret meeting between “never trumpers” and then-candidate Donald Trump
  • A new report from the Heritage Foundation on how sexual orientation and gender identity (SOGI) laws affect you
  • Doctors in Canada having second thoughts about assisted suicide
  • Churches giving glittered ash to LGBT members on Ash Wednesday
  • Disney’s first ever “exclusively gay moment” in the upcoming “Beauty and the Beast” remake

Check out the links below for resources mentioned on the show.

Resources

BreakPoint: Religious Freedom and SOGI Laws
  • John Stonestreet
  • BreakPoint
  • February 24, 2017
Transgender boy wins girls' wrestling championship in Texas
  • Faith Haleh Robinson and Nadeem Muaddi
  • CNN
  • February 27, 2017
‘Beauty and the Beast’ Director Talks of ‘Exclusively Gay’ Moment
  • BROOKS BARNES
  • The New York Times
  • March 1, 2017
Dozens of Canadian doctors decline to take part in euthanasia
  • Jardine Malado
  • The Christian Times
  • March 1, 2017

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