Susan Schneider joins the show to challenge our preconceived notions of consciousness and whether machines can achieve it.
Tom Palmer comes back to the show to address the rise of authoritarian populism and what it means for the state of politics in the U.S.
James Tooley joins the show today to discuss how low-cost private education is viable in the poorest communities in the world.
Finn Brunton is on the show today to talk about why cryptocurrency has emerged as more than science fiction in the last decade.
The underlying ideas articulated by National Conservatism are of value to libertarians because they present a way of seeing the world that is a stark difference from the way we see it.
Robby Soave joins us to discuss his new book, Panic Attack: Young Radicals in the Age of Trump.
Timothy McLaughlin joins us to describe the history of 8chan and its association with recent mass shootings.
Milton Mueller joins us to discuss how social media is not a medical addiction that requires government intervention.
Alex Tabarrok explains that dominant assurance contracts can help markets provide more public goods.
Steve Horwitz returns to the show to discuss how we should be grateful for how much better the world has gotten in the last 1000 years.
Why is my smartphone cheap while my healthcare is crazy expensive? Alex Tabarrok explains the Baumol Effect.
Kevin Currie-Knight joins the podcast to talk about how different libertarian thinkers approached the issue of public education.
Paul and Matthew discuss the history of, and threats to, Section 230. Jennifer Huddleston rebuts the argument that Section 230 was a gift to big tech.
Christopher Coyne and Abigail Hall join us to discuss how foreign intervention and militarism affect domestic life.
Emily Oster joins us to give data-based parenting advice that may surprise you.
Thank you for sticking with us through 300 episodes! Reminisce with us today as Nora Powell interviews Aaron and Trevor.
Diego Zuluaga joins the show today to discuss the latest on Libra, Facebook’s venture in cryptocurrency.
Daniel Okrent joins us to discuss how the “science” of eugenics was the basis of the rationale for the Immigration Act of 1924.