Bank of America
interview with Stephen Habervia Wall Street Journal Live
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by Jeb Bush, Clint Bolickvia Wall Street Journal
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by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Chess pieces
by Victor Davis Hansonvia Corner (National Review Online)
by Henry I. Millervia National Review Online
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interview with Edward Paul Lazearvia Bloomberg Television
by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate

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Academic Freedom and Academic Standards

by Russell A. Bermanvia Defining Ideas
Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Anti-Semitism and the case of Steven Salaita.

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The Libertarian: “The Tragedies of Ferguson”

by Richard A. Epsteinvia The Libertarian
Tuesday, August 26, 2014

What we can learn from the chaos in Missouri.

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Lessons From Ferguson

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Defining Ideas
Sunday, August 24, 2014

Libertarians are jumping to rash conclusions about the use of police power. 

Podcast: The Libertarian: “The Tragedies of Ferguson”
Bank of America
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Steve Haber on Opinion Journal

interview with Stephen Habervia Wall Street Journal Live
Thursday, August 21, 2014

Senior Fellow Stephen Haber discussed the recent events surrounding Bank of America on Wall Street Journal Live.

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Never An Excuse for Shooting Unarmed Suspects, Former Police Chief Says

by Joseph D. McNamaravia Reuters
Tuesday, August 19, 2014

I was the police chief in Kansas City, Missouri, when an unarmed African-American teenager was shot by a cop for a non-violent issue. The result was a peaceful and constructive public dialogue — the opposite of what is happening now in Ferguson, Missouri, in the aftermath of the shooting death of Michael Brown, an unarmed 18-year-old.


Chicago vs. St. Louis: More Than a Baseball Rivalry

by Alvin Rabushkavia Thoughtful Ideas
Monday, August 18, 2014

The website Spot Crime displays local daily crime statistics for such categories as shooting, assault, burglary, vandalism, and so forth.

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Barry Weingast on Law

by Russell Robertsvia EconTalk
Monday, August 11, 2014

Barry Weingast, professor of political science at Stanford University and senior fellow at Stanford's Hoover Institution, talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about the nature of law. Weingast takes issue with some of the standard views of law, and proposes a better way to understand law. The two discuss the fundamental principles of law, how it can emerge in a decentralized way to resolve disputes over property and other commercial and social interactions. Examples include Iceland, Ancient Greece, and California during the gold rush. Also considered are how laws coordinate expectations and the way that social pressure can be used to enforce law in a decentralized fashion.


Quick Thoughts on the (Domestic) Legal Basis for Air Strikes in Iraq

by Jack Goldsmithvia Lawfare
Thursday, August 7, 2014

As Wells notes, the Obama administration is contemplating air strikes in Iraq to protect threatened religious minorities there. Setting aside the moral and strategic merits of such strikes, how might they be consistent with domestic law?

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The Libertarian: “Obamacare, Back in Danger”

by Richard A. Epsteinvia The Libertarian
Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Will the DC Circuit’s Ruling Doom the President’s Health Care Plan?


Bill Evers on the Linsella on Liberty Show

interview with Williamson M. Eversvia Kinsella on Liberty
Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Research Fellow Bill Evers discussed the 'Title-Transfer Theory of Contract' on Stephen Kinsella's podcast Kinsella on Liberty.


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