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

Wealth, Poverty and Politics: An International Perspective

40 min 34 sec – – Featuring: Thomas Sowell, Aaron Ross Powell, and Trevor Burrus

People, Not Ratios: Why the Debate Over Income Inequality Asks the Wrong Questions

45 min 51 sec – – Featuring: Ryan Young, Aaron Ross Powell, and Trevor Burrus

Communicating Liberty Through Film and the Making Of “Freedom on Trial”

49 min 13 sec – – Featuring: John Papola, Aaron Ross Powell, and Trevor Burrus

Explaining the Rise of Donald Trump

44 min 22 sec – – Featuring: Ben Domenech, Trevor Burrus, and Aaron Ross Powell

Rituals of Freedom: Libertarian Themes in Early Confucianism

42 min 50 sec – – Featuring: Roderick T. Long, Aaron Ross Powell, and Trevor Burrus

Politics As a Peculiar Business: Insights from a Theory of Entangled Political Economy

50 min 46 sec – – Featuring: Richard E. Wagner, Trevor Burrus, and Aaron Ross Powell