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PODCAST: William Haun on Religious Liberty and D.C. Metro Advertising Case for First Things

William Haun, a counsel at the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty and dear friend of JWI, joined First Things editor Mark Bauerlein for the First Things podcast. On this episode, Haun discusses trends in religious liberty today and a recent case involving the D.C. Metro’s ban on religious advertisements. You can find the full episode below or on the website of First Things here.


Law and liberty cannot rationally become the objects of our love, unless they first become the objects of our knowledge.
— James Wilson, Lectures on Law, 1790