Deirdre McCloskey joins our show again to talk about her new book, Why Liberalism Works: How True Liberal Values Produce a Freer, More Equal, Prosperous World for All.
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.
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Alexandra Natapoff joins us today to discuss how misdemeanors turn innocent people in to criminals.
Russell Muirhead joins us to discuss the difference between conspiracism and conspiracy theory and how it influences modern political discussions.
Stephen Kinzer joins us to discuss an age-old question; What is America’s role in the world?
Jonathan Blanks returns to discuss how versions of liberty were promoted by Martin Luther King, Jr. and Malcolm X during the Civil Rights Movement.
Jason Brennan elaborates on his thesis that “you possess the same right of self defense against government agents as you do against fellow civilians”.
Todd Zywicki explains how the American banking system is regulated to the point where there is no room or even hope for innovation.
Steve Horwitz joins us to debunk some global myths about economics.
Free Thoughts meets Building Tomorrow with special guests Matthew Feeney & Paul Matzko as we discuss whether or not to fear emerging tech.
Will Duffield joins us again to discuss Cambridge Analytica and the future of social media.
John Hasnas joins us this week to discuss the evolutionary process of common law.
Timothy Sandefur joins us for a conversation on Frederick Douglass.
Jay Schweikert and Clark Neily join us for a conversation on law enforcement and accountability.
Robert Whaples joins us for a conversation on the Pope’s earnest call to build a caring society.
John Samples joins us to discuss how the Trump presidency is challenging America’s institutions.
Dr. Frank of The Mr. T Experience joins us to talk about the politics of punk rock. What is punk rebelling against? Is it inherently political?
Elizabeth Anderson joins us to talk about her new book, Private Government: How Employers Rule Our Lives (and Why We Don’t Talk About It).