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Journalists and activist organizations reporting on the persecution of religious minorities around the world face challenges and dangers. This panel discussion features journalists and human rights groups who will discuss the worldwide threats to religious… More
Was the Constitution written in a way that was designed to protect freedom and limit the government’s size? Has it been effective in doing that? And what’s the Supreme Court’s record when it comes to protecting our rights? Robert George,… More
Advocates of redefining marriage assured the public that their proposal would injure no one’s rights or interests. Today it is clear that this is the very reverse of the truth. What are the current and likely future social consequences of redefining… More
Robert P. George, a Princeton professor, author and Chairman of the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom, delivers his keynote address at the annual gala to benefit the Redemptoris Mater Seminary of Boston June 14, 2015.
Dr. Robert P. George, recipient of the 2015 William Wilberforce Award, speaks on standing up for Christian values in an Ivy League institution.
Robert P. George, McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence a Princeton University, gave the keynote address at The Institute of World Politics Commencement Ceremony on May 16, 2015.
Getting along through disagreement is never easy. Preserving the freedom to think and learn and grow comes with a cost. But what if the disagreement itself is valuable for us? What if the cost of freedom isn’t what we expect? And how can we all become the… More
Professor Robert P. George, McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence at Princeton University, speaking as part of the panel discussion held at Princeton on April 16th, 2015. The full panel discussion can be found here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v9Cl9…
A year ago, Professor Robert George’s keynote address at the National Catholic Prayer Breakfast drew national attention. He challenged Catholics to bear witness boldly to the sanctity of human life and the conjugal understanding of marriage, despite the… More
Professors Robert P. George and Cornel West visited GVSU for the Hauenstein Center’s final American Conversations keynote of the 2014-2015 season. Their talk “A Workable Armistice in the Culture Wars,” emphasized the search for truth,… More
From the 2015 ERLC Leadership Summit on “The Gospel and Racial Reconciliation”
Professor Robert George, renowned scholar on religious liberty at Princeton University, spoke with IFI’s Monte Larrick at the recent pro-life SpeakOut Illinois conference.
Students for Life of America (SFLA) is one of the nation’s most active pro-life organizations and the largest youth pro-life organization. We are the only national pro-life organization dedicated to training and equipping college, high school, medical, and… More
How can one describe marriage from the philosophic and juridical point of view? What differentiates other types of unions? The two scholars respond briefly to these questions — Robert P. George (Princeton University) and Sherif Girgis (Yale University)… More
Professor George will discuss the threats posed by the legal recognition of same-sex partnerships as “marriages,” especially when combined with “Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity” (SOGI) laws, to religious freedom and basic rights… More
Raised in West Virginia as the grandson of immigrant coal miners, Robert P. George is now McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence at Princeton University. All the same, his renown as a public intellectual doesn’t stop him from picking up his banjo.
The Princeton Professor urges American Christians to raise their voice against religious persecution in Middle East.
Lyrics: It ain’t no use to sit and wonder why, babe It don’t matter, anyhow An’ it ain’t no use to sit and wonder why, babe If you don’t know by now When your rooster crows at the break of dawn Look out your window and I’ll be gone You’re the… More
Guitarist Michael Smith and guitarist-and-banjo-player Robby George offer an eclectic mix of American music from bluegrass instrumentals, to popular standards, to 60s folk numbers. They promise to transport the audience to the sentimental side of Clinch… More
Dr. Robert P. George, McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence at Princeton University, discusses a petition to destroy the Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL) in Iraq with Dr. Pat Robertson on CBN News’ “The 700 Club” on August 20, 2014.
Robert P. George, U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom Chairman, will present the Annual Report. George is then joined by William Galston for a conversation about the Report and the state of Religious Freedom in the world.
Princeton University’s Robert P. George leads a conversation on U.S. international religious freedom policy fifteen years after the International Religious Freedom Act, as part of CFR’s Religion and Foreign Policy Conference Call series.
National Catholic Prayer Breakfast , Washington, D.C.
Robert George speaks at the Catholic National Prayer Breakfast on the trials of being a faithful christian in the modern world.
ROBERT GEORGE, professor of law at Princeton University and the Chairman of the US Commission on International Religious Freedom on the USCIRF’s new report and the most striking examples of threats to religious freedom worldwide.
Dr. Robert George, McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence at Princeton University discusses the importance of asking questions in this excerpt from his talk entitled “The Nature and Basis of Religious Freedom”. Dr. George’s talk was part of… More
Dr. Gregory Alan Thornbury was inaugurated as the sixth president of The King’s College on April 3, 2014.
