Maria Dean Treasurer & Progam Chair, Legatus: With this simple, short book, Dr. Stopes quickly and dramatically changed the moral landscape of Great Britain, leading up to the widespread acceptance of contraception. This led to the 1930 Labbeth Conference of Bishops changing their historic and Biblical based doctrine on the role of procreation. This ultimately led to the negative impact of the sexual revolution. Stopes aimed at helping married couples achieve happiness in their married roles but used the wrong methods and ideas to get
Maria Dean Treasurer & Program Chair, Legatus. Maria Dean’s review of “Social Justice Isn’t What You Think It Is” by Novak and Paul provides highlights the authors insightful understanding of how this concept has been hijacked by “social justice warriors” who have used it to promote a progressive humanist agenda.
Maria Dean Book Review Critic, From the Median with host Molly Smith: Maria reviews “A Poltical Incorrect Guide to Western Civilization” by Anthony Esolen. (Rebroadcast from Oct 05, 2016)
Maria Dean Program Director, Cleveland Legatus: “Me Before You, a book about assisted suicide, is written to glorify this action. Maria Dean reviews the book and provides an in-depth assessment of the devastation that is caused by the acceptance of this practice.”
Maria Dean Legatus Board Member with host Molly Smith: Maria discusses Kurt Vonnegut’s short story “Harrison Burgeron” showing how the idea of “equality” as applied in this story is so destructive to America