Timothy Sandefur is Vice President for Litigation at the Goldwater Institute. Sandefur has litigated several cases involving property rights, eminent domain, and regulatory takings. Sandefur is a graduate of Chapman University School of Law and Hillsdale College.
Sandefur explores how the idea of self-ownership has been expressed in American popular culture and intellectual discourse.
Frederick Douglass was an abolitionist who fought for black liberty both before and after the Civil War.
Constitutionalism binds the government to a pre-decided set of rules and is favored as a form of limiting government expansion.
Instead of focusing on groups and society, individualism places the individual as the focus of ethical discussion and political agency.
Censorship laws, which have taken a variety of forms, are a tool government uses to silence individuals & thought.
In this entry, Timothy Sandefur explains the origins and role of the American judiciary system.
Timothy Sandefur joins us for a conversation on Frederick Douglass.
Smith reviews Sandefur’s biography, Frederick Douglass: Self-Made Man, published by the Cato Institute in 2018.
Timothy Sandefur joins us to talk about the U.S. Constitution. Which is the Constitution’s primary value: preserving liberty or promoting democracy?
Timothy Sandefur joins us for a discussion on economic liberty. Is there a right to earn a living? How is this right being violated today?
The Permission Society: How the Ruling Class Turns Our Freedoms into Privileges and What We Can Do About It
Timothy Sandefur joins us this week to talk about his new book, The Permission Society. When you should you need a permit to do certain things?
Timothy Sandefur joins us for a discussion on political philosophy in the Star Trek science fiction franchise.
Timothy and Christina Sandefur join us to talk about the importance of establishing and maintaining governments and societies that respect property rights.
Timothy Sandefur joins us this week to discuss how Frederick Douglass does not align perfectly into the accepted political factions of today.
Clark Neily joins us for a discussion on judicial engagement and judicial abdication.
Ilya Somin joins us to talk about the politics behind the galaxy’s most popular epic space fantasy franchise.