Dr. Robert P. George of Princeton University speaks on the role of constitution and the public good in government. He carefully argues that the public good is best served by a limited government that enables the members of its society to take action for… More
Robert George and Cornel West talk discuss human dignity, the evils of greed, compassion v. love, and building deep democracy
The Keynote Address by Robert P. George, Princeton’s McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence, is entitled, “Abortion and the Attack on Conscience” and took place on January 20, 2014 in Gaston Hall for the Cardinal O’Connor Conference on… More
Distinguished scholars Robert P. George, Professor of Jurisprudence at Princeton University and director of the James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions, and Ron Sider, Professor of Theology at the Palmer Theological Seminary, held a… More
Dr. Robert P. George, Chairman of the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom, joins Steve to discuss his letter to the President about attacks committed against Christians in Egypt.
Robert P. George, McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence at Princeton University, outlines the challenges for Christians in our society.
Lecture entitled, “What is Marriage? Man and Woman: A Defense” given by Sherif Girgis, Ryan Anderson, and Robert George at The Wheatley Institution on April 10, 2013.
On February 12, Pastor Rick Warren, Princeton Law Professor Robert George, and former White House Office of Faith-based Initiatives director John DiIulio discussed the importance of religious freedom, paying particular attention to current controversies… More
Robert P. George reflects on the history of the phrase “separation of church and state” in American politics.
This talk took place on 1/24/2013 at the University of New Orleans as part of the Tocqueville Project’s Lectures on Liberty series. For more information, please visit http://www.tocquevilleproject.org.
Two leading public intellectuals—Dr. Robert George of Princeton University and the American Principles Project and Shaykh Hamza Yusuf of Zaytuna College—released a joint letter to the CEOs of the top five American hotel chains urging them to stop selling… More
Professor Robert P. George, the McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence at Princeton University, visited Sydney recently as keynote speaker at the John Paul II Leaders Forum. Praised by US Supreme Court Justice and former Harvard Law School Dean Elena Kagan as… More
Princeton University professor and founder of the American Principles Project Robert George discusses the letter he sent to hotel CEOs asking them to remove porn movies from their rooms.
From “Religious Liberty and the Human Good” a conversation with Robert P. George, McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence, Princeton University. Hosted by David Blankenhorn, President, Institute for American Values. May 29, 2012. Visit… More
Religious Freedom: Why Now? Defending an Embattled Human Right (Conversation between Robert George and Hamza Yusuf)– Berkley Center for Religion, Peace and World Affairs, Georgetown University, March 1, 2012, Vimeo.
This event celebrated the rollout of a new book, Religious Freedom: Why Now? Defending an Embattled Human Right, authored by RFP Associate Director Timothy Shah, under the auspices of the Witherspoon Institute’s Task Force on International Religious… More
Dr. Tom Woodward talks with Dr. Robert George as part of the Princeton Series produced by Trinity College of Florida and The C.S. Lewis Society.
Natural law theorists believe that since all humans are made in the image of God, every person possesses irreducible capacities for rationality, freedom, and moral discernment. Natural law theorists argue that these shared natural capacities can function as a… More
Robert George and Cornel West discuss irreducible human dignity, how to keep power from corrupting , the evil of greed, why the left is on the wrong side of history when it come to abortion, compassion vs. love, and building deep and true democracy.
What does it mean to live as a Christian in today’s world? How can Christians respond to the challenges of modern secular culture? In what ways should Christians at Princeton work together to put their faith into practice? Professors Robert George… More
In this lecture, the eighth in the Manhattan Forum series, Dr. Robert P. George, McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence at Princeton University, tackles the issues at the heart of the contemporary conflict of worldviews. Secular liberals typically suppose that… More
Robert George and Robert Wright discuss natural law vs. utilitarianism, why friendship is good, euthanasia and human dignity.
American Principles Project Founder, Robert George, discusses the social costs of pornography and why the cultural influence of porn calls for principled action.
Summary: Today’s dominant views on sex and relationships often create a disconnect between sex and marriage. George contends that such views misrepresent the nature of sex and marriage by presupposing an implausible “dualistic” conception of the human… More
Dr. Robert George, Founder of the American Principles Project, discusses the ways in which judicial activism has intruded upon the Constitution. For more information, visit our website at www.americanprinciplesproject.org.
Hannah, Rachel, and Robert George sing “Hallelujah,” Christmas 2008.
Robert George, McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence at Princeton University, plays the banjo after the First Things board meeting in 2008.
January 24, 2007 Speaker: Robert P. George, McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence and Director of the James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions at Princeton University Presented by: The Center for Law, Technology, and the Arts Summary: The… More
This lecture was given on February 2, 2005, as part of the University of St. Thomas Archbishop Michael J. Miller Lecture Series, sponsored by the Center for Catholic Studies, Sr. Paula Jean Miller, FSE, Director. The subtitle for this Lecture is “The… More