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”
Mark McDaniel joins us to discuss homemade gun technology in response to a recent court case involving gun ownership activist, Cody Wilson.
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.
John Samples joins us to discuss how the Trump presidency is challenging America’s institutions.
Dr. Frank of The Mr. T Experience joins us to talk about the politics of punk rock. What is punk rebelling against? Is it inherently political?
Elizabeth Anderson joins us to talk about her new book, Private Government: How Employers Rule Our Lives (and Why We Don’t Talk About It).
Brock Cusick joins us this week to talk about bitcoin and the decentralized blockchain technology that bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies run on.
David Schoenbrod shares five specific tricks that politicians from both parties use to avoid public accountability.
Michael Malice joins us to give a primer on the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea. What’s North Korea like?