Free Thoughts

A weekly show about politics and liberty, featuring conversations with top scholars, philosophers, historians, economists, and public policy experts. Hosted by Aaron Ross Powell and Trevor Burrus.

Episode List

Eugenics and the Immigration Act of 1924 (with Daniel Okrent)

37 min 54 sec – – Featuring: Aaron Ross Powell, Trevor Burrus, and Daniel Okrent

Cracks in the Ivory Tower (with Jason Brennan & Phil Magness)

56 min 33 sec – – Featuring: Trevor Burrus, Jason Brennan, and Phil Magness

Idealizing the Government: Political Philosophy for the Real World (with Chris Freiman)

45 min 26 sec – – Featuring: Trevor Burrus, Aaron Ross Powell, and Chris Freiman

How Did the Western World Get Rich? (with Stephen Davies)

47 min 50 sec – – Featuring: Aaron Ross Powell, Trevor Burrus, and Stephen Davies

How America Gullibly Supported Bogus Foreign Democratic Movements (with Ted Galen Carpenter)

42 min 31 sec – – Featuring: Aaron Ross Powell, Trevor Burrus, and Ted Galen Carpenter

How Petty Misdemeanors Get Seriously Punished (with Alexandra Natapoff)

40 min 10 sec – – Featuring: Trevor Burrus, Aaron Ross Powell, and Alexandra Natapoff