In this New Year's special episode of TheFallenState TV, Jesse Lee Peterson sits down with Emmy Award winner, life coach, and repeat Oprah guest Rhonda Britten to talk about one of the most tragic scenarios that can happen. After witnessing her father murder her mother and then kill himself, Rhonda wrestled with alcoholism and suicidal tendencies for many years. Jesse and Rhonda discuss the crucial importance of forgiving one's parents, and ask the important question of whether fear is our friend, or our enemy.
In this Christmas Special of TheFallenState TV, author Andrew Klavan sits down with Jesse Lee Peterson and candidly examines the significance of his complicated relationship with his father. He gets real about what it was like to come from a secular Jewish family and struggle to become a successful writer while enduring and triumphing over serious inner conflict and many other challenges. He details how his struggles ultimately and ironically led him to faith in Jesus Christ.
Nowadays it’s rare to hear honest and thought-provoking conversations about real issues. Society has become so politically correct that what used to be considered common sense is now condemned as “hate speech” by some.
Rabbi David Wolpe, Senior Rabbi of Sinai Temple in Los Angeles, who was named by Newsweek Magazine as the most influential rabbi in America joins Jesse Lee Peterson on this episode of TheFallenState TV.
Christian ministers and preachers are regarded as respectable and trustworthy--this is especially true in the black community. Unfortunately, there are many black ministers who are not called by God, and some are outright wolves in sheep's clothing.
Successful marriages and good parenting are the lynch pins to a healthy and stable society. But the traditional family and longstanding Judeo Christian values are now under attack by those on the left who want to redefine the meaning of marriage, family, and gender identity. Sometimes well-meaning Christians fall for the lie and accept evil as good. They fight tooth and nail to defend sin because they’ve been deceived and have accepted false Christian teaching. These “Christians” believe that tolerating and accepting sin is the compassionate thing to do.
At least 61 law enforcement officers have been shot and killed this year -- well ahead of last year's 12-month total, according to the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund.
The most recent shooting happened in Detroit. Wayne State University police Officer Collin Rose was shot November 22 when he tried to stop someone near the university's campus. The 2016 shootings have spanned the nation from California to Massachusetts. This year has been the deadliest since 2011 when 73 officers were shot dead.
YouTube personality Tommy Sotomayor (a.k.a. Mr. Controversy) is an outspoken critic of the failing and destructive elements of black culture. He points out the harsh and hurtful manner in which many black mothers deal with their children and the lack of respect they have for men. Tommy is criticized by some in the black community for his blunt commentary and critique of black culture on his YouTube channel.
Dr. Seth Pickens, pastor of 93-year-old Zion Hill Baptist Church and self-described "mystic" discusses his unique and controversial views on God, faith, the black church, his insecurities, abortion, and same-sex marriage.
“Safe spaces,” “micro aggression,” “cultural appropriation” and other left-wing ideas are stifling free speech and weakening young people. Nathaniel Tsai is the youngest candidate to ever run for state office in California. He is currently a senior at Claremont McKenna College. When SJWs on campus began protesting about being “marginalized” and not feeling “included” things got out of hand. A dean at the school was forced to resign and speech on campus was being censored. Seeing how this political correctness was hurting free speech and dividing students, Nathanial decided to speak up.
Jesse Peterson and Mike Cernovich on Good vs. Evil, Manhood, Conquering Emotions, Success, Women & Race
Mike Cernovich, author of "Gorilla Mindset," lawyer, free speech activist, and prolific blogger of DangerandPlay.com joins Jesse Lee Peterson to discuss manhood, God, courage, conquering negative emotions, women, race relations and Black Lives Matter. Cernovich also opens up about his family life and upbringing. And he reveals what he really thinks about Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton and gives his prediction on the presidential election.