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The Libertarian: A Crisis of Liberalism?

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia The Libertarian
Tuesday, June 18, 2019

What the new critics of the free market — on both the left and the right — get wrong.

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Trump And The Changing Power Of The Presidency With William Howell

mentioning Terry M. Moevia Big Brains Podcast
Tuesday, June 18, 2019

One of the leading scholars on the American presidency gives us insight into the Trump era, the history of impeachment, and the power of the office.

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The Libertarian: Break Up Big Tech?

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia The Libertarian
Thursday, June 13, 2019

Why an antitrust framework doesn’t make sense for Silicon Valley giants.

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Area 45: Tilling The Democratic Field With Ben Domenech

interview with Ben Domenechvia Area 45
Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Ben Domenech assesses the democratic presidential race and gives his opinion about who has the best chance against President Trump.

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Area 45: How Public Policy Became War With David Davenport

interview with David Davenportvia Area 45
Friday, May 24, 2019

Having learned that a sense of crisis is helpful in moving forward a domestic agenda, modern-day presidents have declared war on everything from poverty and drugs to crime and terror.

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Area 45: Trump’s Suburban Divide With Barbara Comstock

interview with Barbara Comstockvia Area 45
Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Former congresswoman, Barbara Comstock, discusses the Trump disconnect in her corner of Northern Virginia, and how the GOP can attract more female candidates.

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The Libertarian: Russia Redux

interview with Richard A. Epsteinvia The Libertarian
Thursday, May 9, 2019

Everything you need to know about executive privilege, congressional contempt, and the ongoing fight over the Mueller Report.

Featured

The Big Show In Bololand

featuring Bertrand M. Patenaude, Hoover Institutionvia C-SPAN
Monday, March 11, 2019

Author Bertrand Patenaude shared the story of a US famine relief mission to Bolshevik Russia in 1921 that saved millions of lives in his book, The Big Show in Bololand: The American Relief Expedition to Soviet Russia in the Famine of 1921.

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Victor Davis Hanson on “The Case for Trump”

interview with Victor Davis Hansonvia Uncommon Knowledge
Monday, May 6, 2019

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Victor Davis Hanson analyzes the 2016 presidential election and the success of President Trump in his new book, The Case for Trump.

Analysis and Commentary

A Question On Victims Of Communism Day 2019

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Wednesday, May 1, 2019

George Mason University law professor Ilya Somin, over at The Volokh Conspiracy, makes the point that May 1 should be a day to honor victims of Communism. I agree.

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The Working Group on the Role of Military History in Contemporary Conflict examines how knowledge of past military operations can influence contemporary public policy decisions concerning current conflicts.