Those who profited so much from slave labor, rebuked the Declaration of Independence, but the Southern justification for slavery varied by region.
Steve Horwitz joins us to debunk some global myths about economics.
Who can win in the new American economic order?
John Aristotle Phillips joins us to discuss how important it is to have detailed voter data in order to run a successful political campaign.
The origin of the idea that liberty could be preserved through the separation of powers endures through the arguments of Polybius.
Southerners strategically supported a small & limited national government, but their motives for doing so were appalling.
Free Thoughts/Power Problem Crossover: Are Libertarians Isolationists? (with Trevor Thrall and Emma Ashford)
Trevor Thrall & Emma Ashford discuss the nuance differences between isolationists, non-interventionists, & pragmatic realists.
Happy Thanksgiving! Look no further for the most (arguably) useful and live-changing technology to put under the tree this holiday season.
This Thanksgiving, blow your relatives’ minds by exploding the myth of self government.
Phil Magness breaks down Lysander Spooner’s radical activist lifestyle.
CRISPR technology promises to eradicate diseases and feed the starving, but should we be worried about possible ill consequences?
Charles Goodyear advises his countrymen to cast off the yoke of romantic destiny and instead “await coolly the progress of events.”
Smith interviews the spirit of Adam Smith, soliciting his opinion of David Hume and other matters.
Ethiopian victory over the Italians inspired resistance to empire for generations, across the globe.
Do you know your states’ constitution? Hon. Jeffrey S. Sutton joins us to discuss state constitutions in contrast with the federal Constitution.
How did Ethiopians remain independent while Europeans carved up the rest of their continent?—with a culture of resistance fifteen centuries old.
Peter Van Doren explains that debates over the use of new technologies typically focus on ethics rather than efficacy.