Mike Masnick of Techdirt joins the show to discuss how the European Union’s hamfisted efforts to enforce digital copyright could undermine open internet.
George Smith discusses Kant’s attempt to justify objective moral principles and his views on when the use of coercion is morally proper.
Martin Van Buren was intellectually committed to laissez-faire and limited government, but the devil is always in the details.
Thomas Hazlett joins us for a discussion on the history of the U.S. government’s regulation of the airways.
This week, we talk about smart televisions watching you, the Brave browser, and the life of Twitch streamer Ice Poseidon.
George Smith explains some fundamental features of Immanuel Kant’s moral and political theory.
The Polk years began in a sort of uneasy truce between radicals and conservatives.
Sebastian Edwards joins us today to discuss why we abandoned the gold standard.
Kate Sills joins to respond to several recent articles criticizing smart contracts, including the “Oracle problem.”
George Smith discusses some good and bad influences that Ayn Rand’s ideas had on his own intellectual development.
In 1844, America’s first libertarians made a serious mistake. The kind of mistake with the potential to destroy their whole movement.
Alex Nowrasteh joins us today to discuss the state of immigration in President Trump’s America.
This week, we discuss cryptocurrency and security.
George Smith examines some of Rand’s claims about the beneficial influence of Aristotle’s ideas on the course of Western civilization.
Welcome to Building Tomorrow! A new podcast by Libertarianism.org and the Cato Institute.
Gary Chartier joins us for a conversation on freedom of expression.
The cornerstone of liberty; the thing that all our other rights are built on.
George Smith discusses the issue of whether we should hold a philosopher responsible for the beliefs of those followers who agree with him.