Betsy and Greg welcome special guests Ben Courchesne and Sarah Condon to talk about the new Hulu series, The Handmaid’s Tale. How is the religious dystopia of the fictional Gilead a reflection of our world today?

Musical Interlude Credit: “Woman Around to Blame” by Jeffrey Philip Nelson (

Season 3 Theme: “As I Figure” by Kevin MacLeod (

Guest Footnotes: Find Sarah’s book Churchy: The Real Life Adventures of a Wife, Mom, and Priest here. Also, you can find the Margaret Atwood poem referenced by Sarah here.