Robert Whaples

Free Thoughts

The Pope’s Politics

featuring Trevor Burrus, Aaron Ross Powell, and Robert Whaples on Feb 23, 2018

Robert Whaples joins us for a conversation on the Pope’s earnest call to build a caring society.

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New Deal

by Robert Whaples on Aug 15, 2008

The New Deal was the series of government programs aimed at those hurt by the Great Depression, which majorly expanded the size and expense of government.

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Great Depression

by Robert Whaples on Aug 15, 2008

The Great Depression, fueled by a chain of bank failures and poor policy decisions, ushered in a permanently larger and more spendthrift government.