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What is a Law?

featuring Trevor Burrus on May 18, 2015

Trevor Burrus explains the meaning and origin of the common law, and differentiates that kind of law from rules that come about via regulation and legislation.

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Does Open Immigration Threaten National Sovereignty?

featuring Alex Nowrasteh on May 8, 2015

Alex Nowrasteh notes that historically, America has had open borders for many, many years and the sovereignty of its territory was never in question.

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An Interview with F. A. Hayek

featuring F. A. Hayek on Apr 29, 2015

Friedrich Hayek discusses monetary policy, the gold standard, deficits, inflation, and John Maynard Keynes in this 1984 interview with James U. Blanchard III.

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Can the Government Protect the Environment?

featuring Patrick Michaels on Apr 22, 2015

Patrick Michaels points out that governments are all too often the worst offenders in the room when it comes to pollution and environmental destruction.

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How Would Libertarians Protect the Environment?

featuring Patrick Michaels on Apr 22, 2015

Patrick Michaels says that free markets and wealth provide better incentives and means for human beings to care for the planet than any government policy.

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Are There Too Many Laws?

featuring Trevor Burrus on Apr 9, 2015

Trevor Burrus discusses the problem of complex regulatory legal systems and how this leads to unnecessary mass incarceration. 

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Ron Paul at Reason’s 15th Anniversary

featuring Ron Paul on Apr 15, 1983

Ron Paul praises Reason Magazine’s influence in the liberty movement and discusses Washington’s need for new ideas.

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Preorder The Libertarian Mind by David Boaz

featuring David Boaz on Jan 20, 2015

The Libertarian Mind is an updated edition of David Boaz’s classic book Libertarianism: A Primer. It will be available February 2015.

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Rational Optimism about Planet Earth

featuring Matt Ridley on Jul 7, 2014

In his recent work on the greening of our planet, Matt Ridley discovered something interesting.

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Campus or Battleground?

featuring Ayn Rand on May 27, 2014

Rand talks about radical student attitudes in the late 60s and in particular a Students for a Democratic Society rebellion in April 1968 at Columbia University.

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The Invasion of Czechoslovakia

featuring Ayn Rand on May 22, 2014

Speaking in the late 60s, Ayn Rand compares the Soviet Union to “a wolf in sheep’s clothing” and stresses how dangerous their policy of expansion was.

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The End of the Road

featuring Ayn Rand on May 19, 2014

Ayn Rand presents her views on international politics, current affairs, and human thought, and shares her take on Lyndon Johnson and Sen. Eugene Joseph McCarthy.

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Why Do Some People Reject Capitalism?

featuring Ayn Rand on May 12, 2014

Ayn Rand answers a few questions about the popular perception of capitalism from students at Columbia University.