Appearance on Full Frontal Zealotry podcast

ScreenHunter_295 Jul. 08 19.31I was interviewed for the now available July 8, 2013 episode of the Australian-based Full Frontal Zealotry podcast.

I spoke about my recent experience at the 2013 Empowering Women Through Secularism conference in Dublin, my activism concerning opposition to prayer at Wilkes-Barre City Council meetings including collaborative efforts with the Freedom From Religion Foundation, approaches to activism, my unwillingness to enter into political office, being genuine, handling criticism, and more.

My interview starts at the 25-minute mark, but be sure to listen to the entire episode.

Listen here!

Justin Vacula

Justin Vacula hosts the Stoic Philosophy Podcast; serves as co-organizer and spokesperson for the Northeastern Pennsylvania (NEPA) Freethought Society; and has hosted monthly Stoic Philosophy discussion groups for the Humanist Association of Greater Philadelphia.

He has appeared on and hosted various radio shows and podcasts; participated in formal debates and discussions; was a guest speaker for college-level courses; was featured in local, national, and international news; and has been invited to speak at various national, local, and statewide events.

Vacula received bachelor’s degrees in Philosophy and Psychology, a minor in Professional Writing, and the distinguished W.A. Kilburn Memorial Award for Philosophy from King’s College in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. He is currently living in the Scranton, PA area attending Marywood University’s graduate-level Mental Health Counseling program and has worked with the Arc of Luzerne County’s Transition to Community Employment program as a teacher’s assistant and job coach alongside adult learners with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

He also plays poker; volunteers as a member of the website and media team for the Greyhawk Reborn Dungeons & Dragons campaign while playing at events in the Eastern United States; and enjoys metal music.