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

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

For the Throne: Our Watch Has Ended (with Ilya Somin)

43 min 19 sec – – Featuring: Trevor Burrus, Ilya Somin, and Natalie Dowzicky

New Conspiracism and Modern Politics (with Russell Muirhead)

46 min 5 sec – – Featuring: Trevor Burrus, Aaron Ross Powell, and Russell Muirhead