marriage http://iowapublicradio.org en Interracial Marriage in the US http://iowapublicradio.org/post/interracial-marriage-us-0 <p>Although <a href="http://www.law.cornell.edu/supct/html/historics/USSC_CR_0388_0001_ZO.html">interracial marriage has been fully legal in the United States since 1967,</a> these unions are still rare since <a href="http://www.pewsocialtrends.org/2012/02/16/the-rise-of-intermarriage/">the overwhelming majority of&nbsp; Americans marry within their own race</a>.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:56:48 +0000 Charity Nebbe 44230 at http://iowapublicradio.org Interracial Marriage in the US The Evolution Of The Divorce http://iowapublicradio.org/post/evolution-divorce-0 <p>More than forty percent of first marriages in the United States end in divorce. Many members of today's generation of divorcees are trying to learn from the mistakes made by their divorced parents. They are seeking a <em>better</em> divorce. Today on <em>Talk of Iowa</em>, we talk about the evolution of divorce with a happily divorced couple, a family therapist, and a mediator.</p><p></p> Mon, 23 Jun 2014 20:06:10 +0000 Charity Nebbe 42658 at http://iowapublicradio.org The Evolution Of The Divorce Reflections on Varnum http://iowapublicradio.org/post/reflections-varnum <p>Five years ago the Iowa Supreme Court ruled in <em><a href="http://www.iowacourts.gov/wfData/files/Varnum/07-1499%281%29.pdf">Varnum v. Brien</a></em> that same-sex marriage was legal in Iowa.&nbsp; Host Charity Nebbe talks with people who have been affected by the decision including Ryan Roemerman of the<a href="http://iowapridenetwork.org/"> Iowa Pride Network</a>, retired Presbyterian minister Rev. Greg Smith, and events planner <a href="http://www.panachepoints.com/">Beau Fodor</a>.&nbsp; Also, Heather Yoeman and Dean Genth discuss being able to marry their same-sex spouses.</p><p></p> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 19:03:15 +0000 Charity Nebbe & Sarah Boden 38566 at http://iowapublicradio.org Reflections on Varnum Choosing Gratitude http://iowapublicradio.org/post/choosing-gratitude <p>All our lives we are taught to strive for things like success or wealth, but research shows that cultivating an attitude of gratitude daily can change your life.&nbsp; <a href="http://www.jamesaautry.com/">James Autry</a> and his wife, <a href="http://publications.iowa.gov/135/1/executive/1-3.html">Former Iowa Lt. Gov. Sally Pederson</a> have co-authored the new book <a href="http://www.helwys.com/bookexcerpts/choosing_gratitude_365_excerpt.html">“Choosing Gratitude 365 Days a Year.”</a>&nbsp; They sit down with host Charity Nebbe to discuss meditations on gratitude.</p><p></p> Thu, 05 Dec 2013 21:31:40 +0000 Charity Nebbe & Dennis Reese 33104 at http://iowapublicradio.org Choosing Gratitude Interracial Marriage in the US http://iowapublicradio.org/post/interracial-marriage-us <p>Although <a href="http://www.law.cornell.edu/supct/html/historics/USSC_CR_0388_0001_ZO.html">interracial marriage has been fully legal in the United States since 1967,</a> these unions are still rare since <a href="http://www.pewsocialtrends.org/2012/02/16/the-rise-of-intermarriage/">the overwhelming majority of&nbsp; Americans marry within their own race</a>.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Mon, 06 May 2013 16:45:02 +0000 Sarah Boden & Charity Nebbe 20314 at http://iowapublicradio.org Interracial Marriage in the US The Evolution Of The Divorce http://iowapublicradio.org/post/evolution-divorce <p>More than forty percent of first marriages in the United States end in divorce. Many members of today's generation of divorcees are trying to learn from the mistakes made by their divorced parents. They are seeking a <em>better</em> divorce. Today on Talk of Iowa, we talk about the evolution of divorce with a happily divorced couple, a family therapist, and a mediator.</p><p></p> Mon, 11 Mar 2013 16:50:10 +0000 Charity Nebbe 17506 at http://iowapublicradio.org The Evolution Of The Divorce