My guest Sunday, Sept. 13, 2015 @ 6:30pm est is ; Valerie Tarico. Valerie Tarico is a psychologist and writer in Seattle, Washington. She is the author of Trusting Doubt: A Former Evangelical Looks at Old Beliefs in a new light and Deas and Other Imaginings, and the founder of www.wisdom commons.org her articles about religion, reproductive health, and the role of women in society. Have been featured at sites including Alternet, Salon, the Huffington Post, Grist, and Jezebel. Valerie Tarico writes and speaks on issues ranging from religious fundamentalism to gender roles .