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

The Case for Open Borders (with Bryan Caplan & Zach Weinersmith)

55 min 23 sec – – Featuring: Alex Nowrasteh, Bryan Caplan, Aaron Ross Powell, & Zach Weinersmith

How to be Epicurean (with Catherine Wilson)

50 min 15 sec – – Featuring: Aaron Ross Powell, Paul Meany, and Catherine Wilson

The War on Tobacco (with Jacob Grier)

49 min 59 sec – – Featuring: Trevor Burrus and Jacob Grier

Why Liberalism Works (with Deirdre McCloskey)

57 min 11 sec – – Featuring: Aaron Ross Powell, Trevor Burrus, and Deirdre McCloskey

Finding Meaning in an Age of Individualism (with Clay Routledge)

45 min 4 sec – – Featuring: Aaron Ross Powell, Trevor Burrus, and Clay Routledge

From the Magna Carta to Brexit (with David Starkey)

49 min 4 sec – – Featuring: Aaron Ross Powell, Trevor Burrus, Ryan Bourne, & David Starkey