Following his departure from office, Ronald Reagan was marginalized thanks to liberal biases that dominate the teaching of American history.
Ron Paul praises Reason Magazine’s influence in the liberty movement and discusses Washington’s need for new ideas.
“If Ronald Reagan is the knight of modern conservatism, [it’s] time someone pointed out that the armor is tarnished, the joints creaking, and the sword dulled.”
“The Clark campaign brought libertarianism to nationwide public attention on a scale…considered impossible by almost everyone only four years ago.”
“Unless something unforeseen happens, Reagan will probably remain committed at least to the Kemp-Roth program.”
Palmer “went to New York…to set up a table for the Young Libertarian Alliance, hoping to find some sparks…that might be fanned into flames.” No dice.
Nolan, Ernsberger, Childs, and Poole discuss the achievements and strategy of the Libertarian Party on the 10th anniversary of its founding.
The 1980 Libertarian party presidential candidate, Ed Clark is a public figure for the libertarian movement and played an important role in its popularization.
Some politicians seem authentic on social media & others completely miss the mark. Should political advertising on social media be regulated?
Barry Goldwater’s stark commitment to a platform of freedom and limited government helped to realign public opinion in support of economic conservatism.
Rob Schenck joins us to discuss how his career in the evangelical world morphed into continued political engagement.
Tax competition occurs when governments adopt more attractive tax policies to attract people to live and do business within their borders.
Boaz acknowledges that America is in no golden age of liberty, but adds that freedom is on a perpetual march forward.
Moore reflects on his former teacher, Julian L. Simon, whose theories, though widely derided during his lifetime, have been vindicated posthumously.