Steve Horwitz joins us to debunk some global myths about economics.
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.
Neal McCluskey joins us to talk about how our current education system does not effectively use existing technology to help students learn.
Free Thoughts meets Building Tomorrow with special guests Matthew Feeney & Paul Matzko as we discuss whether or not to fear emerging tech.
Matthew Feeney joins us to discuss how the rapid advancement of drone technology has both promising and threatening applications.
Does Augur, a decentralized prediction market platform, represent the future of the world of betting? Does it serve as a valuable market for knowledge?
A tale of two Chinas, the country leapfrogs the US in tech adoption when activists use blockchain to undermine the “Great Firewall of China”
Adam Bates joins us this week to talk about how the Muslim ban inspired him to change his work focus from criminal justice to refugee relief.
Mark McDaniel joins us to discuss homemade gun technology in response to a recent court case involving gun ownership activist, Cody Wilson.
Alex Nowrasteh joins us today to discuss the state of immigration in President Trump’s America.
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.
Bryan Caplan gives us the case against traditional education.
John Samples joins us to discuss how the Trump presidency is challenging America’s institutions.
Emma Ashford gives us a primer on Saudi Arabia, the oil-rich Middle Eastern nation that is one of the last remaining absolute monarchies in the world.
We talk about the freedom of speech in the internet era. How has the shift to digital communication changed interpretations of the 1st Amendment?