The Restoring Liberty podcast with Stephen R. Christiansen (Steve Christiansen)
Episode 41 - October 9, 2021 - History of Columbus; Headlines; In-depth on Our Constitutional Crisis

Episode 41 - October 9, 2021 - History of Columbus; Headlines; In-depth on Our Constitutional Crisis

October 9, 2021

Brief history on Christopher Columbus in preparation for Columbus Day

Major headlines

  • Biden approval ratings tanking
  • COVID-19 update
  • Education (home school trends)
  • Texas abortion bill update
  • Debt ceiling debacle
  • Patriotism (new flag? No!)
  • Economic update (terrible jobs report)
  • The new "domestic terrorists"
  • Facebook whistleblower
  • Defections from communist Cuba

In-depth on our Constitutional crisis

  • Many examples
  • Quotes
  • Why there is hope and what freedom-loving Americans must do
Episode 40 - October 2, 2021 - Major Headlines; In-depth on Communism (”The Naked Communist” by Cleon Skousen)

Episode 40 - October 2, 2021 - Major Headlines; In-depth on Communism (”The Naked Communist” by Cleon Skousen)

October 2, 2021

Major Headlines

  • COVID - cases declining, mandates, legislation
  • Economy - inflation, stagflation, global supply chain, spending
  • Foreign Policy - China and Taiwan
  • November 2020 Election Audits - Arizona and Texas
  • The Supreme Court - Democrats trying to discredit the court
  • Special Counsel, John Durham - subpoenas getting closer to Hillary Clinton
  • Afghanistan - someone's lying, the same old violent Taliban
  • Immigration - the truth about Haitian deportations

In-depth on Communism

  • Quotes about the evils of communism and socialism
  • An overview of "The Naked Communist" by Cleon Skousen
  • Communist goals
Episode 39 - Sept. 25, 2021 - Major Headlines; In-depth on Communist Crackdown in China; In-depth on Arizona Audit Results

Episode 39 - Sept. 25, 2021 - Major Headlines; In-depth on Communist Crackdown in China; In-depth on Arizona Audit Results

September 26, 2021

Major Headlines

  • Abortion - laws and lawsuits
  • Economy - troubling projection; spending bill and debt ceiling
  • COVID-19 - several news stories
  • Education - pornographic books in children's libraries at school; investigation in Utah
  • Immigration - update on detained Haitian population (some entering this country)
  • Domestic Terrorism - description of high-risk individuals (it's you and me!)

In-depth on major communist crackdown in China (why would anyone want communist America?)

In-depth on Arizona audit findings (summary of 2-hour Senate hearing and the dramatic difference between reality and what's being reported in the mainstream media)

Episode 38 - September 18, 2021 - Major Headlines; In-depth on COVID and Doctors Speaking Up

Episode 38 - September 18, 2021 - Major Headlines; In-depth on COVID and Doctors Speaking Up

September 19, 2021

Major Headlines

  • Treasonous behavior by General Mark Milley during Trump administration (with Tucker Carlson video clip) 
  • November 2020 election and election integrity (Arizona, Pennsylvania, North Carolina, California recall election)
  • Afghanistan tragedy
  • Immigration crisis (with video footage)
  • The economy and the debt ceiling
  • The danger of Instagram

In-depth on COVID

  • Initial impact of Biden's vaccine mandate
  • Utah's response to Biden's action
  • Growing cases in high-vaccinated countries/states
  • Hospitals losing staff due to vaccine mandate
  • Shocking revelations from Dr. Mollie James, whistleblower
  • Biden-controlled distribution of monoclonal antibodies
  • FDA advisory panel recommending against booster vaccines for most Americans
  • Stunning success of prophylactic and therapeutic treatment with Ivermectin in India
  • Powerful resolution from doctors attending Global Covid Summit
Episode 37 - September 11, 2021 - In-depth on COVID with Dr. Peter McCullough; 20th Anniversary of 9/11

Episode 37 - September 11, 2021 - In-depth on COVID with Dr. Peter McCullough; 20th Anniversary of 9/11

