23 Dec HR 2 – Cruise through the News; Interview with First Liberty’s Lathan Watts
HR 2 – Cruise through the News; Interview with First Liberty’s Lathan Watts
Listen to the second hour of our December 23rd show here.
Guest interview – Lathan Watts, Attorney and Director of Community Relations, First Liberty Institute
Lathan Watts is Director of Community Relations for First Liberty Institute, responsible for all efforts to increase First Liberty Institute’s profile in local and national markets. His focus is on expanding public awareness of First Liberty’s mission, legal matters, and educational projects by coordinating communication with community leaders, influencers, policy makers, and the public at large.
Prior to joining First Liberty Institute, Watts served in various campaign and official staff positions for U.S. Congressman Jeb Hensarling, U.S. Senator John Cornyn, and Texas Governor Rick Perry. His executive leadership roles in non-profit organizations specializing in political affairs and community outreach contributed to the election of numerous members of the U.S. Congress, multiple state legislators, and governors. His work in and around the political process served him well in the four years he spent as a City Councilman in Lewisville, TX.
Watts received his Juris Doctor from the University of Mississippi where he served two terms in the student senate one as President Pro Tempore. He received his Bachelor of Arts in History from Harding University, where he was a member of multiple honor societies and the University Concert Choir.
Links to articles reviewed in preparation for the December 23rd show:
Gutless President in Wall-less Country – Ann Coulter
Air Force Veteran starts a GoFundMe to pay for a border wall – and raises $1 Million in two days
First Liberty Case Summary: Central UTA case
First Liberty: Rowan County Legislative Prayer Case
First Liberty: Light of the World Gospel Ministries
Fifth Graders at Arizona School Provided Shocking Adult Transgender and Gay Curriculum
Parents are being groomed (transgender)
Colorado Cake Lawsuit: Baker Back in Court after Refusing to Make Transgender Cake
Teacher Fired for Not Using Transgender Pronouns May Sue High School
Trump’s Safety Panel Seeks to Revoke School Discipline Rules, Hopes to Curb School Shootings
Little Girl with inoperable Brain Tumor Gets a Christmas Miracle
The top 10 worst countries for Christian persecution
China Arrests Christians in Systematic and Escalating Crackdown: Whole world Needs to pay Attention, says Christian Leaders
215,000,000 Christians persecuted, mostly by Muslims
Why US Forces must step into save Iraqi Christians from extinction