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Henry Miller Discusses Drug Companies On The Lars Larson Podcast (9:46)

interview with Henry I. Millervia The Lars Larson Podcast
Saturday, August 19, 2017

Hoover Institution fellow Henry Miller discusses the following Washington Post article "Babies with a rare, severe form of epilepsy depend on this drug. The maker stopped selling it."

Analysis and Commentary

John McWhorter On The Evolution Of Language And Words On The Move

by Russell Robertsvia EconTalk
Monday, August 21, 2017

How did bad come to mean good? Why is Shakespeare so hard to understand? Is there anything good about "like" and "you know?" Author and professor John McWhorter of Columbia University talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about the unplanned ways that English speakers create English, an example of emergent order. Topics discussed include how words get short (but not too short), the demand for vividness in language, and why Shakespeare is so hard to understand.

Interviews

Richard Epstein Discusses The Trump Administration On The John Batchelor Show

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia The John Batchelor Show
Friday, August 18, 2017

Hoover Institution fellow Richard Epstein discusses the chaos in the Trump administration.

Interviews

Charles Blahous Discusses Obamacare On The John Batchelor Show

interview with Charles Blahousvia The John Batchelor Show
Thursday, August 17, 2017

Hoover Institution fellow Charles Blahous discusses his Economics 21 article "Cutting Obamacare Subsidies Would Benefit Poor, Says CBO."

Interviews

Michael Petrilli: Charter Support Plummets, Leaving Policy Wonks Flummoxed

interview with Michael J. Petrillivia Education Gadfly (Thomas B. Fordham Institute)
Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Hoover Institution fellow Michael Petrilli discusses Education Next’s new poll and what might be driving the surprising results regarding charter schools and vouchers.

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The Libertarian: Showdown In Charlottesville

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Thursday, August 17, 2017

Parsing the legal, political, and cultural issues raised by the recent violence in Virginia.

Interviews

World Class With Michael McFaul: Russia's Return To Global Power

interview with Michael McFaulvia World Class
Thursday, August 17, 2017

Hoover Institution fellow Michael McFaul talks about how Russia’s history led to President Putin’s rise to power, why he moved toward a more authoritarian regime, and how Russia’s relationship with the United States has changed, particularly since President Trump took office.

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Area 45: School Of Public Opinion: K–12 Schools In The United States

interview with Paul E. Petersonvia Area 45
Thursday, August 17, 2017

Survey of American education: What do parents, teachers, students, and the public think about our K–12 schools?

Interviews

Paul Gregory Discusses North Korea On The John Batchelor Show

interview with Paul R. Gregoryvia The John Batchelor Show
Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Hoover Institution fellow Paul Gregory discusses his Defining Ideas article "A Grand Bargain On Korea."

Interviews

Robert Service Discusses Russia On The John Batchelor Show

interview with Robert Servicevia John Batchelor Show
Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Hoover Institution fellow Robert Service discusses his Defining Ideas article "Russia Wrestles With Islam."

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