September 11, 2021

Major Headlines

  • Biden in the polls
  • Biden's illegal vaccine mandate
  • DOJ's lawsuit against Texas's abortion law
  • November 2020 election and audits
  • Afghanistan issues

In-depth on COVID-19 from interview with Dr. Peter McCullough (testing, masks, natural immunity, treatments, vaccine)

In-depth on 9/11 20th anniversary (with videos and current-state analysis)

Episode 36 - Sept. 4, 2021 - Major Headlines; Biden‘s Incompetence, Mental Incapacitation, and Impeachability

Episode 36 - Sept. 4, 2021 - Major Headlines; Biden‘s Incompetence, Mental Incapacitation, and Impeachability

September 5, 2021

Major Headlines

  • Texas abortion and law (constitutional rationale to support pro-life position)
  • Afghanistan update (those who didn't get out; lives lost; Britains rebuke of Biden)
  • Economic update (jobs and inflation)
  • Biden's approval ratings decline
  • COVID
  • November 2020 election audits
  • Immigration

In-depth on Biden's incompetence, mental incapacitation, and impeachability (examples of bribes, treason, and high crimes and misdemeanors)

Episode 35 - August 28, 2021 - Biden’s Incompetence in Afghanistan; Destruction of Our Individual Rights

Episode 35 - August 28, 2021 - Biden’s Incompetence in Afghanistan; Destruction of Our Individual Rights

August 29, 2021

Two major topics:

  • Biden's incompetence on full display in Afghanistan (with video clips of Sam Faddis--retired CIA; Erik Prince--military contractor and former Navy SEAL; and Steve Cortes--Newsmax)
  • The destruction of the Bill of Rights (more importantly, our individual rights)
Episode 34 - August 21, 2021 - Major Headlines; In-depth on the Afghanistan Debacle

Episode 34 - August 21, 2021 - Major Headlines; In-depth on the Afghanistan Debacle

August 22, 2021

Major Headlines

  • COVID-19 
  • November 2020 election audits
  • January 6 Capitol incursion (new information from FBI)
  • The risk of energy dependence
  • Immigration update and an important federal court ruling
  • Supreme Court ruling on warrant-less search and seizure
  • New national terrorist "threats"

In-depth on the Afghanistan debacle

  • The incompetence of Biden and his administration
  • The human tragedy unfolding
  • The risks to our allies
  • China's signal to Taiwan
  • Arming our enemies
Episode 33 - August 14, 2021 - In-depth on Lindell’s Cyber Symposium, Plus a Few News Headlines

Episode 33 - August 14, 2021 - In-depth on Lindell’s Cyber Symposium, Plus a Few News Headlines

August 15, 2021

News Headlines

  • Economy (inflation and wage growth)
  • Federal immigration ruling
  • Fantastic Critical Race Theory video
  • Special Counsel John Durham presenting evidence to grand jury
  • $3.5T Budget Bill
  • The debacle in Afghanistan

In-depth on Mike Lindell's Cyber Symposium (Sioux Falls, South Dakota)

  • Detailed interview with Dalane England
  • A few take-aways from my own attendance at the Symposium
Episode 32 - August 7, 2021 - Major Headlines; In-depth on Immigration Crisis

Episode 32 - August 7, 2021 - Major Headlines; In-depth on Immigration Crisis

August 8, 2021

Major Headlines

  • November 2020 election audits

    • Mike Lindell's Cyber Symposium (August 10-12)
    • Arizona update
  • Presidential election - 2024
  • President Biden's cognitive decline
  • Two democratic governors whose futures are in question
  • Texas legislature
  • $1.2T infrastructure bill and Biden's electric vehicle sales target
  • Privacy vs. child sex abuse
  • COVID-19 update
  • Critical Race Theory and Mao's Class Conflict Theory

In-depth on our immigration crisis and the rule of law

  • Video clip of Ben Bergquam (Real America's Voice)
  • Audio clip of Congressman Greg Steube (R-FL)
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