Cato Institute Vice President of Communications Khristine Brookes joins us to discuss the ever-changing world of news and media.
Aaron Ross Powell
Aaron Ross Powell is Director and Editor of Libertarianism.org, a project of the Cato Institute. Libertarianism.org presents introductory material as well as new scholarship related to libertarian philosophy, theory, and history. He is also co-host of Libertarianism.org’s popular podcast, Free Thoughts. His writing has appeared in Liberty and The Cato Journal. He earned a JD from the University of Denver.
Aaron and Trevor have a discussion about the political authority of the state. Should one obey the government? Is there a compelling reason to?
Daniel C. Russell joins us this week to talk about income and happiness. What do we give up by taking opportunities to earn more money?
‘Forgotten America’ or ‘Alienated America’? Tim Carney joins us to discuss his book about the impact that strong communities have on people’s lives.
Trevor Burrus shares his theory of how government reorganizes the world around its own policies and programs.
Diego Zuluaga joins us for a discussion on cryptocurrencies.
Do you know your states’ constitution? Hon. Jeffrey S. Sutton joins us to discuss state constitutions in contrast with the federal Constitution.
Gary Chartier joins us for a conversation on freedom of expression.
Jeff Vanderslice & Matt Weibel join us today to discuss the inner workings of Congress.
The podcast guests we had in 2015 share some of their greatest intellectual influences and give book recommendations.
Aaron and Trevor note that when we use the political process we have to group together into warring “tribes” to accomplish our goals. That’s problematic.
Libertarians often get called “anti-community.” Aaron & Trevor explain why that thinking leads to many bad arguments against libertarianism.
Aaron and Trevor take listener questions from: Who will build roads and keep corporations honest? To: What’s the libertarian position on abortion?
Ryan Bourne joins us today to discuss the intricate hardships that the poor in the United States are experiencing.
Michael Tanner joins us to discuss the dimensions that affect poverty including; felony convictions, lack of education, & housing policies.
Chris Edwards joins us to discuss the politics that goes into attempting to streamline the federal budget to minimize the federal deficit.
Keith E. Whittington joins us to discuss his book Speak Freely: Why Universities Must Defend Free Speech.
Christy Ford Chapin analyzes if we are rationing or over-providing health care by discussing the history of the American Medical Association.