Jonah Goldberg joins us for a discussion on what unites intellectual conservatives and libertarians and the history of the political left.
Ronald Bailey talks about environmental “doomsayers.” Their apocalyptic predictions change, but their solutions remain the same: more government control.
Berin Szoka joins us to discuss what the “net neutrality” movement stands for and why the online community is so angry about the state of the Internet.
Jennifer L. Lawless joins us for a discussion about why young people in America seem to be almost wholly uninterested in running for electoral office.
Andrew Jason Cohen joins us for a discussion on toleration—what does it mean to be tolerant? What should be tolerated? Are we becoming less tolerant?
Katherine Mangu-Ward joins us to talk about the “libertarian moment” and the past and future of libertarianism more broadly.
Christopher Preble examines ways in which an aggressive foreign policy aids the growth of government.
Matt Zwolinski joins us for a discussion on Lysander Spooner’s “Letter to Grover Cleveland,” which Spooner wrote in the last year of his life.
Jason Kuznicki joins us to discuss the left-leaning tendencies of public intellectuals.
John C. Goodman, the “Father of Health Savings Accounts,” joins us for a discussion on the American health care system.
Michael Tanner joins us to talk about the national debt and America’s various entitlement programs and their implications on the country’s future.
Michael Munger joins us for a discussion on the nature of voluntary choice in economics.
Matthew Feeney joins us for a general discussion on the value of philosophy. Why is philosophy important? How do you learn to think philosophically?
Andrew I. Cohen joins us to talk about his book, Philosophy, Ethics, and Public Policy.
Jacob T. Levy explains the tension between liberal political thought and rationalist suspicion of localized power.
Bruce L. Benson joins us for a discussion on the idea of law without a government.
Glenn Harlan Reynolds joins us to discuss the current state of America’s education system.
Daniel J. Mitchell joins us for a discussion on taxation in America.