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Loosen The Bible Belt

Jan 30, 2020

Jay and Kristen talk to Lauren Duca, self-described citizen activist, feminist dyke, and author of How to Start a Revolution: Young People and the Future of American Politics. They talk about the extremism of current public discourse, her struggle with online attacks and a bullying campaign led by Tucker Carlson...


Jan 23, 2020

Today Jay and Kristen talk to our first international guest, educator Jarral Boyd, an old pal of Kristen's now living in Berlin. Jarral talks about her allyship training workshops, roller derby, how German schools are doing right by their young students, and believing in each-other. 

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Jan 16, 2020

Today Jay and Kristen meet Ed Popil A.K.A. RuPaul's Drag Race alum Mrs. Kasha Davis. Ed talks with our hosts about growing up gay in Scranton, performing in drag for kids, marriage, sobriety, and what happens when Santa gets paired with an unexpected Mrs. Claus. 

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Jan 9, 2020

Today Jay and Kristen get to know storyteller and comedian Penny Sterling. She details her experience coming out as transgender while working in sports broadcasting and what it was like to discover and hide her true identity as a child in small-town upstate New York. Find out more about Penny's one woman shows: Spy in...


Jan 2, 2020

This week we are giving you a sneak preview of future bonus episodes for our Patreon subscribers, but this one's on us! Happy New Year! And what a way to ring in the new year! Kristen Becker goes solo with author and musician Amy "Bingo" Bingaman, the voice behind our theme song Sunday at the Ward. Bingo and Kristen...