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    California Golden Fleece Award

    California’s Department of Water Resources, which caused a near catastrophe in February 2017, has been named the fourth recipient of the California Golden Fleece Award.

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    NEW BOOK: Pope Francis and the Caring Society

    Edited by Robert M. Whaples

    Pope Francis has issued a call for dialogue on the dynamics of a caring society—but do his proposals for redistribution of wealth and tougher private-property restrictions promote these ideals? And how well do they line up with traditional Catholic teachings?

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    NEW BOOK: China’s Great Migration: How the Poor Built a Prosperous Nation

    By Bradley M. Gardner

    China’s economic miracle has lifted almost 800 million Chinese out of poverty and transformed the global economy. China’s Great Migration traces its roots to the greatest migration in human history and the economic reforms it inspired.

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    NEW BOOK: Crossroads for Liberty: Recovering the Anti-Federalist Values of America’s First Constitution

    By William J. Watkins, Jr.

    Patriots like Jefferson, Mason, and Henry sought to amend the Articles of Confederation, not end it. Could their critiques of the U.S. Constitution help us rein in Big Government?

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    NEW BOOK: Future: Economic Peril or Prosperity?

    Edited by Robert M. Whaples, Christopher J. Coyne, Michael C. Munger

    Can the next 50 years bring unparalleled progress in healthcare, education, energy, work life, and more? Our expert panel explores how government policies will affect future innovation and wealth creation.

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Business Cycles | Robert P. Murphy

Professor Robert P. Murphy talks about business cycles at the 2016 Challenge of Liberty Summer Seminar held in Santa Clara, California.

 

Causes of the Great Depression | Ivan Pongracic

Professor Ivan Pongracic talks about the causes of the Great Depression at the 2016 Challenge of Liberty Summer Seminar held in Santa Clara, California.

 

A Gala for the Future of Liberty: Yeonmi Park, Honoree

Yeonmi Park is the young, renowned human-rights activist and North Korean refugee who will be honored at the Gala for the Future of Liberty.

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